Stanton County Elementary
200 N. Long St., Johnson, KS 67855
|Elementary School Receives Charlott F. Lockhart Award|
Posted Date: 01/27/2017
Mrs. Novack publicly recognized the efforts of the entire elementary staff on providing exemplary reading instruction to the students. Robyn Kendrick and Kyla Cook were thanked for taking leadership roles in the implementation of the Reading Horizon program at Stanton County Elementary School. She thanked the staff in attendance and introduced Mr. Tyson Smith, CEO and President of Reading Horizon to have the honor of receiving the first ever Reading Horizon national literacy award. Mr. Smith and Zach Allred traveled from Utah to present the first Charlott F. Lockhart Award. Mr. Smith thanked the elementary staff and administration for their hospitality and all the details of his day in Stanton County. He recognized the staff for their excellent instruction within the classroom, adding that in his travels across the world, he has visited thousands of schools and the quality of reading and literacy instruction provided at Stanton County Elementary School exceeds the others, and that is the reason the district has been awarded the first national award by his company. He then present the national award to USD 452 Stanton County Elementary School. Mrs. Novack and Mr. Homer asked Kyla Cook and Robyn Kendrick and the entire elementary staff to come forward and receive the award.