At its January 31 meeting, Tacoma Narrows Rotary will congratulate the following eighth and ninth grade students on their achievements in both character and academics. It is the longstanding practice of Tacoma Narrows Rotary to recognize students for improvement in their academic achievement, or other contributions to school and community.
Students for the month of January and their parents, are Kayla Fisher (8th grade), and her mom Teresa Fisher; Ericka Martin (9th grade) and her dad Thaddeus Martin; Tony Brown (8th grade) and his parents Robert and Peggy Brown, and Michael Smith (9th grade) and his mom Heather Harris.
Club president Claudia Ellsworth and Students of the Month Chairman Frank Erickson, assisted Ben Zielke of the University Place School District, will present the awards. All students attend Curtis Junior High in the University Place School District.
Tacoma Narrows Rotary is in its 36th year, and serves primarily the University Place, Fircrest and West End Tacoma area. The club meets 7 a.m. each Tuesday at Fircrest Golf Club, and welcomes visitors. The breakfast buffet is $12.50, and information about speakers, programs, and club activities can be found at it website.