Senior Awards Ceremony on May 15 Recognized Academic Excellence
The graduating class of 2013 had over half of the class, 43 students, earning Gold Cords. To receive this honor, students must earn a cumulative GPA of 3.5 to 4.0 during the first seven semesters of their high school career. These students were Jacob Becco, Joshua Becco, Jessica Berg, Morgan Bolli, Amber Bonsutto, Emily Byal, CaitlinRose Cherek, Tanner Gess, DaNae Giese, Thomas Graf, Dillon Gurgul, Heather Hanson, Taylor Hayes, Lucas Houk, Kyle Huey, Margaret Ingenthrone, Alex Kelly, Pauline Lagarde, Andrew Laine, Lindsey Lake, Nicholas Lamb, Megan Leanna, Amanda LePak, Lexi Lovell, Courtney Martens, SaraRose Mattsen, Samantha Morateck, Jessica Peardon, Autumn Pedersen, Ryan Putnam, Caitlyn Rautsaw, Jessica Roder, Alexa Roscizewski, Ashley Salzman, Brandon Schultz, Claire Sorge, Eugene Sweno, Nicholas Troiola, Diego Villarreal, Melissa Wagner, Kristine Watts, Sydney Weinreich, and Kaitlyn Wilson.
The remaining one-quarter, eighteen students, from this class were recognized with Silver Cords. This distinction is given to students that have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 to 3.49 during the first seven semesters of their high school career. They were Alberto Aguilera, Kadi Devine, Samantha Duclon, Jose Garcia, Nicholas Hein, Michelle Johnson, Mark Krueger, Kathryn Lenz, Erik Madsen, McKayla Mehring, Jazmine Mikelonis-Ewert, Matthew Preuss, Tonya Rebiger, Amanda Vick, Kayla Warner, Courtney Wethal, Rebecca Williams, and Kelly Winkel.
Valedictorian Awards and the Salutatorian Award were announced. Eight students who all have perfect 4.0 averages are the 2013 Valedictorians. They are Jack Becco, CaitlinRose Cherek, Lindsey Lake, Meghan Leanna, Lexi Lovell, Courtney Martens, Diego Villerreal, and Kristine Watts. This year the Salutatorian Award goes to Jessica Roder earning a cumulative GPA of 3.982.