Each month STRIVE sponsors a boy and girl high school student as Students of the Month.
When choosing this honor, teachers and staff members consider effort in academic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities, adherence to school rules, and demonstration of school spirit and pride.
The November Students of the Month are Brittni Brandwein and Jacob Eastwood, and the December Students of the Month are Jewelee Winn and Ryan Kitchen.
Brittni Brandwein, senior, is the daughter of Dennis and Sharlla Brandwein of Martinsburg.
She is active in Varsity Basketball, Envirothon, Yearbook, Senior Choir, FBLA, and FTA. Brittni enjoys playing basketball, hunting, and photography.
Jacob Eastwood, junior, is the son of Jim and Terri Eastwood of Laddonia. He is active in Trojan Baseball, FBLA, STRIVE, and NHS. Jacob enjoys playing baseball, watching movies, hunting, and playing video games.
Jewelee Winn, sophomore, is the daughter of Frank and Dinah Winn of Benton City. She is active in Basketball, Art Club, and Choir. Jewelee enjoys music, sports, and drawing.
Ryan Kitchen, junior, is the son of Sara Hancock of Rush Hill. He is active in Basketball, Cross Country, FFA, and FBLA.
Ryan enjoys games, hanging out with friends, hunting, fishing, and watching TV, and sports.