Accelerated Reader awards were recently given to several deserving Indus School students.
“AR Club is a great way for students to continue their love of reading after school,” noted fifth grade teacher Shelly Koenig, who supervises the program.
AR ran from September through May this year, with a final celebration May 8.
The following students received awards for their accomplishments:
Most Words Read
First place — Jacob Dalton, fifth grade, 3,491,897 words
Second place — Cyrus Thomopoulos, sixth grade, 503,053 words
Third place — Nova Mish, fourth grade, 370,822 words
First and second grade winner — James Bjork, second grade, 31.1 points
Third and fourth grade winner — Nova Mish, fourth grade, 49.5 points
Fifth and sixth grade winner — Jacob Dalton, fifth grade, 528.5 points
Over the year, the group of 20 students read a grand total of 5,719,265 words.