Members of the Sunrise Rotary Club honored Jingwen Yang of Lincoln Elementary School as their Student of the Month during their regular Wednesday morning meeting at Madera Golf Course.
Yang, 11, is in fifth grade. Despite arriving from China only three years ago, she has a mastery of the English language, according to her teacher Mona Bowser and Lincoln Principal Linda Monreal.
“She works very hard to practice her reading, writing and listening to constantly improve her English skills,” said Monreal. Yang also helps her younger brother and sister with their school work.
When Yang is not studying she enjoys drawing and is an excellent illustrator...