The Class of 2015 Achievements and Scholarships Honored

Achona Press Release

The Class of 2015 received over 12 million dollars in scholarships.
Photo Credit: Alejandra Lozano
The Class of 2015 received over 12 million dollars in scholarships.

On Tuesday, May 20, 2015, the Senior Honors Convocation – which recognizes the achievements of the senior class – took place in the Brady Center among families, students, and teachers.

One of the most notable moments of the ceremony was the standing ovation Frances Kratz received for recognition of her appointment to the United States Naval Academy. She was one out of 16,000 applicants to be accepted into the class of 2019: a class that is 25% female.

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Senior Class President Mica Wiley presented the school with the senior class gift: $71,430. The senior class worked all year; holding different events to raise money for the senior endowment.

The final and biggest honors were for class Salutatorian and Valedictorian. Gillian Earl was named Salutatorian and will be attending NYU in the fall. Earl was also recognized for the highest average in Math.

The Valedictorian of the Class of 2015 was named Madeline Babin, who also earned the highest averages in Science, English, and History. She will be attending Boston College in the fall.

Academic Awards: Highest Honors in Academic Core Subjects:

History: Madeline Babin

Spanish: Samira Mantri

Math: Gillian Earl

Latin: Carmelle Kuizon

English: Madeline Babin

French: Ashlyn Bradshaw

Science: Madeline Babin

Salutatorian– Gillian Earl

Valedictorian– Madeline Babin

Senior of the Year Award– Mica Wiley

American Legion Award: Carmelle Kuizon

Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award: Hayley Allmand

Mother Marie-Rose Durocher Alumnae Award: Magali Valiente

Dad’s Club Award for School Achievement: Colleen Doherty

Mother’s Association Award: Caroline Kimbler