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, September 28, 2016 Kyreana Washington, a 5th grade student at Adelanto Elementary School, was presented with the Rotary Club’s S.T.A.R. award and a gift card at their luncheon. The student is also asked what they want to be when they grow up; Kyreana answered that she wants to be a teacher.
Mrs. Shelle Zillner, Kyreana’s teacher, wrote the following introduction that was read at the Rotary Club’s meeting:
"Kyreana demonstrates that she is a STAR in the areas of academics and attitude. Kyreanna’s reading scores are improving. Kyreanna is an example in class, modeling excellent behavior and citizenship"
Teacher, Adelanto Elementary School