Piedmont Academy held its Honors Day Ceremony for fourth and fifth-grade students May 17.
Mrs. Stephanie Kelly gave out the awards for Accelerated Reader. Receiving the highest accumulated points in one year and the million-word club went to Mari Jablonski and Gracie Hunt. Students receiving a 90 percent or higher overall yearly AR average included Gracie Black, Mallory Boyd, Jordan Camp, Mari Jablonski, Emily Mills, Loren Pope, Zachary Spivey, Eli Waits, Morgan Whitley, Lawton Harris, Gracie Hunt, Rylee Owens, Summer Strother and Gage Wilborn.
Receiving fourth-grade awards for perfect attendance were Emily Mills, Ashton Mooney, and Mackenzie Rodgers; Yearly Honor Roll: Gracie Black; Yearly Headmaster's List: Mallory Boyd, Jordan Camp, Kelsey Leach, Emily Mills, Eli Waits and Payton Wallace; Yearly Special Distinction: Nicole Edwards, Mari Jablonski, Mackensie Johnston, Loren Pope and Zachary Spivey; Highest Academic Overall Average in fourth-grade: Mari Jablonski; Most Improved Student in Math: Madison Johnson.
Subject Awards: Highest Academic Average in spelling, reading, language, math and social studies: Mari Jablonski; Runner-up in spelling: Nicole Edwards and Zachary Spivey; reading: Loren Pope; language: Mackensie Johnston; science: Loren Pope and Zachary Spivey; and social studies: Loren Pope; mathematics: Nicole Edwards.
Mrs. Helen Harmon handed out fifth-grade awards: Perfect Attendance: Rylee Owens and Cassidy Cook; Yearly Honor Roll: Summer Strother; Yearly Headmaster's List: Haley Cashwell, Caden Clark, Lawton Harris, Mattie Johnston, Madison McCart, Rylee Owens and Lucy Tuggle; Yearly Special Distinction: Gracie Hunt; Highest Academic Overall Average in fourth-grade receiving a plaque: Gracie Hunt; Runner-up with the highest academic average: Haley Cashwell.
Subject Awards: Highest Academic Average in spelling: Lucy Tuggle; reading: Lawton Harris; language: Haley Cashwell, Gracie Hunt and Rylee Owens; science: Lawton Harris; social studies: Lawton Harris and Gracie Hunt; mathematics: Madison McCart. Runner-up in spelling: Lawton Harris, Gracie Hunt, Mattie Johnston and Rylee Owens; reading: Gracie Hunt and Summer Strother; language: Cassidy Cook, Madison McCart and Lucy Tuggle; social studies: Haley Cashwell; and mathematics: Haley Cashwell and Lucy Tuggle.