Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

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October 10, 2013

Jacksonville Christian Honor Roll

JACKSONVILLE — A HONOR ROLL          

   

2ND GRADE

Calvin Fatta

Connor Sessions

4TH GRADE

Collin Lockett    

5TH GRADE

Darla Morris

 7TH GRADE

Rebecca Morris

AB HONOR ROLL

1ST GRADE

Maggie Urquiza

2ND GRADE

Dennis Chen

Aiden McDonald

Ra’Nyia Whitaker

3RD GRADE

Elly Berry

Andi Dement

Kaylee Profili     

5TH GRADE

Benjamin Thrift    

6TH GRADE

Cheyenne Gilmore

Kaden Profili

7TH GRADE

Peter Chen

Ethan McDonald

Rebecca Thrift    

PERFECT ATTENDANCE

KINDERGARTEN

Jennifer Chen

Kate Meaux

Wes O’Connell

Matthew Thurman

Emily Westerman

2ND GRADE

Aiden McDonald

Connor Sessions

Zak Snider

Ra’Nyia Whitaker

3RD GRADE

Elly Berry

Harmony Townsend

4TH GRADE

Jesse Spraggins

Collin Lockett

Nadia Butler

Zachary King

5TH GRADE

Cameron Glass

Darla Morris

Andrea Thurman

6TH GRADE

Cheyenne Gilmore

7TH GRADE

Peter Chen

Rebecca Thrift

   

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