The annual Pat on the Back awards are given to fifth- and sixth-grade boys and girls.
It is a good citizenship award chosen by each school’s counselor. Students receiving these awards demonstrate good citizenship, patriotism, friendship and generosity.
The winners participate in the Sweet Land of Liberty parade at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
The winners are:
Brady Thomason and Tyasia Bartley from Berta Weathersbee Elementary School;
Jiyun Kim and Heath Waterson from Callaway Elementary School;
Andy Ramirez and Erin Griffin from Callaway Middle School;
Jakoby Smith and Sierra Wyble from Ethel Kight Magnet School;
Zachary Turner and Charde Nicole Franklin from Franklin Forest Elementary School;
Hunter Brazell and Shiquadrameer Owens from Gardner Newman Middle School;
Austin Roberson and Diamond Story from Hillcrest Elementary School;
Ian Dougherty and Haleigh Cribbs from Hogansville Elementary School;
Luke Daniel, Makayla Jennings and Dennise Berduo-Gonzalez from Hollis Hand Elementary School;
Riley Bowles and Kayle Dalton from Long Cane Elementary School;
R.J. Evans and Zoe Rutledge from Long Cane Middle School;
Dylan Mowery and Lily Redmond from Mountville Elementary School;
Montaveous Hall and Regina Hernandez from Rosemont Elementary School;
Eduardo Rodas-Vazquez and Dreana Alexander from Unity Elementary School;
Joshua Hill and Rebecca Lindsey from Whitesville Road Elementary School.