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ABC40 is looking to recognize all the good going on in our area schools.

That’s why we’re launching the ABC40 Honor Roll. Each day on 40 in the Morning and ABC40 News at 5:30 p.m., we’ll put the spotlight on a student, class or club that’s doing something special.

We’re looking for you to send us information about all good things - large and small - that you feel are worth recognition, especially those that acknowledge achievement in academics, citizenship and the arts.

Please feel free to email your suggestions to 40inthemorning@wggb.com.

For certain events, we may wish to send a news crew, but if it’s something that’s already taken place, we’d be happy to use your images (*.jpg files preferred) on the air.

We are greatly looking forward to working with you to show off the best Western Massachusetts has to offer - our children.

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Celebrate Kindness

April 23rd, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) Students in West Springfield grades four through twelve competed in a poster contest for an anti-bullying campaign. It was organized by the West Springfield public schools bullying task force. The theme was...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Earn Two Golds

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April 17th, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB) - Agawam High School's Ensemble and Symphony band recently performed at Renowned Mechanics Hall in Worcester as part of the Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association's 16th annual Gold Medal Showcase. And both groups won a...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Show off Diversity

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April 16th, 2014

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Raise Money to help Teacher

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April 15th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) Chicopee - Students at Belcher School in Chicopee recently had a penny wars competition. The School raised two-thousand dollars for Griffin's Friends. This fundraiser goes to support their second grade teacher, Mrs....

ABC40 Honor Roll – A Breakfast Dinner for a Great Cause

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April 11th, 2014
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) - Mary-Kate Beaupre is a senior at Smith Vocational and Agricultural High School in Northampton and is the president of the schools "Skills USA" Chapter. Skills USA is a national program for more than 300,000...

ABC40 Honor Roll Live: Pathfinder Regional

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April 11th, 2014
PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) -- Honor Roll Live is set to hit the road again. This week, we head to the home of the Pioneers - Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School. And we were surely in for a treat! "What did you make?”...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Longmeadow Students set to Perform

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April 10th, 2014
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB) - The drama club at Williams Middle School in Longmeadow will be performing "Murder at the Goon Show" Friday night. The performance is a weekly TV show featuring bizarre talent like "Glob the Grease" and "A Psychic...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Commerce Students Set to Perform

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April 9th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - Students at the High School of Commerce will be performing Shakespeare's MacBeth tomorrow and Friday afternoon at 5 pm. The play will feature betrayal, drama and even sword fighting. Adult tickets are five dollars...

ABC40 Honor Roll – School Program gets Kids Moving

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April 8th, 2014
WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - Teachers at Munger Hill Elementary school in Westfield recently started a before school physical activity program called BOKS. It stands for "Build Our Kids Success." It's a national program that combines play, physical...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Take Part in Geography Bee

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April 7th, 2014
  WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - William Scott and Adrian Orszulak both represented their schools in the State National Geography Bee at Worcester Academy, on Friday. William attends North Middle School in Westfield and Adrian attends St. Mary's in...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Chicopee Students get Honored

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April 4th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) - Students at Bellemy Middle School will be heading to Babson College this Saturday to compete in the "Massachusetts Future Problem Solving State Bowl" The school will be sending three teams. Several of the Bellamy...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Hold Leadership Day

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April 3rd, 2014
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB) - Last month students at Heritage and L.Y. Academy held their annual leadership day. Students gave presentations to several community leaders including Springfield mayor Dominic Sarno. They covered topics ranging from...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Collect Coins for Charity

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April 2nd, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) - Students at The Stefanik Elementary School raised more than seven hundred dollars for Lorraine's Soup Kitchen. The students took part in a week long "Coins for Charity" event in March. The entire third grade won a...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Northampton Student Headed to State Championship

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April 1st, 2014
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) - JFK Middle School student Nick Peterson has qualified as a semifinalist for the Massachusetts State Geography Bee. He will be competing against students from all across the state, in Worcester, this Friday. The...

ABC40 Honor Roll – Students Jump for Health

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March 31st, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB) - The kids at Meadowbrook Elementary School in East Longmeadow made the most of a rainy day last week as the kids "jumped rope for the heart." The event is state-wide and benefits the American Heart Association....