Katie Wang receives award

Katie Wang, daughter of Karen and Dean Wang of Baker, received $50 and a plaque from Val and Rod Johnson at the annual Longfellow School Awards Assembly.

 

 

 

Katie Wang sixth grade reading

 

Katie Wang, daughter of Karen and Dean Wang of Baker, received $50 and a plaque from Val and Rod Johnson at the annual Longfellow School Awards Assembly. The award is given to any sixth grader who achieves 1000 Accelerated Reading Points in a year. Katie achieved 1554 points this year.

During her six years of elementary school, Katie read 783 books and more than ten million words in sixth grade. Katie’s love for reading is apparent in her academic progress. She is an A student and is very self-motivated.

Teachers agree that reading is key to success in anyone’s educational journey.