Traverse City Record-Eagle

May 11, 2013

Education Newsmakers: 05/11/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — - Traverse City Area Public Schools announced the students selected as 2013 Music Booster and Departmental Scholarship recipients. TC East Middle School students are: Carly Burns, eighth grade flute, Music Booster Alternate; Jack Capper, sixth grade percussion, Music Booster Scholarship; Jenna Elsenheimer, seventh grade soprano, Music Booster Alternate; Lena Gerstle, seventh grade flute, Music Booster Alternate; Madison Partak, eighth grade flute, Music Booster Alternate; Elliot Smith, seventh grade trombone, Music Booster Scholarship; Abe Stone, seventh grade tenor, Music Booster Scholarship. TC West Middle School students are: Sarah Dant, seventh grade violin, Music Booster Scholarship; Madison Hertel, seventh grade soprano, Music Booster Scholarship; Julia O’Mara, seventh grade alto, Music Booster Alternate; Brooke Ostrowski, seventh grade clarinet, Morris Scholarship; Hayden Talbot, eighth grade tuba, Music Booster Scholarship. TC Central High School students are: Ellis Begley, 11th grade violin, Jessica Rogers Memorial Scholarship; Fischer Diede, 11th grade bass, Music Booster Alternate; Abbey Green, ninth grade violin, Music Booster Scholarship; Emily Jenkins, ninth grade mezzo-soprano, Music Booster Scholarship; Marie Laird, 11th grade soprano, Mel Larimer Memorial; Ivan Suminski, 11th grade violin, Karen T’Kindy Memorial; Nicholas Suminski, 10th grade piano, Music Booster Scholarship. TC West Senior High School students are: Nick Hirshenberger, ninth grade percussion, Reggie Box Scholarship; Maddie Holm, ninth grade violin, Music Booster Alternate; Bridget Keene, 11th grade violin, Morse & Hahnenberg Moving & Storage Annual Scholarship; David Mather, 10th grade baritone, Music Booster Alternate; Annika White, 11th grade alto, Elsie Mannor Randall Scholarship; Annalisa Wiesner, 10th grade soprano, Music Booster Scholarship.

- Seven TCAPS schools have achieved the Michigan Green Schools designation, by earning 10 or more out of a possible 20 points, based on the program criteria: Eastern Elementary School, 20 points, Evergreen Status; Silver Lake Elementary School, 15 points, Emerald Status; TCAPS Montessori at Glenn Loomis, 17 points, Emerald Status; TC Central High School, 16 points, Emerald Status; TC West Middle School, 20 points, Evergreen Status; TC West Senior High School, 20 points, Evergreen Status; Willow Hill Elementary School, 20 points, Evergreen status.

Michigan Green Schools is a non-profit agency dedicated to helping all Michigan schools, public and private, achieve environmental goals.

- The following is a partial list of area students named on the Dean’s List at Central Michigan University for the Fall 2012 semester: Katelyn Michele Olson, Austin Michael Peters, Kelsey Ann Stark and Caitlin Elizabeth Strobel, of Petoskey, Alisha Marie Rickman, of Grawn, Carlee Kline Rhoadarmer and Krystyna Marie Speaks, of Interlochen, Kayla Michelle Duran, Nicole Ann Fisher, Hilary Paige Hoeflin, Emily Lint, Amanda Mae Ocobock, Kyle Allen Smith and Katherine Danielle Tulppo, of Kingsley, and Adeline Kate Meachum, of Old Mission.