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Speech Elective News

Honor Society Awards: On Friday, March 3, three Speech elective students were inducted into the National Speech and Debate Association’s Honor Society and awarded a Degree of Merit. These students completed 25 hours of public speaking and service activities through participation in competitions, volunteering and leadership. Congratulations to Maria Elena N.S., Sofia O. and Madeline F. for achieving this distinction and using their skills to improve our school, parish, and community.

St. John Public Speaking & Service Awards: Also on Friday, eight Speech elective students were honored for successfully completing their first 15 hours of public speaking and service activities. Students earned this distinction by using their public speaking skills in competition and service to their school and community. Each student was presented with a service pin and certificate to commemorate this milestone. Congratulations to Addison C., Logan D., Aspen P., Jada W., Maria Elena N.S., Sofia O., Madeline F. and Mila W. 

Golden Eagle Award: The Golden Eagle Award is an opportunity for students to acknowledge each other and celebrate their teammates’ success. This award recognizes students who go above and beyond in their service to their team, school and community. Congratulations to Sofia O., Maria Elena N.S. and Addison C. for meeting your peers’ high standard of excellence!

Great job, students! We are so proud of you, and thank you so much, Mrs. Sue Pierce, for your enthusiasm, guidance and support!

St. John Girl Scouts Troops

Cookie season is here, and we have St. John Girl Scout Troops ready to fill all of your cookie needs! If you do not personally know a Girl Scout, ordering from a Troop website is a great option. In the spirit of kindness, each Troop plans to donate proceeds to non-profit organizations. Thank you for supporting Girl Scouts!

St. John Girl Scout Troops will also have booth sales at the following locations:

  • Sat., March 11 – QFC (Holman Rd.), 10am-12pm
  • Sun., March 12 – Fred Meyer (Holman Rd.), 10am-12pm
  • Sat., March 18 – Ballard Town & Country, 10am-12pm
  • Sun., March 19 – Ken’s Market, 10am-12pm