Shelton High School held its second quarter recognition breakfast on Feb. 12 to acknowledge students who have demonstrated increased motivation, built self-esteem and to encourage students from all academic tracks to continue to improve academically.

According to the school’s core values Shelton High expects students who read and write effectively, research effectively to investigate topics, think critically to solve problems, present information and ideas fluently and participate in civic life.

In addition, SHS students are expected to follow the Gale Guidelines of respect, responsibility and safety. Students are acknowledged at the end of the first, second and third marking periods.

The following students were honored: Haley Ahern, Destiny Alamo, Kiersten Beas, Casey Belade, Zachary Brand, Daniella Chang, Griffin Dokla, Markella Glekas, Israel Gonzalez, Alicia Gullesh, Caroline Jablonowska, Emily Lane, Michael Leone, Viana Machnicz, Mia McLoughlin, Nicholas Mocciola, Jacob Neu, Thomas Pertoso, Monica Rodriquez Espinal, John Saksa, Marcus Silva, Vanessa Silva, Richard Simics, Nicole Uysal, Ryan Wilczynski and Rubena Ziko.