The Lexington Elementary School K-Kids were chartered in a ceremony held at Lexington ES in front of parents, school leaders and community leaders. The LES K-Kids are the second K-Kids Club to be chartered in Scott County with the only other one being at VFES. Kiwanis member Chris Wakeman presented the club banner and gavel to LES K-Kids President Raeann Baker. Key Club Scenic Hills Division Lt Governor Jesse Mays from Scottsburg High School installed the officers. Bella Cox was installed as Vice President, Katie Montgomery was installed as Secretary, Kendra Shuler was installed as Treasurer and Leah South, Ashia Alcorn, Rebecca Roll, Lillian Doyle and Natasha Williams were installed as Directors. K-Kids is a student led club for 4th and 5th graders to learn leadership skills through community service. These students raised over $460 this year for Big Brothers Big Sisters in the Scott County Bowl For Kids Sake, made chalk boxes for 2nd graders at LES, made flash cards for Kindergarten students at LES and worked on welcome packets for new students. Lee Anna Willett is the Faculty Advisor and Al Riggle and Monte Roth are the Kiwanis Advisors. Twenty students were inducted as Charter Members. They are Katie Montgomery, Ally Hanger, Eleanor Morris, Kendra Shuler, Leah South, Addy Dulaney, Bailee Bush, Kayleigh Turner, Dominik French, Leah Shuler, Raeann Baker, Bella Cox, Lillian Doyle, Hannah Tatlock, Ashia Alcorn, Natasha Williams, Rebecca Roll, Kora Johns, Hitomi Roll and Heaven Pfeiffer. K-Kids are part of the Kiwanis Family of Clubs in the Service Leadership Program. The Kiwanis Club, SHS Key Club and LES provided refreshments. Lee Anna Willett was awarded the Kiwanis Starfish Award for making a difference for kids in Scott County.
Picture #1: Mrs Lee Anna Willett, President Raeann Baker and Vice President Bella Cox inducting charter members (Leah South) in the K-Kids Club.
Picture #2: Al Riggle presenting Lee Anna Willett the Starfish Award for Making a Difference for kids in Scott County.
Picture #3: Students, teachers, parents and community leaders attending the ceremony.
Picture #4: The LES K-Kids charter members.
Picture #5: Kiwanis member Chris Wakeman presenting the K-Kids Club Banner and gavel to President Raeann Baker.
Picture #6: Key Club Scenic Hills Division Lt Governor Jesse Mays (SHS Key Club) installing the LES K-Kids officers and board.