|

Student of the Month: Emily Perez

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Wayne Lowery presents Student of the Month Emily Perez with a plaque. The Oak Meadow fifth-grader is joined by Buckeye USD Superintendent David Roth, teacher Sue Burkland and Principal Barbara Narez. Photo by Laurie Edwards
Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Wayne Lowery presents Student of the Month Emily Perez with a plaque. The Oak Meadow fifth-grader is joined by Buckeye USD Superintendent David Roth, teacher Sue Burkland and Principal Barbara Narez. Photo by Laurie Edwards

Emily Perez has big dreams. The Oak meadow Elementary fifth-grader wants to become an FBI agent when she grows up.

According to her teacher Sue Burkland, Emily has the drive to achieve her goal. The teacher praised the 11-year-old for taking solid steps toward improving her education during the Student of the Month ceremony at the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills meeting earlier this month. Emily is smart, caring and respects her classmates, Burkland said.

Her efforts and desire to learn have helped her overcome obstacles, added Oak Meadow Principal Barbara Narez.

Emily received $50 and a plaque to celebrate her accomplishments. She was joined by her mom Tara Alexander and brother Andrew Perez, 10.

Short URL: http://www.villagelife.com/?p=31829

This story falls on page "3"
Posted by on May 19 2013.
Last Login: Wed May 13 11:51:47 2015
Filed under Feature Photos, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Recently Commented

  • Ted Blass: Right on! Alan Day is Greg Prada’s puppet. No one has summed it up better. Prada and Day lack the...
  • M.D.: Is this cost cutting or extending an elected term for the pay and benefits without approval of county voters?...
  • Danielle: I just want to say that I remember Coco from when I went to Jackson. She was THE sweetest woman and I...
  • Jeanne Olea: I’m trying to find out where this is. Thinking it my be near Lake Tahoe but I live in Chico. Sure...
  • Terry: McClintock is always looking for ways to skirt environmental laws to aid developers and for the rich to get...