News Types: Citizenship Awards

Citizenship Award Winner—Allyse Borst

June 16th, 2022

Allyse Borst is a Grade 9 student at Pembina North Community School. She was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Teacher Carling Montgomery.  Allyse is a lovely person who genuinely cares about those around her. She can often be seen helping and supporting others – her peers and younger students in various activities like sports, […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—David Minchin

June 16th, 2022

David Minchin is a Grade 9 student at Vista Virtual School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Mike Wurz, Leader and Minister of the Rochfort Bridge Hutterite Colony. David attends school at the Rochort Bridge Colony School where his parents teach.    Wurz says, “Over the last five years, I have seen David […]

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Citizenship Award Winners—Benjamin and Joshua Fray

June 16th, 2022

Benjamin and Joshua Fray are twin brothers who are enrolled in Grade 11 at Vista Virtual School. They were nominated for the Citizenship Award by their friend, Ken Black. Benjamin and Joshua demonstrate responsibility by taking initiative to accomplish any duties they are assigned. Black says, “They take a great deal of time out of […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Kobyn Kirchner

May 19th, 2022

Kobyn Kirchner is a Grade 6 student at Dunstable School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Principal Tammy Tkachuk.  “Kobyn demonstrates responsibility and is a very trustworthy young man. He can be counted on to be on task in the classroom and teachers know if he is given a job to do, he […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Amelia Henkelman

May 19th, 2022

Amelia Henkelman is a Grade 6 student at Dunstable School. She was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Principal Tammy Tkachuk.   Amelia demonstrates responsibility and maturity. She understands the importance of following through on tasks and always puts her best into the work she does. Many students look up to Amelia and the school staff […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Jaxon Nanninga

May 17th, 2022

Jaxon is a Grade 4 student at Neerlandia Public Christian School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Teacher Kim Sybesma. Jaxon is often asked to be a partner in group work because he helps and supports others. He is patient, willing to take the time to help his classmates. Jaxon works well in […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Enzzo Santos

May 17th, 2022

Enzzo Santos is a Grade 3 student at Neerlandia Public Christian School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by Teacher Cinnamon Thompson and Program Assistant Char Nanninga. Thompson says, “Enzzo loves his classmates and gets along well with everyone. He helps and supports others, and is always the first to volunteer to help anyone […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Chance Foster

February 8th, 2022

Chance Foster is a Grade 12 student at R. F. Staples Secondary School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by teacher Lalenya Gasse and friend and neighbour Carol Anne McCann.  Chance demonstrates responsibility and has shown himself to be a responsible member of his school. While working in classroom groups, Chance is often the […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Justin O’Keefe

December 15th, 2021

Justin O’Keefe is a Grade 9 student at Swan Hills School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by volleyball and basketball coach Josh Davies.   Justin demonstrates responsibility by making a conscious effort to complete all assignments, being on time and ready for his classes. He always makes an effort to be on time for […]

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Citizenship Award Winner—Charlie Brendzan

December 15th, 2021

Charlie is a Grade 9 student at Barrhead Composite High School. She was nominated for the Citizenship Award by bus driver Mel Tonsi.  On November 2, 2021 Charlie was riding the bus to school when it was struck by a log from a turning logging truck. The log entered the bus through the window across […]

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