CHIPLEY - Kate M. Smith Elementary School recently recognized and congratulated students who met their Accelerated Reader (AR) goal for the second nine-week period of the school year.

About 525 students fell into this category and were treated to a day at the movies as a reward for their diligence.

Additionally, the following students have the distinction of being top ten AR point earners in their grade level for the second nine-week period:

First Grade - Kinleigh Peel, Hudson Shiver, Richard Neel, Hailey Forehand, Karrell Robinson, Khaison Moore, Trace Pelfrey, Jeremy Kersey, Tyler Newell, and Landon O’Steen

Second Grade - Braden Ray, Grayson Martin, Jordan Ratton, Tatum Register, Brayden Williams, Keira Murray, Ashton Martin, Lucious Conerly, Broxton Davis, and Za’Ryah Martin

Third Grade - Addison Heming, Paisley Kriser, Weston Thomas, Ava Stewart, Jada Brantley, Tucker Locke, Alexis Hanger, Keira McClain, Coren Murray, and Aubrey Deal

Fourth Grade - Maggie Clifton, Ta’quavis Gray, Simon Holley, Andrew Hampton, Abigail Hagy, Brantley Kirkland, Josallina Adams, Lane Pelfrey, Jasmine Staten, and Kyler Melvin

Fifth Grade - Asher Holt, Jazmyn Morado-Diaz, Robert Strukel, Tearnie French, Tyler Sanderson, Joshua Hampton, Elijah Crum, Emma Rogers, Connor Bratcher, and Ayden Lee