ONTARIO — Every month at Aiken Elementary they focus on a different character trait; during the month of December students learned about compassion.
Aiken students learned what compassion looks like and what it means to be compassionate in school, home, and their community.
The teachers and staff at Aiken looked for students that continually demonstrated compassionate behaviors.
Ontario School District Board Member Matt Stringer joined staff and teachers last month to assist them in passing character trait awards to students.
A list follows of a few of the Aiken Elementary students who demonstrated those compassionate behaviors:
Mayra Pelayo’s Class: Nicholas Milburn, Isabella Larios-Arreola
Justine Segura’s Class: Antonio Garza, Eizley Silveira
Missy Chambers’ Class: Andrew Parras, Noah Martinez
Kelly Grindle’s Class: Johnathon Mair, Mia Gordillo
Mindy Shrum’s Class: Liam Quintero, Hailey Grothaus
Sara Lee’s Class: Adrian Garza-Lopez, Ahveyah Carrasco
Mandee Evans’ Class: Julian Kygar, Esperanza Almaraz
Mollie Weiss’ Class: Layla Rico, Aleciram Canedo Cazares
Candace Zugner’s Class: Angel Roldan, Kelsey Davis
Patty Eidson’s Class: Aaliyah Parra, Buddy Madron
Jennifer Johnson’s Class: Jacob Rodriguez-Lopez, Chase Loscalzo
Heidi Cooper’s Class: Neily Vasquez, Mauro Lopez