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Gadsden Elementary student named Student of the Month

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A fifth grader at Gadsden Elementary School got to take homethe honor of Student of the Month.

Thursday, as part of the character counts program, TerianaRuff was named the Student of the Month.

Ruff was nominated by her teacher, Dr. King, who said Ruff alwaysworks hard in the classroom and follows directions, as well as sets examples forother students.

"Terrific and Respect, those are the two main ones that Ihope rubs off on people," said Ruff.

"Sometimes students get flack for doing the right thing orgoing above and beyond and kids may say certain things, but she doesn't careabout that and still helps, and it helps me," said Dr. King.

The Six Pillars of Charter are trustworthiness, respect,responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.  

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