Student presentations highlighted FCSD#25 Board meeting Tuesday night

Rendezvous Elementary Teacher Justin Taylor and his Fifth Grade Computer Coding class of Taylor Malcom, Alexis Taylor, River Whiteplume, Matthew Hernandez,Landon Hughes and Sam Pierson showed off their Ozobots at Tuesday's night's School Board meeting in Riverton. Photo by Ernie Over

The Riverton School Board Tuesday night had a very entertaining, and educational meeting. For over 70 minutes, various groups of students presented to the board on such topics as Native American Art Projects in the Empower Hour, Fifth grade students showing off their computer controlled Ozobots in a variety of programs. The students  also produced two “trailers” for movies featuring the Ozobots.

The Riverton High School Speech team was recognized for its state championship, The RHS Key Club presented on last weeks conference and on the upcoming national event in Baltimore and RHS members of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America, FCCLA talked about their upcoming national conference.

In a bittersweet moment the board approved the promotion of Riverton Middle School teacher Aziz Waheed to the schools Assistant Principal Position. Superintendent Terry Snyder acknowledged Waheed for his exceptional work with students and noted that he will be missed in the classroom, but that his skills will now be put to work in administration. Snyder said Waheeds promotion was part of a district plan to promote from within and build the skill level of future administrators