Cleveland High School senior Isabelle Grace Reeves was lauded by the Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education for her national first place finish at the national Educators Rising Conference in Washington, D.C., in late June. CHS student Marcella Eagletail earned a seventh-place award in Impromptu Speaking/Arts, and was also commended by the school board at its Sept. 26 meeting. Their sponsor, Ashli Knoell was thanked for her role in the students’ fine finishes.

From left: Ashli Knoell, Marcella Eagletail and Isabelle Grace Reeves. (Courtesy of RRPS)