BOE honors students and teacher of the month for October


LAVALLETTE — Students and the Teacher of the Month of October were named and honored at the Nov. 16 Lavallette Board of Education meeting.

Prior to each student receiving a certificate, teachers who nominated them spoke about their character and the attributes they possess to be named student of the month.

The Students of the Month of October are: kindergartener Giancarlo Craparotta, first-grader Ella Ferlise, second-grader Isla Donaldson, third-grader Sarina Guerrieri, fourth-grader Ava Selert, fifth-grader Carter Zurichin, sixth-grader Sienna Sakowicz, seventh-grader Katie Kirchner and eighth-grader Preslee Fusaro.


Superintendent and Principal Dennis Filippone said, “It is a great honor for us to be able to honor you guys. Kids like this don’t happen by mistake. It’s through the hard work of you guys as parents. We nurture them in school as much as we can, but without your support and without your help kids aren’t nearly as successful. They are here for a reason. You’ve instilled character, confidence and all of those things into your children and they demonstrate that every day in school.” 

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