Student of the Month – Angie Shepard – 1st Grade
We are excited to announce Angie Shepard as our Student of the Month. Angie’s teacher, Mrs. Graham, shares that she is a wonderful young lady and a role model to her peers. Mrs. Graham can always count on her to follow the Tiger Code, no matter where she is at in the school. Angie is always doing the right thing in every situation and is honest, dependable, and a hard worker. She listens respectfully to all adults and classmates and happily lends a helping hand when needed. She is a great listener who follows directions the first time and always does her best in all that she does. Angie is such a joy to be around and Mrs. Graham feels blessed to have her in her class. Way to go, Angie! We’re proud of you!
½ Day – Early Dismissal – Friday, Dec. 21 – Dismiss 11:41 am
Lunch will be served. There will be NO Tiger Academy.
No School – Dec. 24 – Jan. 7 – Christmas Break
School Resumes Tuesday, Jan. 8.
Top Tiger – Lionel Gomez – 1st Grade
”Lionel will be a great addition to the Top Tiger Den. He is kind, helpful, and a strong leader. I can always count on Lionel to do the right thing and to set a great example for others. Way to go, Lionel!” – Miss Arias
Top Tiger – Caleb Shuler – 1st Grade
”Caleb will be a great addition to the Top Tiger Den! I can always count on Caleb to be setting a good example for his classmates. He is a friend to all and always willing to help wherever needed. Caleb is very respectful to students and staff. Way to go, Caleb!” – Mrs. Graham
Top Tiger – Ronnie Golightly – 1st Grade
”Ronnie comes to school ready to learn each and every day. He is always on task and doing his job. He is a friend to everyone and always kind. Ronnie is such a joy to have in class and will be an excellent Top Tiger!” – Mrs. Graham
Top Tiger – Emma Chamberlin – Kindergarten
”Emma is a sweet, kind, compassionate young lady. She is always willing to help others and is a friend to everyone, no matter how different they are from her. She has a huge heart and shows servant leadership. I can always count on Emma to get her work completed and move on to another task so that she is always being a learner. I am happy to welcome Emma to the Top Tiger Den!” – Mrs. Connell
Top Tiger – Makenna Dimetroff – 1st Grade
”Makenna is a sweet young lady who is a helping friend to all! Makenna goes above and beyond to make sure all students feel welcomed and accepted. I can also count on Makenna to set a good example for her classmates. She always uses calm words and calm actions. No matter where she is, Makenna follows the Tiger Code.” – Mrs. Edwards
Top Tiger – Rebecca Council – 1st Grade
“Rebecca is an amazing helper to all. She is also a hard worker who I can always count on to tackle any task given to her, no matter how difficult it may be! Rebecca sets a good example for her friends and she nicely encourages them to make good choices, too. She wants everyone to be successful at everything they do.” – Mrs. Edwards
Christmas dress-up days are here!
Top Tiger – Jeramiah Boulton – Kindergarten
”I am so excited to nominate Jeramiah as our next Top Tiger. Jeramiah always has a smile on his face and is ready for each day. He is kind to others and is always truthful, no matter what the situation or the possible outcome. I can always count on Jeramiah to be doing the right thing even when I’m not watching. He is a friend to everyone and has a beautiful heart that finds the best in everyone and everything.” – Mrs. Halser
Top Tiger – Zoey Howard – Kindergarten
”Zoey is always kind to the teacher and others. Zoey always shows good character even when no one is watching. Zoey is very helpful to others and the teacher can always count on her. Zoey will make a great addition to the Top Tiger Den. So proud of you, Zoey.” – Ms. Birk
Top Tiger – Chase Eskew – 1st Grade
”Chase demonstrates ALL the characteristics of a Top Tiger. I can always count on Chase to be setting a good example for his classmates. He is a friend to all and always makes sure everyone has a buddy or partner when they need one. He always has a smile or helping hand ready for a friend in need. I am so thankful to have Chase in our class. He makes our room a better place to be!” – Mrs. Wright
Top Tiger – Angie Shepard – 1st Grade
”Angie is an amazing role model for her classmates. She is always on task doing her work quietly and neatly. Angie is so kind to others and is always willing to help a friend. I can always count on Angie to follow the Tiger Code. She will make a great addition to the Tiger Den!” – Mrs. Graham
Top Tiger – Kaelynn Mortenson – 1st Grade
”Kaelynn has the biggest and kindest heart! She goes above and beyond to help everyone! Every day, Kaelynn cleans up the trash in our room without being asked. She never expects recognition. She quietly cleans up and goes on her way. She will do whatever she can to put a smile on your face! She is such a joy!” – Mrs. Edwards
Top Tiger – Ruth Anna Hunnicutt – 1st Grade
”Ruth Anna is a natural leader. She always sets an example for others to follow. She makes sure her classmates are on task, but does so in a kind, friendly way. She quietly goes about her business without drawing attention to herself. Ruth Anna shows ALL the qualities of a Top Tiger and I am very proud to honor her with this award!” – Mrs. Wright
Top Tiger – Shaylee Joe – 1st Grade
”Shaylee comes to school ready to learn. She has a great attitude, a warm smile, and a loving heart. Shaylee is a cheerleader and encourager in the classroom. She is always willing to help others. I can always count on her to do the right thing and set a great example in and out of the classroom.” – Miss Arias
Top Tiger – Emma Graham – 1st Grade
