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Ichabod Crane Middle School Announces December Rider of the Month Students

December Rider of the Month students


(Jan. 12, 2017) Each month, Ichabod Crane Middle School honors students that demonstrate our school district’s mission and community values. These students have been recognized by middle school teachers and staff for exemplifying what it means to be an Ichabod Crane Rider. They exhibit all-around good character, morals and demonstrate Rider values and Rider pride in the classroom, in sports, arts, music, and in the community.

Students receive a certificate, a letter from Congressman Chris Gibson and an ice cream coupon donated by Stewarts.

We are pleased to announce the Rider of the Month students for December and what teachers had to say about them.

Aaron SkelleyAaron Skelley

Aaron is a very deserving Rider of the Month. Aaron is being recognized for being a young person of character that makes us proud to have him as part of our team. Aaron is very open-minded and accepting of everyone. He is kind to his peers and seems to have a level of patience and understanding beyond his years. Aaron is a fun, engaged student , and he has a great sense of humor. He is always willing and ready for every task! You rock, Aaron.




Quinn BartonQuinn Barton

Quinn Barton is a distinguished Rider of the Month. Quinn exhibits character that we are very proud of. He is a great representative of Rider pride because he presents himself in a kind, compassionate, thoughtful manner throughout the day. Quinn is always ready with a smile, a hug, an anecdote, or a curious question to bring a smile to everyone around him. Quinn is also a very hard-working student who has demonstrated a great deal of growth academically so far this year. Way to go, Quinn!






Owen WarnerOwen Warner

Owen is a dedicated, conscientious student. He strives to do is best on all of his work. He is a self-advocate, and puts his best work forward. He considers the details necessary to strive for excellence. He takes every opportunity to be successful, while still encouraging others.






Victoria SladeVictoria Slade

Victoria has a vibrant personality, and is well-liked by both her peers and teachers. She is outgoing, flexible, and helpful. She is consistently displays that she is an organized and hardworking student. Victoria is a conscientious, motivated student who tackles assignments with her best effort.







Ivan GomezIvan Gomez

Ivan is a hard-working, conscientious student who is always striving to improve. He doesn't hesitate to ask teachers how he can make his work better. Ivan is polite, respectful and well-liked by his peers. Everyone enjoys his sense of humor and he is willing to work with anyone. Ivan is kind, caring and a good role model for those around him. We are proud of you Ivan!





Nathan NortonNathan Norton

Nate is a wonderful student! He hard working and goes above & beyond in his studies. Nate is respectful and polite to his teachers without exception. He is also kind, loyal and helpful to his friends. All of Nate's teachers feel very lucky to have him in their classes. Keep up the good work Nate!








Luke DeeLuke Dee

Luke is a valued participant in every class. His knowledge and humor makes the periods fly by and more enjoyable for everyone. Luke is a hard worker and interacts well with his peers. He is a pleasure to teach and he brings a welcome smile to the groups he works with.





Mairanda CoonsMairanda Coons

Team 8P is pleased to name Mairanda Coons their "Rider of the Month." She has a positive attitude toward school and always tries her best. She is having a very successful school year. She is kind and compassionate toward all. Mairanda is the first to offer to help others with schoolwork or with other tasks. She is a good friend and is caring toward all her classmates. When she faces challenges, she keeps a poitive outlook and never gives up. Mairanda is an example of perseverance and compassion, and we are proud and grateful to have her on our team.