Orion is a brilliant young artist who
demonstrates an attention to detail in his
artwork that is far beyond his years. A sweet
and kind student who always enters the art
room ready and happy to express his creativity,
Orion helps other students with their work and
is always a ray of sunshine in art class. Keep up
the great work Orion!
Since getting to know Alexander in art class, I
have come to see how much of a sweet,
helpful, and hardworking student he is. Every
day, Alexander comes to art class prepared to
work his hardest and show his amazing
creativity. In addition to being a great artist,
Alexander is also passionate about helping
other students in the class and myself. Keep up
the great work Alexander!
Tinabora is a remarkable artist who always
works her hardest to achieve her goals.
Tinabora shows striking attention to detail in
her artwork and takes her time in perfecting
her craft. She always enters the art room with a
great attitude and a smile on her face that is
contagious. Keep up the great work Tinabora!
Savana is always a joy to have in the art room.
She is a social butterfly, always thinking out of
the box and exercising an amazing level of
creativity. It is obvious that Savana absolutely
loves art class, and her super energy always
rubs off on her fellow classmates as well as
myself. Savana finds fun in everything, and
always has thoughtful questions. Keep up the
great work Savana!
Kyle is a super creative intellect who possesses
such an astounding joy in creating. The second
Kyle enters the art room, he gets straight to
work and always has so much fun expressing
himself. He shows so much attention to his
artwork and takes so much pride in what he
creates. Keep up the great work Kyle!
Since the beginning of the year, Angel has
shown me such an amazing level of
improvement and such maturity in the art class
room. Angel is such a creative and talented
young artist with a true passion for the arts.
Angel shows so much excitement while working
on her projects and cannot wait to show off her
beautiful work to everybody. Keep up the great
Minh Khue Nguyen
Minh Khue is a brilliant young artist who
demonstrates an attention to detail in her
artwork that is far beyond her years. A sweet
and kind student who always enters my art
room ready and happy to express her creativity,
Minh Khue helps other students with their
work and is always a ray of sunshine in art class.
Keep up the great work Minh Khue!
Jayden Kristoph Ortaliza
The very first day I met Jayden, I was absolutely
astonished by his amazing attitude. As a
student new to PS/IS 217, Jayden always
exhibits a deep love for school, zest for life, and
is a social butterfly; making instant friends with
everybody he meets. Every day in art class, he
comes into my room excited to express his
creativity, and always asks if there is anything
he could do to help me during class. Keep up
the great work Jayden!
Aisultan is a remarkable artist and student.
Every day he shows me such a great and
positive attitude, he is always kinds to others,
and always has the biggest smile on his face.
Aisultan has a great passion for drawing and is
constantly working his hardest to improve his
skills and knowledge in art class. Aisultan’s
super attitude and dedication he demonstrates
with everything he does will take him so far,
and the sky’s the limit for this young and bright
artist. Keep up the great work Aisultan!
Walker is one of the most creative kids I have
ever met! He is always thinking out of the box
and is wise beyond his years. Walker is always
showing me and his fellow classmates new
ideas and new ways of doing things. He has a
super special outlook on life and is always
looking at things from a unique point of view.
Walker is never afraid to be himself and
accomplish tasks in an unconventional manner.
Walker has the makings of a brilliant artist,
intellectual, or whatever he puts his mind to.
Keep up the great work Walker!
Every time David is in my classroom, he
demonstrates such kindness to others,
unsurpassed determination in is art projects,
and is always asking what he could do to help.
David is a very independent and hard worker,
but never hesitates to ask for help. He enters
my room with the biggest smile on his face, and
with such great energy; even though it’s 8:20 in
the morning! David shows enthusiasm,
excitement, and such amazing creativity in the
art room, and is always such a joy to be around.
Keep up the great work David!
Gemma is such a sweet, kind, and thoughtful
young artist. She is meticulous in following any
steps in an art project and takes great care and
attention to detail in her work. Gemma always
has a bright smile on her face and happy to
help others in the classroom and share her
wonderful knowledge and ideas. She shows me
so much maturity and confidence in everything
she does and always brightens up my day. Keep
up the great work Gemma!
Irena Dvorak, Class K004
Irena demonstrates respectful behavior from the moment she arrives at art class! She listens attentively when another artist is speaking, follows class instructions, and perseveres to make her artwork outstanding! Irena’’s favorite art making material is clay. Her favorite piece of art she has made is the painted pattern of shapes that she made in art class. One day, she would like to create a sugar skull out of clay, just like her brother Miklos!
Keep up the excellent work, Irena!!
Dani Cohen, Class 104
Dani consistently demonstrates that she is a positive, responsible and helpful member of her art class! She practices thoughtful decision making when creating her amazing artwork, and does not give up until her work is complete! Dani’s favorite art making material paint. Her favorite piece of art she has made is a house created from index cards that she made with her dad. One day, she would like to make slime in art class.
Great job, Dani!
Lorenzo Aranda, Class 204
Lorenzo stands out for his kindness and respectful behavior in art class! He does an excellent job sharing materials with his fellow artists, lending a hand during clean up, and practicing active listening during instruction. Lorenzo’s favorite art making material is paint. His favorite piece of art he has ever made is his African mask of a bird. One day, he would like to build a sculpture out of wood.
Keep up the great work, Lorenzo!
Taia Reitz, Class 304
Taia serves as an excellent role model to her fellow artists, both in her behavior and her art making. Her attentive listening to instruction, her focus during independent work time, and her thoughtful attention to detail help her to create beautiful pieces of art! Taia’s favorite art making material is paint. Her favorite piece of art she has made is her African mask. One day, she would like to create a 3D letter out of cardboard. Way to go, Taia!
Gemma Bongiorni, Class 401
Gemma stands out for her excellent listening skills, ability to work independently, and her incredible art work! She demonstrates positive behavior by arriving to class ready to listen, helping out around the classroom, and treating her fellow artists with kindness. Gemma’s favorite art making materials are colored pencils, drawing pencils, and markers. Her favorite piece of art she has made is a drawing of a cat- her favorite subject to draw! One day, she would like to create something “cute and beautiful.” Well done, Gemma!
Adam Mechichi, Class 504
Adam exceeds expectations in the art room by practicing respectful behavior, putting careful thought into his artwork, and focusing on his art for the duration of independent work time. Adam is not afraid to try new materials and creative strategies, and he perseveres to continuously improve his art. Adam’s favorite art making materials are colored pencils. His favorite piece of art he has ever made is his skeleton collage. One day, he would like to make his very own comic book. We are proud of you, Adam!
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