The October Students of the Month for Valley City Jr. High School are Leah Hochhalter, Quincy Corbin, Abby Redfearn and Carson Hass. The criteria for selection are the following: being a hardworking student, showing respect for staff and peers, being honest and trustworthy, and being involved in school activities.
Leah Hochhalter, 7th grade, is the daughter of David and Diane Hochhalter. Her favorite subjects in school are English, FACS, Choir, and Band. She is involved in Student Congress, Speech, Ballet, Tap Dance, and Piano. Leah’s hobbies are playing piano, crafting, drawing, and taking care of animals.
Quincy Corbin, 7th grade, is the son of Andrea Beauchman and Daniel Corbin. His favorite subject in school is English. Quincy’s hobbies are painting and riding bike.
Abby Redfearn, 8th grade, is the daughter of Jen and Chris Redfearn. Her favorite subjects in school are Science and English. She is involved in Tennis, Volleyball, Speech, and Student Congress. Abby’s hobbies are watching Netflix, traveling, and hanging out with friends.
Carson Hass, 8th grade, is the son of Timothy and Vicki Hass. His favorite subjects in school are Physical Education, Health, and Science. He is involved in Archery and is part of the Teen Advisory Board at the Public Library. Carson’s hobbies are fishing, swimming, playing video games, and kayaking.
7th grade honorable mention Students of the Month for October are the following: Tricia Pfenning, Annie Wintch, Victoria Sanchez, Abby Shanenko, Kylee Swenson, Naomi Hanson, Amara Judd, Tessa Kinney, Laniya Rivera-Osgood, Laney Stearns, Saphira Beston, Katie Jones, Greta Goven, Jovi Borg, Abby Schnaidt, Asya Kostecky, and Ayamey Malcom for the girls. Trevor Fetsch, Tee Sylling, Landon Martinson, Aaron Deaver, Bodi Haglund, Miles Taylor, Ivan Wadeson, Jake Anderson, John Olson, Reid Nelson, Kyler Tougas, Jamison Mutschler, and Raf Rivera for the boys.
8th grade honorable mention Students of the Month for October are the following: Alyssa Thomsen, Ella Olson, Hadley Thoreson, Kendra Skramstad, Kendra Braton, Clorissa Nelson, Tesa Olson, Jada Zahn, Brenna Mulder, and Shelby Mulder for the girls. Lucas Compson-Lorenz, Jacob Kruger, Jayden Johnson, Zachary Sykora, Braedon Beyer, Carson Eggert, and Corben Golovanoff for the boys.