Meet Beaverton’s Super Kids: Highlighting local kids who excel at school

This month’s super kids features two sisters: Madelyn (grade 9) and Katelyn (grade 5) Stellingwerf. Both are super kids because they are working one year above grade level in math!

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Madelyn Stellingwerf will be a Freshman at the International School of Beaverton this year. Madelyn is a 3rd year member of Teen Library Council for the Beaverton City Library. Madelyn is also going into her 2nd year participating on the Beaverton Youth Peer Court. Peer Court gives youths the opportunity to participate in the criminal justice system. Madelyn has additionally taken the classes to either be the prosecutor or defense attorney for the youths. Madelyn plays on the ASA fastpitch softball team Oregon Blaze. In her free time she enjoys reading, running, and watching Dr. Who.

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Katelyn Stellingwerf will be a 5th grader at Hiteon Elementary. Next year Katelyn will be a member of the Hiteon Hawks High Flyers. Katelyn is in her 3rd year of playing the violin. Katelyn loves playing soccer and plays for United Club Soccer. Katelyn enjoys all activities outdoors. Katelyn enjoys reading, learning about animals and playing with Marley their pug.

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