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Student of the Month December 2019

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     The Ballard R-II School District is pleased to be working in conjunction with the Adrian Optimist Club to honor a Student of the Month for the 2019-2020 school year. 
     Student of the Month is selected by the staff of the Ballard R-II School District using the following criteria: attendance, attitude towards others and school, behavior, leadership, and improvement in or maintenance of good grades. 
     The Student of the Month for December is Senior Donovan Hinrichs, son of James and Teresa Hinrichs. Mr. Bergen states, “Donovan is sharp, respectful, and has a great sense of humor. I thoroughly enjoy having him in class.
Keep on!”  Science teacher, Jennifer Chambers sates, “Donovan is a very kind person.”  Mr. Bridges states, “Donovan has an amazing personality and continually strives to do his best.  He is a great role model and a true pleasure to be around.” 
     For Donovan’s hard work in school, she is receiving a certificate of recognition from the Adrian Optimist Club and $20.00 in Adrian Chamber of Commerce “Chamber Bucks.” Pictured: Principal Dustin Bridges, Donovan Hinrichs, and Optimist Member Michael Cumpton