Students are encouraged and rewarded for outstanding scholarship, citizenship, and personal growth. Various awards are given to sixth, seventh and eighth grade students throughout the year.
Students and staff are encouraged to nominate students that demonstrate traits of good character. The students’ names will be displayed on the O’Rourke Rave Board, which is located in the hallway across from the Main Office.
In 8th grade, students are awarded bronze, silver, and gold medals for the average of the first three quarters.
The English, Science, Social Studies, Math, Health, World
Language, Music, Art, Family and Consumer Science, Technology,
Academic Intervention Services, Special Education, and Physical
Education Departments will each recognize an outstanding eighth