Adams Elementary School

Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll

All A’s

Kindergarten

Ayliana Avila, Nevaeh Andres, Leo Armenta, Cordayla Ash, Mary Bailey, Justin Bartolo Pascual, Erick Berduo Francisco, Elijah Butts, Ja’nyia Byers, Khamyah Caselberry, Harinah Cooper, Nery Gaspar, Seth Hurst, Ja’nyla Johnson, Pedro Juan, Gabrielle Lucas, Jase Morgan, Konner Morrissette, Jayla Parker, Aubree Ruffin, Bryson Thomas Russell, Willay Sayles, Elyssa Simpson-Hardy, Amiyah Strozier, Da’Siyah Timmons, Jacob Tinillo, Taurya Wilson

First Grade

Eliseo Andres, Antonio Armenta, Jontavious Bledsoe, Ella Bludsworth, Sara Cuc, TJ Fletcher, Eli Flores, Dewayne Goode, Sydnie Glover, Jessai Lopez, Aniya Miller, Janiyah Roberson, Tamiracle Rutledge Glass, MJ Sears

Second Grade

Milan Adkinson, Omaira Andres, Balthier Balentine, Kailyn Bowie, Reginald Brunson, Jayreon Duckett, Hailey Holt, Gihanna McCreary, Xylia Scott, Samantha Suarez, Jecori Townsend, Jalen Williams, D’Angelous Woodgett

Third Grade

Ramone Rodrigues, Willany Sayles

Fourth Grade

Quiniyia Hester, Clemencia Juan, Ernestina Martinez

Fifth Grade

Janiya Brisker, Ju’Lyrics Brunson, Ashley Francisco, Krystiana Freeman, Jai’Maya Jackson, Marieta Pedro Juan, Tikeriah Myles, Theophil Oyassan, Kalexiya Yow

A’s and B’s

Kindergarten

Karmello Collins, Brandon Evans, Jonathon Felix, Pascual Felix, Victoria Fletcher, Aubree Holt, Sonia Juan Lucas, Benjamin Pascual, Skylar McCart, Coty Morris, Isaiah Scott, JaBraylen Smitch, TyAshia Spears, Michelle Traylor

First Grade

Javion Avery, Amaree Benjamin-Azu, Triston Blount, Jacoby Byers, Leticia Castaneda, Zaden Dunn, Anderson Fleming, Nihjae Fomby, Malachi Fomby-Harris, Ellanasha Freeman, Jaylon Freeman, Anaira Giles, Jaylen Goodman, Ulisses Guzman, Dale Hall, Aaron Hamond, James Kennedy Jr., Diego Diego Lopez, Dashanique McGhee, Keyon Moore, Marcos Nemecio Marcos, Ta’Kenly Malone, Josh McKee, Iker Quintanilla, JaKolby Riddle, Alonna Thomas

Second Grade

Zhi-Mauri Barker, Bella Bishop, Makayla Chatman, La’Jadovin Collins, Christopher Felix-Cruz, Chance Floyd, Paris Ford, Jacob Hunter, Ester Gomez, Mike Jimenez, Kyleen Johnson, Micaela Juan-Lucas, Ronald Lindquist, McKinley Major, Brianna Mayes, Randy Miranda Berduo, Kaleeyse N-Williamson, Javier Olivares, Timothy Ray, Janessa Rudolph, Londeana Waites, Aubrey Watson, Camden Willingham, Donovan Wilson, Kierra Wright, Janiyah Yow

Third Grade

LeBrenton Baker, Ashlynn Bufford, Roderick Caselberry, Angelica Castaneda, Miracle Cooper, Isaiah Crittenden, Iquinio Diego, Jeffery Duckett, Jayda Gaddis, Kirsten Goodman, Brianna Gore, Rodney Hall, Shakida Hatcher, Keelianna Jackson, Aliyah Kinard, Chloe Lucas, Christian Mateo, Aden Mullinax, Jakayla Orr, Shawnia Pedro, Christian Sanchez, DeJahnae Smith, Sasha Woodjett, Jovan Wright, Jeffery Yow

Fourth Grade

Martavious Anderson, Jayvyyn Barkley, Maddox Bowen, Madison Brown, Jah’Leah Byers, Tamarcus Davis, Payton Deegan, Lisadra Diego, Maariana Guzeman, Amiyah Hughley, Jamiah Lipscomb, Kristopher M-Johnson, JaMiyah Riddle, Angelia Tomas, Isaac Tomas, Oswaldo Tomas, Angel Townsend, Jazmine Wright, Devon Wynn

Fifth Grade

Adrian Andres, Kayden Chatman, Niurka Cruz, Olliena Davis, Andres Juan, Ja’Vari Ledbetter, Antaniyah Lindsey, Javon Looney, Josh Maddox, Taeja Mayes,

Lorena Miquel, Aleaha Patterson, Brent Putnam, Jakiya Ruffin, Carlos Sampson, Tatyanna Satterwhite, Tydrianna Shears, Gabriel Sparks, Eli Mendoza Velasquez, Azelyn Williams, Tyleen Williams, Steven Woodall, Ji-Zeric Wynn

Perfect Attendance

Kindergarten

Jonathan Felix, Pascual Felix, Nery Gaspar, Willay Sayles, Decameron Stevensonn

First Grade

Angelina Aguilar Felipe, De’Arien Avery, Leticia Castaneda, Juana Francisco, Miguel Miguel, Iker Quintanilla, Alonna Thomas

Second Grade

Zhi-Mauri Barker, Christopher Felix-Cruz, Chandler Floyd, Paris Ford, Shankaya Jenkins, Ronald Lindquist, Brianna Mayes, Marlena Pedro-Felipe

Third Grade

Keelianna Jackson, Chloe Lucas, Willany Sayles

Fourth Grade

LaDarius Malone

Fifth Grade

Ju’Lyrics Brunson, Olliena Davis, Gabriel Felix

 

Dean’s and President’s List selections

• Ariel Smale of Guntersville was named to Iowa Wesleyan University’s Spring 2018 Dean’s List. Smale is majoring in exercise science and wellness.

