PRESIDENT’S EDUCATION AWARDS PROGRAM — PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE
Established by the United States Department of Education, the President’s Education Awards Program recognizes and honors outstanding educational achievement.
Dylan Rivillas Sampedro
PRESIDENT'S AWARD FOR EDUCATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT
This award recognizes students that show outstanding growth, improvement, commitment or intellectual development in one or more academic subjects. It is meant to encourage and reward effort and persistence.
Omar Chavez Barragan
De Von Grant
Jowel Guzman Betancorth
Ricardo Lopez Medina
Ashley Rosas Martinez
Salome Sampedro Trivino
Each year, the Special Olympics offers Olympic-style athletic events for K-12 students.
Ritenour is proud to recognize those students who competed in this year’s Olympics.
PICTURE THE MUSIC AWARD
Sponsored by the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, fifth-grade students combined their love for music and art as part of a unique program called "Picture the Music."
Ritenour student artwork was selected from more than 16,000 entries from 85 schools. Student artwork was displayed at the Saint Louis Science Center in April.
SPIRIT ESSAY CONTEST WINNER
SPIRIT (School-based Prevention Intervention and Resources IniTiative) is a state-funded program led by prevention educators from PreventEd. Fifth-grade students were asked to write an essay explaining how the program impacted their or other students' lives.
MARVIN'S YEARBOOK COVER DESIGN
Marvin Elementary students were asked to submit designs for the school's yearbook cover.
One design was selected to be on the cover of the yearbook this year.
RITENOUR SCHOOL DISTRICT HOLIDAY CARD DESIGN
Each year, a Ritenour school is chosen to submit artwork for the district holiday card.
This year, Marvin Elementary provided several outstanding pieces of art. One is selected to
be featured on the card, which is distributed by the district to thousands of individuals,
businesses and educational organizations.