The Solvencia Award ("Soundness of Character") was created by the 2012/2013 Student School Board Representatives. It is a recognition program promoted by the NMFSD School Board and run by the School Board Representatives. In May a student from Nine Mile Falls Elementary School was recognized.
The May Solvencia Award recipient with the two Student School Board Representatives and her teacher, Mrs. Lori Pippenger.
Kind. This word was consistently used by all of the teachers at Nine Mile Falls Elementary to describe the fourth grader who earned the May Solvencia Award. Mrs. Lori Pippenger presented the young lady to the School Board Directors and shared that this student is the essence of the word, having been kind to everyone throughout her years at the school. She is always willing to help her peers, views the cup as half full, not half empty, starts each day with a huge smile, has empathy beyond her years, and is a great problem solver. This fourth grader also likes to organize, which her teachers all appreciate!