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Peeples Elementary honored for win

Peeples Elementary School representatives were recognized at the May 19 meeting of the Fayette County Board of Education for their work in winning the People’s Choice Award in the Follet Challenge. The school’s entry was entitled “Peeples Cultural Art Week.” Pictured are: front row, from left, Jayn Collins, Lina Martin and Rosie Rausch; second row, Anne Pacheco, Jennifer Schafhauser, assistant principal Buffy Blodgett, Jody Leonard, Amy Nyman, Vickie Occhipinti and Monica Thomas; and third row, Susan Krabsen-Jensen, Jan Donadeo, Jamie Fofufuka, Laura Tant, Jennifer Stadelmeyer, Joey Medders, and Rhonda Mangin. Photo/Ben Nelms.

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