NEWMAN - A number of Yolo Middle School eighth-graders were recently honored with year-end awards.

Students honored were as follows.

Band Director’s Award: Shakty Artea

Donald Davis Cup (outstanding boys athlete): Alexander Millan

Girls Athletic Award: Shakty Artea

Gustafson Award (excelling academically while demonstrating honesty, cooperation and service to school and community): Shakty Artea

English Language Learner’s Award: Ramiro Beltran

Christman Award (greatest improvement during his/her years at Yolo): Isaiah Garcia

American Legion Awards (one male and one female student who have distinguished themselves in academics, citizenship and effort): Shakty Artea and Drew Felber

TOSCA Top 20 and YLI Award (academic achievement): Shakty Artea, Madison Beach, Ramiro Beltran, Chevelle Bettencourt, Anthony Cerna, Drew Felber, Sky Felber, Logan Garcia, Manuel Hernandez, Humberto Hernandez, Susanna Malacara, Cynthia Martinez, Reagan Matthews, Daniel McKenzie, Adriana Morales, Martin Moran, Jocelyn Nanez, Trina Pham, Grace Studer and Leslie Torres.