First Annual Heritage Flex Academy Promotion
The first annual Heritage Flex Academy eighth grade promotion was held on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. on the Heritage Flex campus. Seventeen eighth graders promoted to ninth grade, and all are attending Escondido Charter High School Flex program. Mr. Shawn Roner, Executive Director, gave the inspirational welcome address as well as the closing words. Mrs. Sandi Knapp, Principal, delivered the Principal’s Welcome expressing encouraging words to the students and gratitude to the students and families who joined Heritage Flex in the inaugural year. Students Rory Simpson and Espen Jacobsen entertained the audience in a heartwarming and humorous “Eighth Grade Memories” partner speech. Blake Brown delivered a passionate and touching speech celebrating his time at Heritage Flex, his classmates’ successes and thanked his teachers, parents, and school leadership. Sandy Nichols, Math teacher, and Kelly Beck, Humanities teacher presented student awards to the following scholars:
- Most improved humanities: Anna Hurlbert
- Outstanding humanities: Sophia Bombaro
- Most Improved Math: Tyler Jordan
- Outstanding Math: Bernice Yphantides
- Heritage Flex award: Sophia Bombaro.
In a homeschooling program, parents are a key component. These students know they could not have been successful without their parents. The ceremony closed with a heartfelt thank you gift that each student created and presented to their parents followed by a beautiful and delicious dessert reception hosted by the seventh grade students and families.
Congratulations to the future class of 2021!
- Bombaro, Sophia L.
- Brown, Blake T.
- Cortez, Nicholas A.
- Ding, Alan
- Fullwood, Jameson M.
- Gist, Seth E.
- Hanna, Sofia E.
- Hurlbert, Anna R.
- Jacobsen, Espen
- Jimenez Angulo, Katherine
- Jordan, Tyler
- Langat, Isabel J.
- McDonald, Hayden P.
- Modglin, Ashleigh N.
- Powers, Masyn M.
- Simpson, Rory A.
- Yphantides, Bernice B.