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Sharpsburg Elementary names Character Counts! award nominees

January 25, 2007

SHARPSBURG - Kindergarten teachers at Sharpsburg Elementary School have chosen Peyton Blood as the school's Community Partnership for Families Character Counts! nominee for December.

Tina Stotelmyer, Peyton's teacher, nominated her for modeling the Character Counts! pillar of Citizenship.

According to Stotelmyer, "Peyton is a good listener, works hard and always does her best." Stottlemyer also noted that Peyton is becoming an excellent reader and enjoys math and science.

"Peyton is a good friend and role model for all students," she said.

The first-grade teachers at Sharpsburg Elementary chose Gunnar Griffith as the Community Partnership for Families Character Counts! nominee for January. Gunnar's teacher, Chad Gross, nominated Gunnar for modeling the Character Counts! pillars of Respect and Responsibility.

According to Gross, "Gunnar has excellent manners, and does his best to please, and follow directions. He is kind, caring, humble, forgiving and adaptable."

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Peyton's and Gunnar's nominations, along with those of other student nominees from area schools, will be reviewed by the Community Partnership for Character Counts! Committee.

If chosen by the committee, Peyton and Gunnar will each receive a certificate signed by the Washington County Commissioners, as well as a Character Counts! T-shirt.

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