Recognizing Academic Excellence 

By J.O. Combs and San Tan Times

The J.O. Combs Unified School District continues to partner with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program, which recognizes one student every month from each of our schools. This presentation takes place each month at our Regular Governing Board Meeting. For the month of November, Ms. Sharon Lind, Chief Executive Officer at Banner Ironwood Medical Center, presented each student with a Certificate of Special Recognition. 


The following students were recognized for demonstrating the character trait of Citizenship:

  • Jordan Litton, Combs High School, Grade 11
  • Decker Andersen, Combs Middle School, Grade 8
  • Madeleine Chapman, Combs Traditional Academy, Grade 4
  • Alina Linderman, Ellsworth Elementary, Grade 3
  • Logan Heck, Harmon Elementary, Grade 4
  • Kendall Bearup, Ranch Elementary, Grade 2
  • Eva Fuller, Simonton Elementary, Grade 2