Congratulations- Pyles Elementary School teacher Mrs. Terra O'Rouke, was awarded her 2015 grant request to take classes to the Holocaust Museum. Students were then given an essay assignment in conjunction with Chapman University Holocaust Art and Writing Contest. This contest is entered by over 6,000 students around the world. We are pleased to report that Ariel Farhat, Anthony Nguyen, and Aryana Garcia were selected to have their essays submitted to the Chapman University contest. These students along with their teacher, Principal and District Superintendent attended the Holocaust Art and Writing contest ceremony. Congratulations to these students whose lives have been impacted by this experience.
Supply Our Schools Grants Awarded - March 22, 2016, the recipients of the 2016 SOS grants will be presented at the City Council Meeting. This year 22 grants were approved totaling $11,294.10 and involving 1,323 students. Thank you to all the teachers who submitted proposals and congratulations to this year's winners.
Annual Charity Shootout - Information coming soon about the 3rd Annual Charity Shootout. The proceeds from this event are to enhance senior programs in the city.
Congratulations - This year at the 15th Annual Car Show a Special Award was given to the best 1956 entry to celebrate Stanton's 60th Anniversary. Congratulations to Jess Roman for his 1956 Truck entry. A complete list of the Top Winners in each category is listed under Events/Annual Car Show.