SOUTH PORTLAND — Mark Judkins, a third grade teacher at Skillin Elementary School, recently won an award from the Kids’ Science Challenge for encouraging his students to enter the annual contest. Eighteen of his 21 students submitted entries to the contest.
For his efforts, Skillin Elementary will received a $3,500 gift certificate to use towards a Naturalyards school garden kit.
SOUTH PORTLAND — Grade 6 High Honors: Olivia Adams, Lindsey Ayre, Delphi Bourassa, Lilliana Brandao, Abby Cavallaro-Lee, Sophie Chase, Thomas Costin, Madison Cyr, Jennifer Diphilippo, Riley Ellis, Paige Fleming, Meghan Graff, Lyndsey Green, Jacob Hardin, Grace Hartley, Maeve Kelley, Molly Malczynski, Noah Malone, Daniel Mickiewicz, Shannon Murphy, Jack Napolitano, Andrew Nicholas, Maeve Ratliff, Rylee Sinclair, Jiwana Soleimani, Alexandra Sorescu, Brooklynn Soucier, Lily Tedford, Elizabeth VonSeggern, Jack Vose-Gimbel, Lionel Whitehead, and Hannah Yesse.
Grade 6 Honors: David Albert, Kaya Backman, Bianca Barker, Madelynne Boudreau, Mackenzie Bowden-Damien, Carolyn Breau, Rosalie Bryson, Josef Conti, Stella Cooley, Charles Cronin, Sophia Devou, Elizabeth Foster, Jared Foster, Erica Glidden, Asael Gonzalez, Caitlin Greene, Joshua Harmon, Rachel Haynes, Spencer Houlette, Kayla Hulsey, Liam Hurkes, Matthew Ingham, Zachary Johnson, Khemara Johnston, Liberty Kenison Conley, Andrew Kenny, Chance Lamour, Andrew Leblanc, Graclynn LeDuc, Joseph Leonard, Cora Loring, Stella Lynch, Wendy Manning, Jackson Martin, Patrick Martin, Elyse McFarquhar, Sergej Mojsilovic, Leif Olson, Jesse Pearlman, Christiana Pothier, Andrew Provencher, Luke Rainsford, Max Rooker, Andreas Sandoval, Erin Sawyer, Amelia Scofield, Sean Scott, Juliana Selser, Mathew Silvius-I’Aboni, Alivia Sobey, Christopher St. John, Owen Sullivan, Morgan Tattan, Jack Tierney, Megan Whynot, Gina Williams, and Jacob Wilson.
Grade 7 High Honors: Amanda Bouchard, Kaitlin Bouchard, Cameron Deiley, Andrew Falconer, Aaron Isele, Emma Jones, Robin Jordan, Alexander Keiter, Gabrielle Linscott, Victoria Nixon, Brianna Norsworthy, Alyson Pottle, Ellen Stanton, Julia Stanton, Samuel Troiano, Benjamin Tucker, Marian Whited, Gordon Whittemore, Shabnam Yazdanpanah, Joy Zanghi and Finn Zechman.
Grade 7 Honors: Nicholas Aliquo, Isaiah Anderson, Eric Brown, Olivia Doughty, Colby Earles, James Ellis, Ethan Frederick, Sky Friedland-Farley, Patrick Graff, Vene Hashimoto, Ansel Hoecker, Regan Hoyt, Joseph Jalbert, Michaela Johnson, Samuel Kemp, Brandon Lebourdais, Michael Lehman, Jasmine McKenzie, Sofia McNally, Phoebe Morrison, Michael Nichols, Adam Palmer, Amelia Papi, Ella Piper, Patrick Powers, Trevor Richardson,Brandi Snow, Lexy Snow, and James Stawarz-Danforth.
Grade 8 High Honors: Drew Abramson, Emma Benington, Andrew Bradbury, Katherine Cabaup, Mary Cronin, Ava Desjardins, Josie Diphilippo, Sarah Glidden, Edita Isakovic, Mackenzie Jones, Margaret Koukos, Jack Kunin, Phoebe Little, Casey Loring, Julia Lydon, Ian Mitchell, Emma Raftice, Julia St. John, and Dejan Tisma.
Grade 8 Honors: Vincent Aliquo, Eythor Antonsson, Samuel Ayre, Leah Berry-Sandelin, James Bigbee, Connor Brown, Baleigh Burns, Tristan Campbell, Eli Canfield, Joseph Carpenito, Brady Cyr, Jesse Cyr-Brophy, Gavin Damian-Loring, Maegan Dunbar, Sumner Ellis, John Fiorini, Tara Ford, Caitlin Gaven, Miranda Gleason, Jackson Haynes, Brandon Hewes, Madison Houlette, Lindsey Hurkes, Claire Jackson, Andrew Jalbert, Meagan Johnson, Griffin Kelley, William Kirk, Anna Kiselevich, Kaeli Leddy, Alex Livingston, Sophia MacCarthy, Jacob Maloney, Noah Manning, Eden Martin, Ciera Mullen, Krystal Nevells, Bodhi Ouellette, Abigail Rioux, Benjamin Rooker, Dylan Rottkov, Adele Small, Jacquelynn Tanguay, Caitlyn Tucker and Zachery White.
Rep. Heather Sirocki, R-Scarborough, and Rep. Amy Volk, R-Scarborough, recently welcomed members of Girl Scout Troop 1310 to the State House. Members of the troop had the change to serve as honorary pages to the representatives.