WFSB-TV’s Nicole Nalepa Joins the Thirman L. Milner School for Read Across America Day
SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE March 2015
WFSB-TV's Nicole Nalepa Joins the Thirman L. Milner School for Read Across America Day as the School Celebrates Reading and a MAP Testing Scores Increase
The reporter, back row,far right, with Ms. Bomar's third grade class. Joining them sporting their Dr. Seuss finery are, left to right, Yareliss Burmudez, Thing 2 Assistant Principal Jennifer Blue, Thing 1 Assistant Principal Mariam Yeung, Principal Karen Lott, and Yamilett Burmudez.
On Monday, March 9th, weekend traffic and health reporter for WFSB-TV Channel 3's Eyewitness News joined the staff and students of the Thirman L. Milner School to celebrate Read Across America Day. The school also celebrated an increase of all 5th graders MAP testing scores, and all of the students enjoyed a book give-away.
WFSB-TV's Nicole Nalepa reads to Ms. Bomar's third grade class.
Kindergarteners browse the books. (Left to right) Shamya Cochran, Brooklyn Morales, , Selena Gonzalez, Mrs. Yueng , (Assistant Principal Thing 1), Ms. Tevlin (kindergarten teacher), Sariah Smith, and Alyssa Goordan.
Thing 2 Assistant Principal Jennifer Blue, Principal Karen Lott, and Thing 1 Assistant Principal, Mariam Yeung
ALL MILNER 5th graders saw an increase in their MAP scores; Santonio Diaz, Amando Cruz, Adoni Webb, Makhi , Burke, Norma Gonzalez, Elenith Torres, Kiandra Rivera, and Brooklynn Colo with some characters from Dr. Seuss(!)
Reading Tutors from the Jewish Coalition shared the joy of reading with Milner students.
This is a Milner favorite….Rocket popsicles for all Milner Owls in celebration of Read Across America: Picture left to right, Rihanna Vasquez, Layla Torres, Principal Karen Lott, Yolanda Velez
Pictures and story submitted by Roxanne Chukwurah, Behavior Technician, Thirman L. Milner School