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[APRIL 8, 2005]  BLOOMINGTON -- The Illinois Elementary School Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2005 Scholar Attitude Award, including Blair Bruns of West Lincoln-Broadwell School. Fourteen students from across the state who attend IESA member schools were selected by a panel of judges and will be honored at a luncheon May 5 at 11 a.m. at the Chateau Hotel and Conference Center in Bloomington.

The 14 award winners, two guests of each award winner and the school principal will be guests of the IESA at the luncheon. All award winners will receive a plaque, an award medallion and a $100 savings bond. Stephen Bargatze of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association will be the guest speaker.

To be eligible, students from IESA member schools must be of eighth-grade status, have a minimum grade-point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, participate in at least one IESA activity during each year of their two-year junior high career and demonstrate outstanding citizenship during their junior high tenure. In addition, each student is required to submit a typed essay titled "The Value of Sportsmanship."

Only one student from each IESA member school was eligible for consideration. One student was selected from each of the 14 geographic membership divisions of the IESA board of directors. Nearly 150 applications were received.

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Scholar Attitude Award winners for 2005

  • Division A -- Erin Schoenfelder, Antioch
  • Division B -- Brett Harp, Rockford Holy Family
  • Division C -- Daniel Schliffka, New Lenox Martino
  • Division D -- Kelcey Shafer, Forrest Prairie Central
  • Division E -- Caitlin Blaisdell, Bradford
  • Division F -- Kerbee Koehler, Warsaw
  • Division G -- Taylor Russell, Heyworth
  • Division H -- Andrea Palazzolo, Champaign St. Matthew
  • Division I -- Blair Bruns, West Lincoln-Broadwell
  • Division J -- Parker Thompson, Tremont
  • Division K -- Daniel Bolsen, Lovington
  • Division L -- Elizabeth Sterr, Chatham Glenwood
  • Division M -- Beth Kreke, Teutopolis
  • Division N -- Erika Fouts, Girard

[Illinois Elementary School Association news release]


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