Annual Eddy test set for Feb. 20
IRONTON -- For the 52nd year, some students in Ironton will voluntarily take a test. And if they do well, they can add "Eddy award-winner" to their list of accomplishments.
The Child Welfare Club will administer the annual Eddy test on Wednesday, Feb. 20, to qualifying sixth-grade students. The test will be given at Ironton Middle School.
The Child Welfare Club began this program 52 years ago to identify and honor students who had attained top academic achievement in the sixth grade. This is the club's most enduring project.
This year, 32 sixth -grade students from St. Lawrence and Ironton Middle schools have qualified to take the test by scoring in the top 25 percent of their class in standardized tests that were taken in the fifth grade.
Participating this year from St. Lawrence School are: Lauren Bush,daughter of Al and Cristi Bush; Ethan Clark, son of Phil and Cara Clark; Isaac Whaley, son of Andy and M'lissa Whaley and Allyson Woods, daughter of Amy and Scott Woods.
The students from the Ironton Middle School taking the test are: Ethan Adkins, son of Michael and Jessica Adkins; Kyle Adkins, son of Mark and Brenda Adkins; Madison Barnes, daughter of Shayne and Cindy Barnes; Alyssa Nicole Brewer, daughter of Dena Renae Brewer; BriAnna Cooper, daughter of David and Angela Cooper; Shaylin Cox, daughter of Ralph and Kelli Cox; Raegan Crabtree, daughter of Sami Fields-Bollinger and Bobby Crabtree; Kylie Deer, daughter of Brian and Lori Deer; Aaron Eastham, son of Carolyn and Aaron Eastham;
Mason Elkins, son of Ryan Morgan and Travis Elkins; Alaina Kelley Gleichauf, daughter of Dr. Carl A. and Laura K. Gleichauf; Isabella Griffiths, daughter of John and Colleen Griffiths; Loralei Griffiths,daughter of John and Colleen Griffiths; Kylie Hopper, daughter of Tommi Palmer and David Hopper; Aloura Jackson, daughter of Roy and Aletha Jackson; Daly King, daughter of Amanda Harmon and Jason King; Jayedon King, son of Jackie King; Jordyn Koerper, daughter of Kip and Allison Koerper;
Andrew Lawson, son of Heidi Lawson; Kaylie Jean Rase, daughter of P.D. and Beth Rase; Brady Rowe, son of Jerry and Renee Rowe; Deanna Rowe, daughter of Mary Rowe; Tyler Shelton, daughter of Steve and Charlie Shelton; Sebastian Sorbilli, son of Antonio and Georgia Sorbilli; Alyssa Vernatter, daughter of Anthony and Tonya Taylor; Trey Ward, son of Duane and Kristi Ward; Ethan Michael Wilson, son of Sarah Wilson and Eric Wilson; Tanner Wilson, son of Greg Wilson and Paulette Moore.