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Benton Student of the Week

  • Trystan Karnes

    Trystan Karnes

updated: 1/25/2018 4:57 PM

Trystan Karnes


Benton Grade School

Recommended by teacher Dana Kalaher

Q. What makes Trystan so special?

Dana Kalaher: Trystan started the year very apprehensive about trying new things. Since that time, he has come out of his shell! He now works hard to become a reader, is a friend to peers and is excelling in all academic areas.

Trystan has been a leader in the classroom by always completing both his nightly and monthly homework assignments.

Q. What do you want to be when you grow up?

Trystan: On the SWAT team.

Q. What do you need in order to do this job?

Trystan: Learn how to shoot.

Q. What skills do you need to do this job?

Trystan: Learn the laws.

Q. Why do you want to do this job?

Trystan: Because I like all cops!

Q. What will you do with your first paycheck?

Trystan: I'll buy two cats, two dogs and a doghouse.