Getchell and studentWho would you like to thank for being a star polisher?

“Ms. Getchell,” writes Alexis, a seventh grader at Mt. Solo Middle School.

How did this person make a difference in your life?

Alexis says, “She taught me a lot of stuff about English and life.”

As part of our district’s focus on student connectedness, we shared part of a poem called “The Star Polisher” with our middle school students and invited them to consider how Longview Public Schools staff have made a difference to them. Read about more of our stars and star polishers here.