February Rocket Competitors

7th Grade

Rhi-Lee Erickson

Rhi-Lee has such a funny personality and brings joy and positivity into every class. She is very responsible to complete her assignments and to ask questions and get help when she is confused about an assignment. Rhi-Lee communicates well with everyone and really shows respect toward staff and students alike with her words and actions. Overall, we really appreciate Rhi-Lee and are thankful for all the positive qualities that she models in class for other students. Keep going strong Rhi-Lee!

- Mrs. Young, Mrs. Kwong, Talbot


Layne Hoffman

Layne consistently shows up to class prepared, and shows his responsibility daily by submitting his work on-time and rarely falling behind. He is extremely respectful to others by cooperating terrifically with his teachers and by saying kind things to his peers, even when he is joking around with them! Layne brings positive energy in class and is an example of mature behavior for all of his classmates. Overall, we appreciate all you do and truly enjoy having you in class Layne! Go Rockets!

- Mrs. Young, Mrs. Kwong, Talbot


8th Grade

Audrey Umpleby

Audrey has been excellent lately. She has worked incredibly hard in her classes and in her extra curricular activities. She is always willing to lend a helping hand, and always has a smile on her face. Keep up the great work!

- Mrs. Thieme, Mrs. Weinke, Mr. Byrd


Jaxon Siegmund

Jaxon has been an incredibly hard worker lately and has shown awesome growth in all subjects. In class he is willing to answer questions, help his peers, and always has a smile on his face. Keep up the great work!

- Mrs. Thieme, Mrs. Weinke, Mr. Byrd


9th Grade

Kessa Litfin

Kessa is our choice as the Rocket Competitor this month because she strives to do her best work every day! She is the type of student who cares about her education and it definitely shows. Kessa has a great attitude in class and always provides a little more joy to those around her when we can get her to laugh!

- Ms. Perrine, Mrs. Campbell


Brian Anderson

We chose Brian as one of our Rocket Competitors because he is consistently doing the right thing. He has good grades and his behavior is never an issue. Brian has a positive attitude and is always doing his best to get his work done. Keep it up!

- Ms. Perrine, Mrs. Campbell


10th Grade

Coley Gibbs

Coley is a joy to have in class. She is a 4.0 student with great attendance. Coley is a great role model for her classmates and makes class enjoyable for everyone around her. She is a great example of a Rocket Competitor. Keep up the great work!

- Mr. Reding, Mr. Zyph


Carter Vanhouten-Chase

Carter is very respectful to the staff and other students. He always has a positive attitude about his school work and works hard to get his assignments done. Carter also has a great work ethic in all of the sports he participates in. He is a year round athlete and performs well in all of his activities. Carter is a great example of a Rocket Competitor and represents Rocket Nation well.

- Mr. Reding, Mr. Zyph


11th Grade

Kenzie Hoeft

Kenzie is actively involved in FFA working with Mrs. Weinke and Mrs. Chatfield here at Pilot Rock High School. She played basketball and enjoys Track and is kind and courteous and helpful!

-Mr. Try, Mr. Johnson, Mrs. Doherty


Caleb Price

Caleb is active in our Rocket Pep Band and is currently taking on-line courses. He has applied for National Honor Society indicating being involved in extra curricular activities and community service.

-Mr. Try, Mr. Johnson, Mrs. Doherty


12th Grade

Yolanda Alvarez

Yolanda has been killing it lately both in her classes, and with applying to scholarships. She has already been accepted to the college of her choice (EOU) and has a clear plan on what her next steps are- which is great! We are happy to have her here at PRHS- keep up the good work Yolanda!

-Mr. Collins, Mrs. Chatfield


Bryson Balaztena

Bryson is studious and working hard to achieve his goals in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Aviation industry. He is taking several college classes online and is setting up for success. Bryson is also doing well with his other classes. Keep up the great work Bryson, you will ROCKET your future!

-Mr. Collins, Mrs. Chatfield