Kelly PRIDE

Kelly PRIDE Awards

Kelly PRIDE nominee Core Value Demonstrated
Action representing a Core Value
Ms. Viviana Fernandez (Counselor) Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult
Ms. V. Fernandez has shown great determination to become a great Counselor for her students and assuming a leadership role since joining the Counseling Dept. this year.
Leo Gonzalez  Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. 
Thank you for being such a great leader and supporting our students and staff.
Stan Mietus, Efrain Gonzalez, and Leo Gonzalez  Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult.
The team showed resilience on Friday, Sept. 20, assisting a shooting victim at the park. All of them took matters into their own hands and assisted the victim the best they could until the medical team showed up. It is my opinion that their determination is the reason why the victim is still alive.
Antony Gonzalez  Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. Antony is a good friend. He always knows how to listen to others and understand them. I nominate him because for me he is a sincere friendship and because he is the most charismatic person I know. Thank you for your good attitude and the encouragement you give to all. -Y
Kelly Students at picket line and rallies  Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. 
Our Kelly students who demonstrated the love and support for the teachers during the strike. Their determination throughout the strike has made me see how they have embraced every single teacher and staff as their family. They did not have to be there early in the morning or endure the cold but they were determined to be with us every single step of the way. I am and will always be proud of our Kelly students! Thanks a million!!!
Mrs. Kelsey Saldaña  Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. 
Mrs. Ms. Saldaña has demonstrated persistence, because even though she is a new staff member, she advocates for students and the counseling department. She is solution-focused and always willing to lend a hand! Thank you for your persistence Mrs. Saldaña.
Hillary Vazquez Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another.
Being a super supportive colleague, inspiring students and staff to be honest, kind, and motivated.
Steven Chiu  Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. 
He’s a good person to everybody
Blanca Ocotoxtle  Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. 
Many people go to her for personal advice, including me. She always displays empathy by giving us her perspective in our situations and her best advice. This is an important value because she is a person people look to for help in any situation.
Mr. Toledo  Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. 
Mr. Toledo goes above and beyond his job title. When one of the printers in the teacher's lounge was wasting paper and ink and had been doing so for over four days, Mr. Toledo spent over four hours making sure to fix it. His persistence in finding a solution is much appreciated by everyone.
Alexa Rocha  Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. 
She always completes her homework on time and participates in class.
Ms. Kelsey Saldana  Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. 
Ms. Saldana went far above and beyond to support several of her students who needed her help this week.
Adriak Zaragoza  Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. 
He’s a cool man.
Guadalupe Reyes and Carina Gonzalez Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles
These two Kelly College Prep students demonstrated Integrity as well as Empathy on 1-16-2020. They found Amere Waton's credit card and handed into the office in the morning. They are a great example that we have great Samaritans here at Kelly College Prep. Thank you.
David Arredondo Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations.
Joined NHS straight A's and never gives up and always helps others
Liddell McGuire Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations.
She has shown great persistence with the attendance team and the AP/IB rush week. Despite many hurdles, she has persisted for the better of the school.
Jennifer Nava Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult.
I choose Jennifer Nava because she works hard and fights for kelly while fighting for Chicago by going to protest, and even have been on a radio talk show to talk about the problems in this world
Mr.Roman Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles he always worry about all of us
Frida Barajas Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. She's kind and she likes helping others out she does her work she's concentrated on school she's a straight A student and she's one of my friends
Alvaro Morales Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. He struggles with his work but still tries
Mr.roman Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles Mr.roman has helped me a lot on my writing
frida bajas Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. she's like a leader she takes care of her three sisters and she has to deal with school so i think she deserves to get the Kelly pride award and she's a great friend
Alvaro Morales Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. He struggles with work but is always willing to try really hard and finish his work.
Kevin Jaimes Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles integrity
Myself Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. I nominee myself because I was struggling a little but with the help with my teachers and my confidence I accomplished to pass my classes .
jose aberham perez Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. cuz i like him
Arizbe Morales Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. I feel as if she does everything that is asked of her and is in class everyday.
Alina Flores Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. Every time anyone is feeling sad or looks lonely, even if she doesn't know them, she tries to talk to them. That's how we became friends in the first place.
Mr roman Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. roman
Mr.Roman Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. He empathize with his students and encourages us to do our work and to do good for our grades and to end the semesters well.
Gustav Roman Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles Mr. Roman is a teacher who is very honest with everything he does. He speaks his mind and lets us know what if we did something wrong. He never goes against what he believes. Even when he is talking to us about something we did wrong, he never yells at us. He explains to us what we did and makes us understand why we're wrong.
Anaheit Mendoza Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. She is always trying her best in class and is really committed to her work and how she wants to succeed.
Silva, Brianna Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. She is always keeping it real with everyone and humble
Samuel Velez Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles By being a great friend and being really great during classroom time
Raynelyne Therolus Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. Completing her goal of being honor all first semester
Kristopher Pereira Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. He does his best no matter what
Mr. Roman Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. Help people
Rocio Terrazas Resilience: When a person is knocked down by any circumstance and come back stronger than ever. Rather than letting failure overcome them and drain their resolve, they find a way to rise from the ashes. She will never give up on her work. She would get something wrong, and she would correct her mistake.and she will never give up on her work. She has a good attendance good grades and never gives up on school.
Mr.Roman Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. Every single time classes get out of hand, he'll do his best to calm the class down because he wants to continue teaching and because he cares about his students. Mr roman also wants his students to strive to do their best because he knows that we're all capable of doing a lot more than what we're doing currently.
Gustav Roman Determination: The ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult. He has the passion to be a good teacher, although students are rude and impatient.
Adrian Arambula Integrity: Being honest and having strong moral principles They speak out for themselves and isn't afraid to speak out loud, ask questions, and ask for help. He also has really good grades and attendance and doesn't slack off or ditch class.
Velez, Samuel Persistence: When a person perseveres in a task despite obstacles or frustrations. Even when sick or in pain, this person persistently showed no signs of giving up.
Yu Zhi Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another. He is a really honest and friendly person with others when he works in groups.