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Heritage Middle School honors excellent students

information provided by Heritage Middle School

LANSING, Ill. (May 19, 2019) – Each month, teachers at Heritage Middle School choose students to receive a Heritage Excellence Award. The award designates students who are role models in terms of:

  • positive attitude
  • character
  • behavior
  • scholarship
  • attendance

The Heritage Excellence Award winners for the months of February, March, April, and May are pictured below.


From left: Joseph Kent (Principal), Arianna Pryor (fifth grade), Kevin Rincon (sixth grade), Jaqueline Gutierrez (seventh grade), and Angela McDuffie (Assistant Principal). Not pictured: Eighth grade winner, Ryan McElroy. (Photo provided)


From left: Principal Joseph Kent, fifth grader Audrey Casares, sixth grader Brooke Stone, seventh grader Samatha Vazquez, eighth grader Sarahi Sida, and Assistant Principal Angela McDuffie. (Photo provided)


From left: Principal Joseph Kent, Jemani Bonaparte (fifth grade), Coryannah Hearns (sixth grade), Jesse Terrazas (seventh grade), David Stewart (eighth grade), and Assistant Principal Angela McDuffie. (Photo provided)


From left: Principal Joseph Kent, fifth grader Mary Adegboye, sixth grader Ayomide Ajide, seventh grader Jerina John, eighth graders Makayla Smith and Nicholas Calderon, and Assistant Principal Angel McDuffie. (Photo provided)

The winning students receive an HEA certificate, a red Heritage Excellence t-shirt (which they are encouraged to wear on any school day), a gift certificate to Buffalo Wild Wings, and an Olive Garden lunch with the Principal and Assistant Principal. Also, their picture is displayed for the entire school year in the school’s HEA Excellence case across from the school office.

Heritage Middle School is located at 19250 Burnham Avenue in Lansing, Illinois.

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