Two students were selected to be the “Spotlight Readers” for the month of April during the April 26th meeting of the Knox County Board of Education.
Jenna Davis, a third grade student at Central Elementary School, was introduced by her teacher Helena Ledington. Davis read a poem titled “A Teacher for All Seasons” by Joanna Fuchs. She was presented a certificate of appreciation by Board member Carla Jordan.
Austin Bickle, an eighth grade student at Lynn Camp Middle/High School, was the second Spotlight Reader for April 2011. Bickle was introduced by his teacher Elvenia Boggs. He is the first middle grades student to be named a Spotlight Reader. Bickle read from “Out of the Dust”, a book recently read in the SFA reading classes at Lynn Camp. Board member Clarence Brown presented Bickle with a certificate of appreciation.