After not missing a school day for six years, The Van Buren Elementary School Parent/Teacher Organization honored fifth-grader Nick Salinetro (center) with a trophy for perfect attendance Friday. Nick is the son of Samantha (left) and Joe Salinetro. Jason Moon Photo.
Students at Van Buren Elementary School received trophies for perfect attendance Friday. The trophies were purchased by the Parent/Teacher Organization. In addition, Indiana State District 44 Representative Nancy Michael handed out certificates to the students. Students receiving trophies included (front, from left) Sarah Osborne, Samuel Stallcop, Kaelyn Lawrence, Delani Wallen, Brooklee Bussing, Shayleigh Young, Corey Salinetro, (back) Kourtney Johnson, Kaylea Hayes, Caitlyn Herron, Nick Salinetro, Britney Lewis, Jalen Satterfield, Jonathan Pearson, and Eden Siples. Jason Moon Photo.