Student winners at O.M. Tiffany's Character Counts Assembly

ABERDEEN, S.D. – At O.M. Tiffany Elementary School, character counts—and students were recognized for showing good character during a recent school assembly. 

O.M. Tiffany held a Character Counts Assembly on Oct. 5, honoring students who have displayed sportsmanship. There were classroom awards, and essays were written about people in students' lives who exhibit these traits. 

Student winners were: 

  • Koby Heinz
  • Breyson Valsvig
  • Hadley Sauvage
  • Lilah Leidholt
  • Liam Grabowska
  • Owen Orr
  • Kennedy Olson
  • Kambry Moffenbier
  • Archer Aguirre
  • Liam Stieha
  • Lavender Halstead
  • Kailynn Prunty
  • Morgan Jung
  • Easton Norman
  • Odin Bruce


Students also heard about sportsmanship from Dr. Travis Netzer of Northern State University, and they watched a performance by a group of Dr. Netzer’s music students. 

O.M. Tiffany holds Character Counts assemblies throughout the school year, each focusing on a different trait. View more photos from the Oct. 5 assembly here:

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