Students of the Month January 2014

January 2014 Students of the Month
Congratulations to the students selected as January 2014 Students of the Month. Independence is proud of all our excelling students. Gabrielle Paduano, Rotary Student of the Month, is congratulated by Mr. Ambrose, our principal. 
Gabrielle Paduano,  Rotary Student of the MonthElisah Romero Jones, Senior AcademicBrian Olivas, Junior AcademicAlondra Gonzalez, Freshman AcademicMelissa Martinez, January PatriotAnthony Dominguez, Senior  IBC A+April Preston, Senior  IBC A+Manuel Casteneda Noreiga, Jr  IBC A+Liliana Rodriguez, Junior IBC A+Jose Gonazalez, Sophomore IBC A+Mary Madison Guillen, Sophomore IBC A+Delfino Berrelleza, Freshman IBC A+

Gabrielle Paduano, Rotary Student of the Month

Elisah Romero Jones, Senior Academic

Brian Olivas, Junior Academic

Alondra Gonzalez, Freshman Academic

Melissa Martinez, January Patriot

Anthony Dominguez, Senior IBC A+

April Preston, Senior IBC A+

Manuel Casteneda Noreiga, Jr IBC A+

Liliana Rodriguez, Junior IBC A+

Jose Gonazalez, Sophomore IBC A+

Mary Madison Guillen, Sophomore IBC A+

Delfino Berrelleza, Freshman IBC A+




Students of the Month are selected to recognize the academic excellence and citizenship of our Patriots. The following criteria are considered:

  • Shows special effort and/or talent in academic achievements
  • Demonstrates self discipline, positive team/group concept, contributions in extra curricular activities
  • Respects and abides by school rules/policies
  • Models good citizenship through a positive attitude
  • Handles success and defeat with maturity


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