The word of the month was Compassion. KES students of the month for December were, from left (front row) Rose Durga, Lyle Nicka, and Keagan Inglett. In middle row are Jude Willner, Veronica Reek,Gavin Mesenbrink, Hope Kuechle, Hunter Saukkola, Molly Libbesmeier, and Sylvia DeMarais. In back are Lydea Loehrer, Kylie Schindele, Aiden Spoden, Clara Heurung, and Callie Klema. Submitted photo.