From left, Highland Elementary School first-graders Cheyenne Hampton, Addison Vaule and Alden Jordan enjoy viewing photographic transparencies taken from space at one of many displays brought into the school in February by Pacific Science Center’s Science on Wheel’s program. The school recently was honored as a Lighthouse School for raising student leaders. (Herald file photo by Dan Bates)

From left, Highland Elementary School first-graders Cheyenne Hampton, Addison Vaule and Alden Jordan enjoy viewing photographic transparencies taken from space at one of many displays brought into the school in February by Pacific Science Center’s Science on Wheel’s program. The school recently was honored as a Lighthouse School for raising student leaders. (Herald file photo by Dan Bates)

School honored for raising leaders

Highland Elementary School was recently named a “Leader in Me” Lighthouse School for its work incorporating the “7 Habits of Highly Effective Kids” into school life. The recognition comes from program creator Franklin Covey Co.

“At Highland, every student and every staff member is a leader, from kindergartners to fifth-graders, from introverts to extroverts,” Principal Ryan Henderson said.

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