Volume 6 No.3
Winners of Holiday Card Contest Announced

The Bay Mills Charter Schools Office is proud to announce the winners of the Holiday Card Contest. The winning designs from each of the following grade groups (K-2, 3-6, 7-8, 9-12) are featured on the cover of Bay Mills Charter Schools Office holiday card.

Mariah Wanic, Director of Charter Schools at Bay Mills Community College Charter Schools Office, thought this year’s contestants did an excellent job, “I loved seeing our students showcase their creativity and excitement! It was a really tough competition. But everyone should be proud of the work they submitted.” 

First place winners got a $25 gift card, second place winners got a $15 gift card, and third-place winners got a $10 gift card. Submissions were due December 10, 2021 via mail and the following winners were chosen:

American Montessori Academy
1st - Emeline Johnson - 2nd Grade
2nd - Inara Al-Hayder - Kindergarten
3rd - Rayden Ramirez - Kindergarten

1st - Zarina Greene - 5th Grade
2nd - Ryann Donaldson - 4th Grade
3rd - Abigail Parkinson - 4th Grade

1st - Payton Davis - 7th Grade
2nd - Gracie Hendrikson - 7th Grade
3rd - Madison Nino - 7th Grade

Lake Superior Academy
1st - Hudson Fountain - Kindergarten
2nd - Penelope Depalma - Kindergarten
3rd - Maddox Corbiere - Kindergarten

1st - Clara Pierce - 4th Grade
2nd - Cora Goulet - 5th Grade
3rd - Meera Mayette - 3rd Grade

Battle Creek Area Learning Center
1st - Aleah Bialke - 11th Grade
2nd - Brooklyn Vasquez - 11th Grade
3rd - Monica Uribe - 10th Grade

Mt Clemens Montessori Academy
1st - Charlotte Jones - 3rd Grade
2nd - Naimah Ware - 4th Grade
3rd - Jenna Burns - 4th Grade

Plymouth Scholars Charter Academy
1st - Zoe Domako - 2nd Grade
2nd - Lucas Hare - Kindergarten
3rd - Lena Muizuddin - Kindergarten

1st - Nikil Senthilkumar - 4th Grade        
2nd - Yoyo Fang - 4th Grade
3rd - Suprathik Jalari - 6th Grade    

1st - Meghana Dandupati - 7th Grade
2nd - Bhavisha Srinivasan - 8th Grade

Taylor Exemplar Academy
1st - Lucca Leonetti - 2nd Grade
2nd - Hailey Swift - 2nd Grade
3rd - Aubrey Jayenes - 2nd Grade

1st - LaraLyn Lee - 4th Grade
2nd - Tahari Palmore - 6th Grade
3rd - Olivia Bennett - 4th Grade

1st - Gionna Jawo - 7th Grade
2nd - Tamia Scott - 7th Grade
3rd - Trinity Sexten - 8th Grade

Congratulations to all the winners!
About Bay Mills Community College Charter Schools
Bay Mills Community College began authorizing charter schools in the year 2000 and now authorizes 46 schools serving approximately 23,660 students.
Our Mission: To ensure a quality education for urban, minority, and/or poor children by improving and expanding educational opportunities through innovative oversight methods. To provide academy boards with the necessary support and training so that they may make educated decisions that are in the best interest of the students that attend their academies.