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STUDENT OF THE WEEK:
GAUDET MIDDLE SCHOOL EIGHTH GRADER NAME COLE SHILLEY
MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (DECEMBER 31, 2021) – In each of the schools across Middletown, there are students doing excellent, noteworthy things. As part of a new feature from the Town, a different student will be spotlighted for their efforts to make Middletown a more special place to live, work and play.
Name: Cole Shilley
School: Gaudet Middle School
Parent(s)/Guardian(s): Alexis and Kevin Shilley
Accomplishment(s): In addition to being an active positive influence on the Gaudet community, Cole also participated in States competition as a cross country runner.
Quotable: “I like helping others and it makes me happy. I give to others because it gives me pleasure to see people happy.”
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Band: AC/DC
Best TV Show: “The Mandalorian”
Person/People I Look Up To: My dad and grandfather
Go To Meal: Fish and chips
What I’d Like To Do When I’m Older: “When I’m older, I’d like to fly C130 planes for the Coast Guard to help those who need it.”
Favorite Middletown Hangout: Second Beach, where you can get Del’s frozen lemonade
Comment From Teacher/Staff Member: “Cole always goes above and beyond,” Cole’s Spanish teacher Michael Goodreau said. “He volunteers constantly and is always willing to help others.”
Who I’d Like To Thank: My parents, grandfather and Mr. Goodreau for helping me
Story Link: https://www.middletownri.com/D...