Golden Hill Elementary students honored at end of school assembly

| 28 Sep 2011 | 02:14

    FLORIDA-The 5th grade students at Golden Hill Elementary School participated in their elementary graduation on June 22 in the school's gymnasium. Edward V. Rhine, Interim Superintendent of Schools, was the guest speaker for the morning ceremony, delivering a message to the students. Certificates of Graduation were presented to students by Ronald De Pace, Principal. Other distinguished guests included Lisa Tiger, Director of Special Programs; Florida Board of Education Trustee Daniel Codi; Florida Teachers' Association President Frank Gannon; Police Officer Alex Csorba of the Town of Warwick Police Department, PTA President Wendy Thomas, parents, relatives and friends. Music was provided by the 5th grade Band, the 5th grade Chorus, the 5th grade Select Choir and 4th and 5th grade Trumpet Ensemble. A graduation gift from the Golden Hill PTA to each of the students was also part of the festivities. Awards presented to 5th grade students at this ceremony included the following: American Legion Awards: Robert Gorski, Morgan Kissinger Dare Essay Winners: Matthew Codi, Kathleen Wilson, Madeline Pillmeier, Caitlin Lemire New York State Attorney General's Triple C Award: Jessica Velez, Carlos Sosa Florida Teachers' Association Award: Scott Glowaczeski, Merry Eriksson, Matthew Codi New York State Comptroller Achievement Award: Caitlin Lemire, Joseph April Golden Hill Elementary School Leadership: Stephen Biblis, Dana Vazquez, Katelyn Thomas Teacher Appreciation: Gabrielle Previti, Dana Vazquez, Morgan Kissinger, Jessica Velez, Carlos Sosa, Emily Salmons, Joseph April, Matthew Codi, S. Robert Gorski, Shane Kinley, Justin Sinisi, Rebecca Zis, Katelyn Thomas, Kristen Adams, Anthony Pascarelli, Madeline Pillmeier, Kayla Helmrich, Brittney Zajac, Caitlin Lemire President's Education Award for Educational Excellence: Stephen Biblis, Scott Glowaczewski, Caitlin Lemire, Ryan Maas, Michael Summit, Carlos Sosa, Jessica Velez, Kathleen Wilson, Ryan McLaughlin, Joseph April, Matthew Codi, S. Robert Gorski, Shane Kinley, Nicholas Piazza, Alexandra Scheiman, Justin Sinisi, Katelyn Thomas, Rebecca Zis President's Education Award for Educational Achievement: Kirk Morgan, Heather Moore, Joseph Supenski, Anthony Pascarelli, Brittney Zajac, Kristen Williams 1st Annual Golden Hill PTA's Ralph Pomponio Memorial Music Awards: Band - Matthew Codi, Chorus - Jessica Velez