The Rotary Club of Adelanto recognizes two Adelanto Elementary School District students, one on the third Wednesday and one on the fourth Wednesday of each month, throughout the school year. The students must meet at least one of the following criteria in order to be nominated for the S.T.A.R. award, "Striving To Achieve Results":
- Improvement in GPA
- Improvement in Attitude
- Improvement in Attendance
On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Matthew Andrade, an 8th grade student at George VAPA School, was presented with the Rotary Club’s S.T.A.R. award and a gift card at their luncheon.
Mrs. Smith and Mr. Fuentes, Matthew’s teachers wrote the following introduction that was read at the Rotary Club’s meeting:
“Matthew is an outstanding scholar with straight A’s. He is passionate about learning and always shows great enthusiasm, behavior, and work ethic. Most importantly, he always seeks to help others around him and excels at collaborative work. He is a shining example of a true scholar. We have no doubt that Matthew will have an incredibly successful future!”