Smale was among more than 140 students named to the Spring 2018 Dean’s List. Students exemplifying academic excellence represent the U.S. and multiple countries. Criteria to be a part of the Dean’s List include degree-seeking students taking 12 or more hours per semester with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

• Akpole Boris Yvan Koffi of Rainbow City was named to the President’s List at Georgia State University during the Spring Semester of 2018.

To be eligible for the President’s List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at least 4.0 for a minimum of nine semester hours of academic credit taken at Georgia State during the fall or spring term with no incompletes for the semester. Eligible students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 for all classes taken at Georgia State.

• Troy University has announced its Chancellor’s and Dean’s Lists for Spring Semester/Term 4 of the 2017-18 academic year.

Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who earn a grade point average of 4.0 qualify for the Chancellor’s List. Northeast Alabama students who qualified were:

ASHVILLE: Clayton Cato

BOAZ: James Galliher

CEDAR BLUFF: Jasmine Adams

FORT PAYNE: Britny Cox

GADSDEN: Draven Jackson, Edgar Santos

GUNTERSVILLE: June Wolford

HOKES BLUFF: Justin Barkley

SYLVANIA: Katie Fleming

Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who have a grade point average of at least 3.65 qualify for the Provost’s List. Northeast Alabama students who qualified were:

ALTOONA: Ashlen Jackson

ATTALLA: Madeline Haynes

GADSDEN: Myranda Luallen

• Juan Mireles of Fort Payne and Lydia Lowery of Fort Payne were named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, Mississippi.

Those on the Dean’s List have earned a quality point average of 3.5 to 3.99 on a 4.0 scale.

• Johnny Brewster of Gadsden was named to the President’s List for the Spring 2018 semester at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont.

Students who are named to the President’s List have achieved a semester grade point average of 4.0 or higher.

• Lawren Brinley of Albertville has been named to Spring 2018 Dean’s List at Berea College in Berea, Kentucky. A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher while passing at least 4 total credits, a course load equivalent to 16 semester hours. Also, Jennifer West of Alabama City graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Berea at last month’s Spring Commencement Service.

 • Taylor Derums of Guntersville was named to the spring 2018 President’s List at Mississippi College in Clinton, Mississippi. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a 4.0 grade point average, based on a 4.0 system. The student must take a full course load of at least 12 semester hours of undergraduate credit with all academic courses impacting their grade point average.

• Ethan Keener of Piedmont was named to the dean’s list at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Illinois, for the Spring 2018 semester. To qualify for inclusion on the Dean’s List, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.00 grading scale.

• Laura Akins of Attalla, Class of 2019, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester at the University of Vermont. Akins is majoring in Public Communication in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

To be named to the Dean’s List, students must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school.

 

College Graduates

• Lorena Franco of Albertville and David Fricke of Boaz received Bachelor of Science degrees during Term 4 of the 2017-18 academic year and Alexander Nelson of Gadsden received a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Arts and Sciences during the Spring 2018 semester at Troy University.

• Jasmine Elyse Heard of Gadsden was among 135 graduates awarded the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Georgia campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, located in Suwanee, Georgia. She is the daughter of Timothy and Felecia Heard of Gadsden.

• Jennifer West of Alabama City graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Berea College in Berea, Kentucky, during last month’s Spring Commencement Service.

 

Grauberger receives
music honor at Samford 

Matthew James Grauberger of Gadsden was honored at the 2018 music honors recital at Samford University. The longstanding tradition included performances by six students and awards presented by faculty members.

Grauberger was named outstanding graduate music major, selected on the basis of total contribution, including spirit, work ethic and collegiality.

The Division of Music in Samford University’s School of the Arts celebrated the talents of students and presented multiple awards and scholarships provided by generous patrons at the honors recital.

 

Veterans honored
at GSCC dinner 

Veterans Upward Bound at Gadsden State Community College honored local veterans during a dinner at the College’s Bevill Center.

Those recognized were Deborah Tucker of Cedar Bluff; James Reid of Boaz; Jean Dumont and Gabe Weatherspoon, both of Anniston; Elaine Bowman of Piedmont; Jose Salinas of Albertville; Harvey Reaves, Michael Mercer and Noretta Lipscomb, all of Anniston; and Racienda Hill and Marquella Sanders, both of Gadsden.

Keynote speaker at the event was Sgt. Major Johnny Baker, retired from the U.S. Marine Corps and former Gadsden State employee.

Veterans Upward Bound is a pre-college program funded 100 percent by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Enrollment at Gadsden State or any other college or university is not mandatory in order to participate. Military veterans residing in Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne, DeKalb, Etowah, Jefferson, Marshall, St. Clair or Talladega counties are invited to take advantage of the free services offered to assist in continuing their education. For more information, contact the VUB Office at 256-549-8286/8328 or email vub@gadsdenstate.edu.