PES community were recognized last night for their contributions to the community at the first annual Pittsfield Listens Awards. The awards were presented by Pittsfield Listens’ MC, Kristen Treacy and PES Principal Doug Kilmister.
Fifth-grader Morgan Morasse was recognized for her contributions as the youngest member of Pittsfield Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) In giving the award Ms. Treacy said, “Morgan is always and engaged and excited about SADD. She always gives thoughtful insight and is a positive image that her fellow peers and school mates should follow.”
Olivia Tobin, a second grade student, was recognized as,” very well rounded, playing many sports, achieving good grades, helping out at PYW, and participating in various community events. Her love of school and excitement to be a part of the community is easily seen by all.”
Sixth-grade Teacher David Patsos won the Elementary Teacher of the Year award. Ms. Tracy cited his dedication to Pittsfield students over years, his demonstrated concern for students as individuals, and his positive encouragement for each and all students.