”Emma will be a great addition to the Top Tiger Den. She comes to school every day ready to be a learner. I can count on Emma to do her job and lend a hand to help other students and even me! She is very respectful to all students and staff. I am very proud of her!” – Mrs. Kilgore
Top Tiger – Lily Hodges – 1st Grade
”Lily is definitely Top Tiger material. She follows all classroom and school rules each and every day. I can always count on Lily to model appropriate behavior within the classroom and building. Her smile and positive attitude is contagious and is present each day. Way to go, Lily!” – Mrs. Kilgore
Top Tiger – Estelle West – Kindergarten
”Estelle is a sweet young lady. I have so enjoyed her being in my class this year. She is always willing to help anyone out. She is very responsible with her work and her area. She is a friend to each and everyone. She is a great Hollister tiger and will be a great Top Tiger.” – Mrs. Strahan
Top Tiger – Ruthie Lewis - Kindergarten
”Ruthie always comes to school with a smile on her face, ready to learn! She is kind to everyone and a great helper! I can always count on Ruthie to get the job done! Awesome job, Ruthie!” – Mrs. Tyler
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Top Tiger – Mattie Jones – Kindergarten
”I am so excited to nominate Mattie for Top Tiger. She is such a caring friend. She is quick to see if someone needs help and she is everyone’s biggest cheerleader. Mattie works hard to do her best and never complains when I show her ways to improve. She is a joy to be around and I am so proud of the leader she is working to be. Awesome job, Mattie!” – Mrs. Hasler
Top Tiger – Weston Richards – 1st Grade
”Weston sets an amazing example for all students at all times! I can always count on Weston to follow the Tiger Code. He is a respectful young man who follows directions the first time, without hesitation, every time. He will make a great addition to the Tiger Den!” – Mrs. Edwards
Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday
November 21, 22, & 23
Top Tiger – Riley Blevins – 1st Grade
”Riley is an amazing role model for her classmates. She quietly goes about the business of being a leader and setting an example of Top Tiger behavior. She takes good care of her friends and her teacher. She will make an excellent Top Tiger.” – Mrs. Wright
Top Tiger – Matthew Spurling – Kindergarten
”Matthew is a super great student. I appreciate his respectful manners and the way he treats others. He is a friend to all. He also is always doing what he is supposed to be doing. I can always count on him. I am so proud to have him join the Top Tiger Den.” – Mrs. Strahan
Top Tiger – Will Blackwood – Kindergarten
”Will is an amazing young man who has already grown and matured so much this year. Will is always on task, doing his work to the best of his ability. Will is so patient and kind with others, is always willing to help a friend, and when he sees a need, he jumps right in without being asked. He is well-mannered and respectful, and consistently sets an example for others to follow.” – Mrs. Connell
Top Tiger – Madilynn Ramirez – Kindergarten
”Madilynn sets a great example for others in our classroom. She is respectful, polite, and kind to her classmates and teacher. She is such a hard worker! Madilynn tackles every assignment, no matter how difficult, with a smile and works until the job is done to the very best of her ability. Madilynn follows the Tiger Code all day in every area of the building. Way to go, Madilynn!” – Mrs. Ortega
Top Tiger – Grady Stevens – Kindergarten
”Grady is a great student. He is always doing what is expected and more. He is a friend to everyone and is a wonderful helper in the classroom. I am super glad Grady is in my classroom and I know he will be a great Top Tiger.” – Mrs. Strahan
Top Tiger – Della Kolter - Kindergarten
“Della always helps everyone in our class. She always tries her best and is kind to everyone. Our whole class knows if Mrs. Tyler is busy, they can ask Della for help! Way to go, Della!” – Mrs. Tyler
Thanksgiving Food Drive!
Top Tiger – Elyssa Diaz – 1st Grade
”Elyssa comes to school with a HUGE smile and a GREAT attitude! I can always count on her to set a great example for others. She’s always willing to help me and her classmates. Elyssa is a great problem-solver, student, and friend. I am so proud of Elyssa for following the Tiger Code every day.” – Miss Arias
Top Tiger – Greyson Stevens – Kindergarten
”Greyson is ALWAYS respectful, kind, and a learner. He is a great helper, always tries his best, and gets along with everyone!” – Mrs. Tyler
Top Tiger – Aliyah Maxwell – Kindergarten
”I am so excited to have Aliyah as our very 1st Top Tiger. Aliyah always has a smile on her face. She comes to school ready to be a leader. She sets a great example for our class because she IS ALWAYS following the Tiger Code. I am so proud of Aliyah and honored that I get to be her teacher. Thank you, Aliyah, for being you and being such a great student and friend. Congratulations!” – Mrs. Hasler
Hollister McDonald’s Owner, Jennifer Ruprecht, Presents ECC with Check
The ECC sends a BIG "THANK YOU!" to the Hollister McDonald's, our ECC staff, and our parents for a HUGE success in partnering together during McTeacher Night last week! Mr. Waugh, Principal, was presented with a check from Jennifer Ruprecht, McDonald's Owner, for $883.23! Thank you so much! We truly appreciate it! Pictured left to right: Riley Little, Caleb Shuler, Mr. Waugh (Principal), Atheana Heathcock, Jennifer Ruprecht (McDonald's Owner), Heidi Gundry, and Maudie Dawson.
McTeacher Night is Tuesday, Oct. 2, 4:00-8:00 pm, at the Hollister McDonalds! Please come out visit with our teachers and staff and have dinner. The ECC will receive a portion of the proceeds during that time frame! Thank you for supporting the Hollister Early Childhood Center!
No School – Monday, September 3. Have a great long weekend!