Gillespie Middle School announced on Wednesday their leaders of the month for February. Receiving the award was Maria Alger, Emma Gipson, Darci Wolber, Ian Brown, Caleb Weeks, and Caleb Tucker. Sixth-grade teachers chose Maria Alger, daughter of Barry and Lora Crainick, as their February’s student leader. They state, “Ria is always positive and loves to […]
Cloe Damm, daughter of Amanda and Adam Self, has been chosen as Gillespie Middle School’s Student Leader of the Week by Mrs. Roemer. Roemer says, “Cloe has fit in well since moving to GMS. She is always polite, mannerly and considerate of others. Her positive attitude is an asset to the classroom”. Cloe says, “I […]
Two Gillespie Middle School teams consisting of 8th-grade students placed in the top five in the Middle School Olympiad competition that took place on Monday, February 25. Gillespie students competed against numerous teams from schools in Macoupin, Calhoun, Jersey and Greene counties. The students built various structures and completed paper and pencil assignments that earned them enough points to win […]
Gillespie Middle School announced on Tuesday their leaders of the month for January. Receiving the award include Elissa Cline, Audrey Layton, Kennedy Helmkamp, Isabelle Balzraine, Collyn Oberkfell, and Jack Voyles. Elissa Cline, daughter of Kellyn and Justin Peoples, has been chosen by Mr. Bertagnolli as a student leader in physical education because she works hard and displays […]
Chloe Fellin, daughter of Chuck and Kathy Fellin, has been chosen as Gillespie Middle School’s student leader of the week by school office administrator, Marsha Mussatto. Mussatto said Chloe always has a positive attitude and goes the extra mile to help out when needed.
Delaney Taylor, the daughter of Amanda Reiniesch, was chosen as the student leader of the week at Gillespie Middle School by sixth-grade social studies teacher, Mr. Bilbruck. Bilbruck said Dalaney is enthusiastic about learning new things and always asks about helping others.
Lexi Emelander, daughter of Kelly and Eric Emelander, has been named as Gillespie Middle School’s Student Leader of the Week by seventh-grade English Language Arts (ELA) teacher, Mrs. Wilson. Wilson says Lexi brings her positive attitude to ELA, where she consistently works hard and always adds to class discussion. “She balances school work with extracurricular […]
Ben Thompson, son of Kristen Shearlock and Tommy Thompson, has been named Student Leader of the Week at Gillespie Middle School by his band teacher, Mr. Simon. Simon says, “Ben is a hard worker who models musicianship and positive behavior for the younger students. Ben even learns music on his own by ear”. Ben says, “My […]
SIXTH GRADE Maria Alger, Aiden Bailey, Amelia Barrios-Madison, Zoey Bergen, Bailee Borror, Mia Brawner, Aiden Brennan, Ian Brennan, Alexander Clark, Elissa Cline, Landen Emelander, Savannah Fee, Corinne Fellin, Logan Griffith, John Halteman, Kennedy Helmkamp, Andrew Henderson, Landon Higginbotham, Jack Kaylor, Haeden Kellebrew, Lewey Rya, Leo Li, Travis Livengood, Traegen Madeline, Madilyn Martin, Gabriel Montano, McKenna […]
Michael Bertetto, son of Michelle and William Bertetto, was chosen as Student Leader of the Week at Gillespie Middle School by Mr. McNicholas. McNicholas states, “Michael is a well-spoken young man who can perceive how others feel, has a kind and caring hearts and acts with great purpose.” Michael says, “Being proactive means “you are not […]