SUBMITTED PHOTO (Left to right) TBE students: Trent Fetzer, a fourth grader aspiring to be a football player; Jackson Shigley, a third grader planning to be a hockey player; Emily Olszak, a fifth grader hoping to be a teacher. Manatee Elementary students: Third grader Haidy Betancourt, a future doctor; Jennifer Trejo, a fourth grader who plans to be a lawyer with fifth grader and future teacher Brenda Estala.
The principals of Tommie Barfield Elementary School and Manatee Elementary School, along with the parents and siblings of the recipients, attended the Kiwanis Club of Marco Island’s Thursday morning breakfast meeting at Porky’s Last Stand. They congratulated the children as they received their awards. Their teachers wrote how much they enjoy having these students in their class.