The Saint Mary's community honored 38 young men and women of the class of 2015 for their extraordinary accomplishments.
A Sampling of Senior Awards:
Valedictorian: Samuel Jacobs who intends to study metallurgy engineering at South Dakota School of Mines.
Salutatorian: Harry Reed who has been accepted to the United States Academy at West Point.
3rd Honors: Ruimin (Katherine) Zheng, our first accepted international student.
4th Honors: Lauren Chapdelaine; 5th Honors: Karissa Foley; 6th Honors: Katherine Prince.
Torch of Freedom, presented to a student who exemplifies the values of character, service, and leadership: Lucas Jez.
Student Council certificate of leadership: James Marasi
Monsignor George Shea: Ben Rutledge
Rev. Walsh: Dominic Ceccarini
Rev. Kirby: James Marasi
Nellie Roache: Shae Koharski
Judge Florence Burke: Kayla Leonard
Mrs. Margaret Reardon: Sam Jacobs & Lauren Chapdelaine
Subway: Tessa Kielbasa & Lucas Jez
Westfield Women's Club: Erin Dow
Kiwanis Good Citizen Award: Mackenzie Rogers
Knights of Columbus: Aaron Ferrante
Holyoke Teachers' Association: Colin Blake
Lisa Searleman: Lauren Bedard, Alison Stanlewicz, & Shae Koharski
Dr. William Lynch: Ashton Bourbonnais & Alex Parentela
Eleanor Case: Mackenzie Rogers
Manning Case: Emily Wodell
Arnold Hotaling: Lauren Chapdelaine & Lucas Jez
William and Loretta Sipitkowski: Aaron Ferrante, Emily Wodell, & Karissa Foley
Anthony, Nancy, and Carmella Calcasola: Charles White, Michael Haley, Seamus Butler, Kaitlyn Sheehan, Miranda Arena, Lucas Jez, Nadia Diaz, Jared Rogers, Caitlyn Holohan, Alexander Sheltra, Bridie Dwane, & Colin Blake.
John S. Lane: Joseph Collins
Stephen Huffmire: Tessa Kielbasa & Kieran O'Donnell
Kevin J. Major: Ryan Gendron
Class of 2015 College Acceptances
Our seniors were accepted to dozens of four year colleges and universities including:
American International College
U of New Haven
South Dakota School of Mines
College of St. Rose
Florida Institute of Technology
U of Maryland
U of New Hampshire
Western New England
Johnson & Wales
Colorado School of Mines
Case Western Reserve
Palm Beach Atlantic
U of Hartford
U of Maine
Merchant Marine Academy
Congratulations to our amazing Class of 2015!