The annual Eighth Grade Promotion of Ida Cannon Middle School was held Tuesday evening May 21, in front of family and friends in the HS gymnasium. Sixty two walked across the stage to get their certificate promoting them to the high school level.
Named as the outstanding student from the class of 2023 was Makenzie Gladney. Called to the stage to receive the honor of Valedictorian was Addyson Steele (bottom left), and Mia Spurlock (bottom right) was recognized as Salutatorian. Rounding out the top 10 in alphabetical order were Carli Donovan, Makenzie Gladney, Lillie Jones, Kaden Kinsler, Olivia Kinsler, Emily Moellman, Emily Moyer, and Madilyn Shrum.
Students recognized for their Red Arrow Award were Randy Freeborn, Lena Hagemeier, Neosha Henderson, Cooper Jones, Destiny Killian, Kaden Kinsler, Olivia Kinsler, James Kurfman, Alyssa Love, Gavin Marshall, Taylor Mooney, Gavin Reller, Madilyn Shrum, Addyson Steele, Evan Wilson and Leah Wilson.
Participating in promotion were James Agustin, Trevor Ashing, Stanley Bazan, Alexandria Black, Trenton Brewer, Emma Busby, Kaden Chance, Timothy Collins, Gage Conner, Cierrah Crenshaw, Dashaun Dodson, Carli Donovan, Candice Dowell, Alysa Easter, Randy Freeborn, Destyni Gabel, Makenzie Gladney, Dakota Gramann, Lena Hagemeier, Bobby Hanneken, MaKenna Hargett, Elektra Harper, Jacob Heitman, Neosha Henderson, Aprilann Hunter, James Irving, Cooper Jones, Lillian Jones, Destiny Killian, Ethan King, Kaden Kinsler, Olivia Kinsler, Jorgen Kreuger, James Kurfman, Mason Land, Alyssa Love, Gavin Marshall, MaKenna Mills, Emily Moellman, Taylor Mooney, Emily Moyer, Zachary Potter, Gavin Reller, Christian Rios, Hank Rockwell, John Ryan, Riley Schroeder, Fernanda Servin-Avila, John Shanahan, Mason Shipley, Madilyn Shrum, Mia Spurlock, Addyson Steele, Serene Tuck, Kyle Turnbull, Andres Valencia-Luna, Jesse Vaughn, Duncan Whiteside, Richard Whiteside, Evan Wilson, Leah Wilson, and Joshua Wolanski.