Halifax County Middle School students were recognized for their academics, being good citizens, being the hardest workers and more during a recent end of the school year awards ceremony.
The top 10 were recognized for having the highest grade point average including Paige Powell and Blake Rolfe (10), Aaron Crutchfield (9), Noah Crews (8), Alexander Payne (7), Peyton Murray (6), Mason Hatcher (5), Harper Ballance (4), Brooke Mosher (3), Fan Yan (2) and Jaden Grant (1).
Grant also was the recipient of the Kim Bosiger Innovative Thinker Award. The science department honors Bosiger’s memory each year by recognizing a student who demonstrates a “particular zeal for science and a perseverance and drive for success.”
Students who received all As during the school year were recognized including Harper Ballance, Noah Crews, Kayleigh Freeman, Jaden Grant, Mason Hatcher, Brooke Mosher, Peyton Murray, Alexander Payne, Makayla Powell, Paige Powell, Blake Rolfe and Fan Yang.
Students who received the highest GPA in a subject were Fan Yang, English, Brooke Mosher, science and civics, Shelby DeJarnette in math and Jaden Grant and Peyton Murray, Algebra IA.
Receiving the hardest worker awards were Alexia Koral, Tamia Roberson, Imonni Jones, Samiya Mosley, Erin Cannon, Michael Jackson, Hope Doomes, Nidhi Patel, Justin Hamlett, Dalila Aleman Grajeda, Jonathan Snead, Rakaya Chandler, Paige Powell, Donovan Gibson, Dominic Coley-Payne, Jake Dease, Anyah Sparks, Michelle Langford and Faith Doomes.
Citizenship awards were presented to Emilee Elliott, Jamorion Slayton, Olivia Quezada, Khali Garrett, Kyasia Walton, Dominic Coley-Payne, Ayanna Morton, Joel Cunningham, Emma Shepperd, Henry Midkiff, Jonnae Walker, NyQuarius Douglas, Rena Amankwa-Asare, Zi’yon Roberson, Erin Connon, Andrew Jones, Mackenna Rush, Kaiden Thornton, Jada Chaney, Andrew Fisher, Makaila Ford, Kaden Knox, Rakayla Chandler, Darren Bowen, Faith Doomes, Donovan Gibson, Aniyah Yancey, Ethan Wilkerson, Precious Harwell, Gavin Tharpe, Lily Wilkerson, Jayquan Bouldin, Anyah Sparks, Adreana Mease, Sharonte Jennings, Jozlyn Hill and Landon Neighbors.