2016 Honors Convocation

The Honors Convocation awarded the seniors for their honors and achievements.

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Caroline Lamoutte, Senior Class President, also runs the Ambassadors of the school.

Kendall Bulleit, Junior Writer

The Honors Convocation every year acknowledges the Seniors for their hard work and dedication inside and outside the classroom. There are specific rewards and recognitions for students who excel in a subject, community service project, or in leadership capabilities. As a whole, the Senior class received 9.5 million dollars in scholarships. Here are the highest awards and achievements of the Honors Convocation.

The Tampa Tribune Scholars (top 5% of the class)

Kelsea Henry, Julia DiFabrizio, and Bailey Piboolnuruk

 

Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award

Caroline Lamoutte

 

The Bailey Family Foundation Scholarship 

Maya Williams

 

Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

Gabrielle Vivero

 

Athlete of the Year

Julia Lester

 

American Legion Award

Christina Thompson

The gold tassle represents the Senior's membership in the National Honors Society.
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The gold tassel represents the Senior’s membership in the National Honors Society.

Highest Honors in Academic Core Subjects

French – Caroline Lamoutte

Latin – Audrey Cooper

Spanish – Bryanna Tanase

English/History/Math/Science – Kelsea Henry

 

Senior Gift (Sydney Wynne Endowment Fund)

Raised $115,353

 

Service Hours (500 or more)

591 hours – Jazlynn Mendoza

618 hours – Pia Roca

619 hours – Sara Chowdhari

681 hours – Jamie Jurado

737 hours – Christina Thompson

835 hours – Gabriella Accadri

960 hours – Mary DesRosiers

984 hours – Hadley Chillura

Honors Convocation is the second out of three times that the Senior class will wear their cap and gowns.
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Honors Convocation is the second out of three times that the Senior class will wear their cap and gowns.

Salutatorian Award

Julia DiFabrizio

 

Valedictorian Award

Kelsea Henry

 

Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher Alumnae Award

Remi Storch

 

Dads Club Award for School Achievement

Clarisse Ramos

Each honors society announces their members and has them stand to be recognized during the ceremony.
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Each honors society announces their members and has them stand to be recognized during the ceremony.

Mothers Association Award

Caroline Lamoutte

 

Senior of the Year

Patricia Sandoval

 

Congratulations to the Seniors for all their accomplishments. We are so proud and excited to see what you all achieve in the future!