Oak-Land honors students

Twenty-four Oak-Land Junior High School students and their parents attended a Feb. 12 breakfast at the Lake Elmo school in honor of the students’ selections as the school’s February students of the month. The students received a certificate and pen in recognition for academic excellence, leadership in the classroom and exemplary positive attitudes Students honored were, seated from left: Madison Quest, Max Rosenmeier, Lauren Newman, Gillian Hazelton, Amber Shenouda, Nuvia Sandoval-Torres, Sam McDonough, Mackenzie Tri, Erin Dreyer, Jacob Morlando and Logan Mitchell; and standing, from left, May Xiong, Elizabeth Rundquist, Taylor Mulcahy, Simon Leppicello, Amelia Schneider, Ace Oubaha, Matthew Crowell, Brooke Knoll, Seth Cattanach, Charlie Richman, Nathan Lager-Ekwall, Anthony Alvarado. Not pictured is Haley Almendinger. (Gazette photo courtesy of Christine Haumerson)