MMS Scores 80%, Principal Gets Head ShavedMarch 13th, 2009 by Monticello Schools
Martens’ promised the student body to shave his blond locks if 80% of the MMS student body met their Accelerated Reader (AR) goal this 9-weeks grading period.Â In the end, 81% of the 6th-8th grade students met their goal by the March 6th deadline.
The top 4 student “point-earners”, including Pelkki, alsoÂ had the opportunity to take turns shaving some of Martens’ hair. The AR programÂ is a reading program in which students earn points by reading both fiction and non-fiction literature and taking and passing tests based on books read.
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