Congratulations go out to Rockford High School’s October Students of the Month. These teens received special recognition for demonstrating Rocket Pride at RHS this month. Students received a certificate, awards and participated in an honorary continental breakfast where the faculty shared why the students they nominated stood out positively in the classroom. Recipients of the “Student of the Month” for the month of October are, left to right, Zachary Hedner, nominated by Brandy Gullickson in music; Lauren Paatela, nominated by Caroline Young in social studies; Allison McNeal, nominated by Kelsey Ortmann in physical education/health; Luke Patzner, nominated by Steve Merila in science; Joseph Pothast, nominated by Cheryl Maiolo in math; Madison Young, nominated by Julie Merila in English; Riley Holmes, nominated by Clint Smith in agriculture/technology education; Courtney Schmidt, nominated by Cindy Miller in visual/media arts. Not pictured are Melanie Mounthachak, nominated by Caroline Young in AVID, and Hunter Smith, nominated by Fran Ramirez in world languages.