Independence Local Schools has launched a new program to recognize those individuals who go over and beyond and make a difference in other people's lives. They are extraordinary...unique... talented...and deserve to be recognized.
Meet our #IPrideStars of the Week! Through the Independence Local Schools Facebook page, we will introduce you to our IPride Stars. They can be students, teachers, staff, alumni, residents, businesses or other community members. We hope these individuals and their stories inspire you and bring a smile to your face. We will chronicle all of our IPride Stars using the hashtag #IPrideStar on Twitter and Facebook so be sure to follow!
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October 31, 2016
We are excited to announce that Independence Local School's Sixth Grade Student Mia Bonfili is the district's first #IPrideStar Star of the Week!
Her nomination reads . . .
This morning when I came to work, Mia was writing and putting post-it notes on EVERY sixth grade locker. Each note had a positive quote or saying. Each student was greeted by a mysterious note this morning saying things like, "You're awesome," or "Smile and have a great day." I think this is a phenomenal demonstration of character and how one person has the capability of changing the world one small deed at a time. Students didn't know where the notes came from, but they were so happy to get them!
Congratulations, Mia, for being selected as Independence Local School's IPride Star of the Week!