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Dillon Students Improve Academics

Several Emerson J. Dillon Middle School students were recently recognized for improving their academics from the second quarter to the third quarter.

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Dillon Middle School Principal Sue Anderson, top left, stands proud alongside students who were honored for increasing their grade point average by five points this quarter.

Honorees received a Jump Shot Award for achieving an overall average of 65 or higher and for increasing their average by five points.

The following fifth-grade students received awards:

Isaac Chesbro, Mackenzie Chetney, Dominic Croteau, Skyla Brown and Thomas Checksfield.

Sixth graders William English, Mariah Gilligan and Alexis Wolfanger received the same honor, as did seventh graders Jacob Scruton and Donovan Zych.

Eighth grade honorees include Jacob Cooper and Haylie Homer.