Students recognized for respect
Archer Lodge Middle School 8th grader Walker Driver has been recognized by the school as an exemplar of September’s Character Education trait, “Respect.”
Walker was described by his teachers as “very polite and mannerly” and “always has a smile on his face and says hello” when you see him in the hallway. They shared that he always responds with “yes ma’am” or “yes sir” when asked a question. One teacher said he surprised her one day and held the door open for her as they came into the room, and she was so pleased to see that chivalry wasn’t dead. He is a confident young man who has learned even at his young age that people respond to respect and will give it back in return.
Driver is the son of Jeanie and David Driver.
Other students recognized for outstanding respect are Smithfield-Selma High School 10th grader Katherine Renee Walker; South Campus Community High School 9th grader Kayla Shante Artis; South Johnston High 12th grader William Joey West; South Smithfield Elementary 5th grader Elizabeth Zelaya; and West Clayton Elementary 5th grader Kenzi Bossman.