Dozens of students were recognized for their stance against harmful substances and bullying during the 2019 District Red Ribbon Ceremony.
Roby Elementary School’s gymnasium was filled with proud family members watching their students earn certificates and plaques for creating posters, writing essays and making videos.
Here is a full list of student winners and their respective schools:
Red Ribbon Poster Contest - Elementary school level – Hadley Sturgill, Emma Ludwig, Sofia Estrada-Mondragon and Estefania Mansfield of Brooks; Kyson Kellen, Maycie Blankenship and Alayna Blankenship of Cedar Grove; Olivia Bonham Summers of Crossroads; Avery Shelton of Freedom; Blake Cole and Elizabeth Stansbury of Lebanon Junction; Mikayla Scheer of Maryville; Elijah LaRock, Serenity Lay and Gabriel Garrett of Mt. Washington; Austin Williams and Emma Hartley of Nichols; Chloe Russell of Old Mill and Brayden Shirley and Grayson Heeke and Kylie Wise of Shepherdsville. Middle school level - Heavenly Sakai of Bernheim; Kaitlyn Ludwig of Bullitt Lick; Marley Long of Eastside; Carly Bryant of Mt. Washington; and Amanda Higdon of Zoneton. High school level - Kaylee G. Manning of Bullitt Central and Katie Knight of North Bullitt.
Red Ribbon Writing Contest - Elementary school level – Victoria Duran and Jaleigh Martin of Brooks; Drayden Spalding. Kayden Young and Macy Wooldridge of Cedar Grove; Lexi Hargrove of Crossroads; Cooper Simmons of Freedom; Allie Bennett of Maryville; Harper Day of Mt. Washington; Keegan Atkinson and Selah Robinson of Mt. Washington; Selina Forman, Whittani Ritter and Briley Young of Old Mill; Jadien Phillips and Madison Cody of Overdale; and Braylon Brand of Shepherdsville. Middle school level – Sofia Almanza of Bernheim; Ruby Hunt of Bullitt Lick; Stella Tiesman of Eastside and Erica Simpson of Mt. Washington.
Red Ribbon Video Contest – Middle school level – Elle Wathen, Grace Sosh, Camryn DeMuesy, Elijah Weible, Dylan Nation and Devin Elder of Mt. Washington and Trenton Wood of Eastside. High school level – Jeb Brown and Brook McCarthy of Bullitt Central and Sarah Ezell, Taylor Clemens and Andrea Foley of Bullitt East.
Safe Schools Poster Contest – Elementary school level – Lily Vincent of Brooks; Austin Macklin, Tyler Martin and Elizabeth McGlasson of Cedar Grove; Henry Crump of Crossroads; Kaigen Kamber, Addison Ferguson and Kynlee Richardson of Freedom; Jordon Shelton and Baili Hoten of Lebanon Junction; Josie Cochran, Jovie Franklin and Jazmyn Brown of Mt. Washington; Hadley Boone and Sadie Smith of Old Mill; Garrett Yunt, Nathaniel Enriquez and Brooke Daniel of Pleasant Grove and Averie Ashbaugh, Machiah Aust and Jillian Shoptaw of Shepherdsville. Middle school level – Claire Schneider of Eastside and Kelsie Burden of Mt. Washington.
Safe Schools Writing Contest – Elementary School Level – Brynlee Daniel, Jordan Cleaves and Natalie Hibbard of Cedar Grove; Averie Bernard of Crossroads; Hunter Bentley of Freedom; Lakin Gardner, Adelina Roby and Haley Rectenwald of Mt. Washington Elementary; Harley Forman, Maeve Bleemel and Peter Ruckman of Old Mill; Cayden Hester of Overdale and Brantley Fred of Pleasant Grove. Middle school level – Alyssa Schuler of Bernheim; Debra Uphold Aldridge of Bullitt Lick and Jordan Joslin of Eastside. High school level – Abigail Cook of North Bullitt.
Bus Safety Poster Contest – Christopher Pottinger of Cedar Grove.
Bus Safety Writing Contest – Paislee Druin of Cedar Grove.
District Level Winners
Red Ribbon Early Primary Poster – Hadley Sturgill of Brooks.
Red Ribbon Late Primary Poster – Serenity Lay of Mt. Washington.
Red Ribbon Intermediate Poster – Alayna Blankenship of Cedar Grove.
Red Ribbon Middle Poster – Marley Long of Eastside.
Red Ribbon High Poster – Kaylee G. Manning of Bullitt Central.
Red Ribbon Early Primary Writing – Drayden Spalding of Cedar Grove.
Red Ribbon Late Primary Writing – Kayden Young of Cedar Grove.
Red Ribbon Intermediate Writing – Whittani Ritter of Old Mill.
Red Ribbon Middle Writing – Sofia Almanza of Bernheim.
Red Ribbon Middle Video – Elle Wathen, Grace Sosh, Camryn DeMuesy, Elijah Weible, Dylan Nation and Devin Elder of Mt. Washington.
Red Ribbon VIP Honorable Mention – Trenton Wood of Eastside; Sarah Ezell, Taylor Clemens and Andrea Foley of Bullitt East and Jeb Brown and Brooke McCarthy of Bullitt Central.
Safe Schools Early Primary Poster – Hadley Boone of Old Mill.
Safe Schools Late Primary Poster – Nathaniel Enriquez of Pleasant Grove.
Safe Schools Intermediate Poster – Brooke Daniel of Pleasant Grove.
Safe Schools Middle Poster – Claire Schneider of Eastside.
Safe Schools Early Writing Primary – Brynlee Daniel of Cedar Grove.
Safe Schools Late Primary Writing – Hunter Brantley of Freedom.
Safe Schools Intermediate Writing – Averie Bernard of Crossroads.
Safe Schools Middle Writing – Alyssa Schuler of Bullitt Lick.
Safe Schools High Writing – Abigail Cook of North Bullitt.
Bus Safety Intermediate Poster – Christopher Pottinger of Cedar Grove.
Bus Safety Late Primary Poster – Paislee Druin of Cedar Grove.