SPHS second quarter Shining Saints

A group of 19 Saint Peter High School students were recognized on Thursday, Feb. 15 as the Shining Saints award winners for the second quarter of the 2023-24 school year. Those students were honored at a breakfast reception put on by SPHS's PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) committee, which sponsors the program. PBIS team members Dani Roehrkasse and Liz Liebfried organized the event and Principal Annette Engeldinger provided the welcome.

(SHOWN ABOVE) SPHS Shining Saints award winners for the second quarter of the 2023-24 school year includes: front row (l to r), Sam Moelter, Kailyn Embacher, Rocio Romero, Phoenix Shane, Madison Braam; second row, Charley Frederick, Sarah Coe, Ella Fritsch, Isabel Putz; back row, Kameron Ulman, Musab Adan, Jace Majerus, Maelynn Matias Mendoza, and Zakiya SayidNour. Not pictured are Austin Reyes, Tomas Larios, Gabe Zayas, Addy Maxfield, and Alex Korir.

The purpose of this program is to recognize the various accomplishments of students within our classrooms and school. Students are nominated by teachers within a department and accompanied by a designated teacher at a breakfast awards program. The suggested list of award criteria includes effort, motivation, academic achievement, initiative, creativity, service to the classroom or community, character, or lives with integrity. 

The following is the list of the first quarter Shining Saints followed by the teacher/staff member who nominated them:

Austin Reyes - Englehorn
Sam Moelter - Bergstrom
Kailyn Embacher - Bergstrom
Madison Braam - Bergstrom & Robinson
Isabel Putz - Shoemaker
Ella Fritsch - Hendrickson

Tomas Larios - Hsin Ching
Rocio Romero - Shoemaker
Sarah Coe - Bakke
Charlie Frederick - Topel
Jace Majerus - D. Clark
Phoenix Shane - D. Clark

Gabe Zayas - Bergstrom
Addy Maxfield - Niemeyer
Kameron Ulman - D. Roehrkasse

Musab Adan - Chantharak
Maelynn Matias Mendoza - Blue
Zakiya SayidNour - Bergstrom
Alex Korir - Bergstrom