What impact has Mr. Casillas had on colleagues and students over the past month? Mr. Casillas has such a wonderful impact here at Sierra, on our staff and students. Casillas is always willing to help out in every single situation, even the ones that might not be ideal. Mr. Casillas has built such strong relationships with our students, to where our students can really trust and rely on him. Casillas was selected by fellow staff members due to many reasons, including his ability to work as a team, his attentiveness, and his punctuality. "Good people bring out [...]
What impact has Julie had on colleagues and students over the past month? Julie goes above and beyond to make sure everyone is welcome and comfortable every chance she gets. She is always helping out where she can to ensure the success of not only our students, but our staff too. Why did other staff members select Julie as Staff of the Month? Julie has been as Sierra School for nearly 5 years, and going on 3 years as the administrative assistant. She is the face of our school and the first smiling face you see when [...]
What has Spencer done over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Spencer B. has been at Sierra School of Weld County for nearly three years and is only 2 months away from graduating. Spencer shows up everyday with a positive yet humorous attitude and is always ready to take on the day. Spencer is a leader and a role model student, and more than willing to help out whether it be student or staff in need of help. What is something Spencer has accomplished so far this school year that they are proud of? Spencer [...]
Alex M. — 5th Grade Mr. Smith because he is really nice. Letting other kids take VTOs (voluntary timeouts) before me. I've been working on it and I'm perfect at it! Lunch, I really like eating lunch. Art because I get to be creative. Coping skills especially when other kids stress me out.
Dominick H. — 6th Grade Mrs. Houdek because she is funny and helpful. Moving up in Mr. Walker's class. On a scale of 1 to 1 million I am 2 million times happy and proud! My friends and having consistency of seeing the same friends every day. Math because I am really really good at it. I've learned about fractions which is good because I want to build things. Also, I've learned self control. Get older. Also, learn to control your behaviors. Reaching Gold [...]