School: Grant Wood Elementary School
Parents: Faith Sturgill, Ben Hrncirik, Brad Rogers (step-father)
Why was student nominated? Fifth-grade teacher Megan Black said, "Sophia comes to school excited and ready to learn. She always has a positive attitude and is willing to go above and beyond for her classmates and her teachers. Her enthusiasm and fun energy is contagious in our classroom. Sophia is an excellent student and a great role model."
What are you most proud of? "Getting nominated!"
What makes you happy? "Music."
What teacher has inspired you and why? "Mrs. Osborne because she motivates you to be your best and rewards people for doing the right thing and you always want to try your best."
What is your reaction to honor? "Happy that I did that well."