Pequot Lakes student named Connections Academy Student of Month
Student of the Month Award recognizes achievements in and out of the virtual classroom
ST. PAUL — Leslie Sher, of Pequot Lakes, was recently named one of Minnesota Connections Academy’s Students of the Month in recognition of her achievements and leadership in the virtual classroom.
Sher, an eighth grader at the public online school, was nominated by her teacher, Ms. Lee, because of her hard work and the positivity she brings to the virtual classroom. As a Student of the Month, she will receive a certificate of achievement and be profiled in the Minnesota Connections Academy student newsletter and the school’s social media platforms.
Sher recently enrolled in Minnesota Connections Academy to have a more flexible learning schedule. According to her mother, Victoria, the transition to the virtual classroom was “seamless” as her daughter was able to excel quickly.
Victoria added that Leslie is enjoying the ability to work at her own pace.