More than 250 people attended Manchester Township High School’s Senior Class Awards Thursday night, where 77 students were honored for their outstanding academic achievements.
Honors were given based on academic rank, departmental excellence and certain extracurricular accomplishments. Departmental awards included ROTC, Art, Business, English, Home Economics, Math, Music-Vocal, Peer Leadership, Music-Instrumental, Social Studies, TV Production, Health and Physical Education, Science, Technology, World Languages, and Journalism.
Principal Alexander George kicked off the night and gave the welcome and introduction for award presenters, including board of education members and Superintendent of Schools David Trethaway.
The top 10 students for the class of 2012: Lauren Beck, Emily Spiel, Mary Arsenault, Athan Bandoy, Dylan Citron, Victoria Gordon, Kevin Malloy, Amber Smith, Shannon Jirkovsky and Lisa Walsh.
Next, students were honored for their outstanding achievement by department:
Taylor LeCompte, Art; Ryan Kenny, Business; Lauren Beck, English; Stephanie Webster, Home Economics; Pedro Rubio, Instrumental Music; Marc Stutler, Journalism; Emily Spiel, Mathematics; Kevin Tan, NJROTC; Korey Tomei and Lester Ward, Peer Leadership; Daniel McLaughlin, Physical Education; Lauren Beck, Science and Social Studies; Ryan Meise and Lester Ward, Technology; Cassidy Gobel, Vocal Music; Shannon Jirkovsky, World Language (French); and Lisa Walsh, World Language (Spanish).
Some of the scholarships awarded were the Crozier Memorial Scholarship, Emily Holterhoff Scholarship, Guidance Secretary Scholarship, U.S. Marine Corp. Academic Excellence, Enroth Memorial Scholarship, Manchester Township Mayor’s Community Service Award and Manchester Township Mayor’s Future Municipal Leader Award.
Student Class Awards:
|Athan Jeed Bandoy||Daniel McLaughlin|
|Atiya Batts||Jack McWeeney|
|Lauren Beck||Jesse Meaney|
|Devin Beckwith||Elizabeth Mecca|
|Stephen Bick||Ryan Meise|
|Eric Borrero||Kaycee Milecki|
|Lauren Bouthillette||Alexandra Mollnas|
|Danielle Childers||Kevin Pardo|
|Dylan Citron||Sara Pease|
|James Cook||Jessica Pedroza|
|Jessica DeForne||Matthew Peterson|
|Katie Dollinger||Jacqueise Phillips|
|Sara Donohue||Mary-Kate Phillips|
|Amanda Dragan||Pedro Rubio|
|Ariana Dragone||Morgan Saemann|
|Brandon Fairbanks||Tamara Schley|
|Georgan Ferguson||John Kylle Seneres|
|Kristen Foerg||Nicole Seubert|
|Nicholas Galletta||Amber Smith|
|Alan Garcia||Emily Spiel|
|Cassidy Gobel||Amanda Start|
|Lauren Goldsberry||Stefan Strawinski|
|Victoria Gordon||Marc Stutler|
|Harold Hester||Briana Swift|
|Krista Hurley||Kevin Tan|
|Devan Janick||Brian Taylor|
|Shannon Jirkovsky||Julianne Taylor|
|Joseph Johnson||Scott Taylor|
|Kenneth Johnson||Korey Tomei|
|Kory Kahley||Lisa Walsh|
|Aaron Kane||Lester Ward|
|Olivia Kennedy||Stephanie Webster|
|Ryan Kenny||Matthew Zabiega|
|Taylor LeCompte||Matthew Zingaro|