The Rotary Club of Adelanto recognizes two Adelanto Elementary School District students, one on the third Wednesday and one on the fourth Wednesday of each month, throughout the school year. The students must meet at least one of the following criteria in order to be nominated for the S.T.A.R. award, "Striving To Achieve Results":
- Improvement in GPA
- Improvement in Attitude
- Improvement in Attendance
On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Brian Guerra, a 4th grade student at Victoria Magathan Elementary School, was presented with the Rotary Club’s S.T.A.R. award and a gift card at the Rotary Club of Adelanto luncheon. The student is also asked what they want to be when they grow up; Brian answered that he would like to be a basketball or football player.
Ms. Dominguez, Brian’s teacher, wrote the following introduction that was read at the Rotary Club’s meeting:
“Brian is one of our students who have perfect attendance for the year. He has improved his attitude and behavior at school. He has also shown significant gains in his academics. He is in our Dual Immersion program. He has shown over 2 years growth in his STAR Reading and Math assessments.”