Age: 13 The Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship
Grade: 8

Los Tules Middle School, Tulare City School District

Pillar: Trustworthiness

The eighth-grade teaching staff says, "Emily is a hard-working team player. She strives for excellence in all she does and is willing to go the extra mile to accomplish her goals. As a genuine student of character, she is a role model for others."

Visalia Times-Delta, Tulare Advance-Register Tulare County Office of Education