8th grade is promoted to high school

The Grand County Middle School held an awards and promotion ceremony May 30 in the Grand County Middle School gym. The eighth grade choir sang “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perry and the band played “Comet Ride” composed by Brian Balmages. Eighth-graders Hailey Dowd, Jesse Gomez, Maggie Gorene, Natalie Haase, Willow Nichols, Lillian Scott, Seneca Tatera, Anja Thomas and Megan Zunich achieved a 4.0 GPA this year. Above, a relative adorns Maddox Smiley with handmade leis filled with $1, $5 and $10 bills. Smiley is high school bound.Photo by Anthony Militano