The Stanwood-Camano School District Board of Directors recognized Kianni Demmert and Martin Martinez (pictured) with the Shining Star award during the November 17th board meeting. The Shining Star award acknowledges elementary through high school students for working hard and showing that they can overcome challenges.
Kianna is a fifth grade student at Elger Bay Elementary and was praised by Principal Jon Evavold for being reliable, responsible, and shines as a role model for others.
Martin is a fifth grade student at Cedarhome Elementary. Principal Lofgren and teacher, Michelle Stang, said Martin had all the qualities of a shining star, he has a good sense of humor and is a friend to everyone.
The Shining Star award program is sponsored by Sterling Savings Bank (Stanwood Branch) and Lenz Enterprises, partnered with Hollywood Video and Stanwood Cineamas.
Congratualations to Kianni and Martin for being Shining Stars!