Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

September 6, 2010

Northwestern Elementary students receive awards

— Emma Rich and Anna Ortmann received the Robert K. Downey award from Northwestern Elementary School for the 2009-2010 school year. Both were sixth-graders and are now seventh-graders at Northwestern Middle School.

The two were selected by teachers as outstanding students who excelled in additional areas such as citizenship, work ethic, and community service. The award is named in honor of Mr. Downey, a former Northwestern principal.