Kind and caring. Inclusive of all peers. Wants to help others every day. Focused on moving forward and succeeding after overcoming past challenges. An...

Kind and caring. Inclusive of all peers. Wants to help others every day. Focused on moving forward and succeeding after overcoming past challenges. An all-around great person.

These are the some comments provided to describe Chesterfield County Public Schools’ 2019 Students of the Year, who were recognized April 25 during a special dinner and awards celebration sponsored by the Midlothian Rotary Club.

The annual Students of the Year gala recognizes two students from every Chesterfield County school who are selected for demonstrating characteristics associated with the values of integrity, equity, teamwork and ingenuity.

The 2019 Students of the Year are listed below:

Elementary schools
Bellwood Elementary – Ja’Meirah Lewis, Sophia Hopkins
Bensley Elementary – Edyn Bedoya Cuellar, Ariatna Barron
Beulah Elementary – Aries Yourkovich, Angie Midence Gamez
Bon Air Elementary – Daniel Madison, Grace Davis
Chalkley Elementary – Allison Hidalgo Jacome, Tye White
Marguerite Christian Elementary – Tylin Hill, Stefani Lugo Hing
Clover Hill Elementary – Gabriella Soto, Jonah Seifert
Crenshaw Elementary – Dylan Bankert, Jayla Roberson
Crestwood Elementary – Angelina Fiorillo, Raylin Paula Perez
Curtis Elementary – Guadalupe Villa Ramirez, Jada Graves
Davis Elementary – Lucinda Baltz, Karmyn Carter
Ecoff Elementary – Rhys Sartor, Katie Vong
Enon Elementary – Paul Johnson lll, Emila Flowers
Ettrick Elementary – Kinsley Hengle, Jeremiah Coleman
Evergreen Elementary – Tameem Mohamad, Wesley Johnson
Falling Creek Elementary – Edwin Maldonado-Escobar, Sara Montoya
Gates Elementary – George Budraski, Amelia Cruz
Gordon Elementary – Kendall McCormack, Julianne Woo
Grange Hall Elementary – Zachary Dale, Averie Gallamore
Greenfield Elementary – Angela Han, Sariyah Fitzhugh
Harrowgate Elementary – Hailey Surina, Harmoni Lynch
Hening Elementary – Abigail Huitz Alonzo, Zahria Robinson
Hopkins Elementary – Joel Chavarria, Shawn Johnson
Jacobs Elementary – Marely Alvarez Velasco, Kendall Reed
Matoaca Elementary – Lillian Ellett, Benjamin Bassett
Providence Elementary – Zay’Quan Smith, Olivia Murphy
Reams Elementary – Penelope Jaeger, De Andre Carter
Robious Elementary – Camden McChesney, Jacob Nelson
Salem Church Elementary – Braylon Kersey-Tyson, Jordonna Martinez
Elizabeth Scott Elementary – Jose Perales, Kayla Knight
Alberta Smith Elementary – Carter Castlebury, Aaliyah Allen
Spring Run Elementary – Sam McGuigan, Laura Nelson
Swift Creek Elementary – Ella Etters, Aaron Perkins
Watkins Elementary – Eleanor Sitkiewicz, Matthew Schumacher
Bettie Weaver Elementary – Alex Hein, Mary Cameron Leahy
Wells Elementary – Zyahna Mayes, Jillian Wiseman
Winterpock Elementary – Daniel Nigriny, Mehloni Wilson
Woolridge Elementary – Wyatt Harrison, Archer Jamison

Middle schools
Bailey Bridge Middle – Teresa Smith, Ethan Cermack
Carver Middle – Mariah Booker, Christian Eastling
Davis Middle – Jaidyn Payne, Kunj Patel
Falling Creek Middle – Kennedy Taylor, Persia Daye
Manchester Middle – Sean Fang, Heidy San Jose
Matoaca Middle – Ellie Griffin, Jayquentin Goodwyn
Midlothian Middle – Nadine Greer, Caden King
Providence Middle – Jase Callaham, Anjeolaoluwa Archer
Robious Middle – Shannon Selfe, Lanie Grant
Salem Church Middle – Jackson Drewry, Kiara Prosser
Swift Creek Middle – Garrett Wilcox, Jaden Hughes
Tomahawk Creek Middle – Ellinore Talley, Makhi Jackson

High schools
CTC @ Courthouse – Mikayla Fulcher, Vongai Zhandira
CTC @ Hull – Zachary Hutcherson
Carver Academy – Rachelle Reyes, Aaron Wilson
Clover Hill High – Kennedy Lundeen, Thomas Ensley
Cosby High – Valeria Pabon, Trinity Green
James River High – Stephania Chavez, Trae Zegarra
L.C. Bird High – Markus McClelland, Dong–Young Kim
Manchester High – Alexandra Chapman, Karee Brown
Matoaca High – Ashlyn Wyatt, Morgan Mick
Meadowbrook High – Maria Martinez Lemus, Jacayla Richardson
Midlothian High – Sarah Nugent, John Rowe
Monacan High – Molly Ecroyd, Christopher Porter
Thomas Dale High – Rahil Kapoor, McKenzie Ferguson