Graduation Edition 2019 The Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament would like to congratulate the IWA graduating classes of 2019 on their achievements. Blessings on their journeys forward as they continue in their scholastic endeavors .
EIGHTH GRADE GRADUATION
Eighth graders were promoted to the High School Level at their graduation Mass and ceremony on May 23rd at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Mass was celebrated by Monsignor Roger Smith and students received their Certificate of Completion from Middle Level Principal Adolfo Garza.
EIGHTH GRADE GRADUATES
Luke Afuso Reena Agarwal Illyana Aguas Ava Aleman Cameron Aleman Rylee Atkins Randal Bailey Jenna Balboa Geraint Ballenger Jordan Barrett Andrew Beauchamp Julianna Beltran Zara Borkowski
Madeline Braman Christa Brem Alek Brysch Jameson Burke Jackson Callam Sean Campos Benjamin Canales Alex Cervantes Isabella Chimbunde Nicholas Covich Kiernan Cruger Justin DeLuca Michaela Dickson
Madison Domingue Emily Elliott Caitlyn Garcia Luke Garza Ella Goodman Tabitha Guido Giselle Hansen Kollin Kern Diego Lopez Jacob Lopez Nicole Luna Joseph Manna Eva Martinez
David Matl Clara McCauley Elliot McKee Catherine Metz Jonah Montez Kylie Morford Taylor Nornberg Patience Orms Mia Parra Tyler Porcher David Quintana Bryan Rivera Hannah Roberts
Chloe Rosales Janah Marie Siguenza Nikolai Steen Alexa Trigger David Tupaj Thomas Valdez Austin Vu Charles Walsh Kiana Wolf
FIF TH GRADE GRADUATION
Fifth graders celebrated their last days at the Elementary Level during their graduation Mass and ceremony on May 23rd in the IWA Chapel. Following Mass, celebrated by Father John Gaffney, S.O.L.T., students received their diplomas and distributed roses to their parents. Students, families, and friends gathered for a reception in the James R. Dougherty, Jr. Center.
Sarah Cory Aubree Deleon Leighton Lawhon Grace Vela Adam Aguilar Grant Alcoser Adelynn Aleman
FIF TH GRADE GRADUATES
Angello Almaguer Robert Atkins Christian Barrera Hensley Batey Victor Berrios-Alifonso Maddox Boyd Gabriella Collins
Cyrus Damani Lawson Duke Kameron Fernandez Amorette Gallegos Ava Garcia Miguel Gasataya Elizabeth Janak
Madison Jennings Heather Mehre Khalila Moussamir Brandon Munoz Samantha Nerios Gabriella Ovalle Celina Sosa
William Swan Winston Tyler Alejandra Wilde
The kindergarten class donned their caps and gowns to commemorate their graduation on May 22nd in the IWA Chapel. With proud families and friends in attendance, the little Angels were recognized with a Mass celebrated by Father John Gaffney, S.O.L.T. Following Mass, students received their diplomas and enjoyed a reception in the James R. Dougherty, Jr. Center.
John Abraham Rohan Agarwal Aleksya Almaguer Mason Alvarez Manav Amin Harleaux Arnold Emily Attakpah Lillian Batey
Ryker Boyd Leilani Cadena Manuel Cadena Noah Cartwright Diego Castillo Isabella Cordell Nathan Cruz Jazlyn Diaz
Alexander Dorsett Larry Elizondo Mason Gonzalez Hugo Guido Charlotte Hernandez Mia Leal Charlee Lichtenberger Christopher Lopez
Harlan May Paula Pinto-Munoz William Plemons Timothy Powers Paige Rosales Anna Steehler Rhett Thomas Dylan Tyler
Slade Ward Ellie Ware Casey Wesselski Alan Whitbeck
The graduation Mass was celebrated by Most Reverend Bishop Wm. Michael Mulvey, S.T.L., D.D. on May 24th at the Corpus Christi Cathedral. After Mass, students participated in a parent recognition ceremony where they gifted their families with roses. The valedictorian Joseph Afuso and salutatorian Mia Moore captivated friends and families with their inspirational speeches before diplomas were presented by Bishop Mulvey, IWA President and CEO Sammie H. Grunwald, and High School Level Principal Jose Torres.
Joseph Afuso Hillary Aguilar Caitlyn Biggins Alejandro Carreno Matthew Charles Tega Diejomaoh Justin Douglas Pilar Elena Avalos Andrew Garcia Melanie Garcia Sarina Garza Rachel Gayle Gabrielle Guernsey
Joseph Hall Douglas Harley Chloe Heilman Nicholas Hein Brett Herbst Lydia Jimenez Victoria Lugo Joshua Maldonado David Malouf Andrew Martinez Kensey McCain Santiago Mendizabal Alyssa Milligan
Devon Molina Mia Moore Taren Moore Travis Moore Francisco Moreida Braden Nesheim Elizabeth Nicholson Joseph Nicholson Hannah Nornberg Caroline Pekar Vasavi Peruru William Pettus Haley Ramos
Daniel Rock Destiny Rowland Zachary Rumley Theresa Salazar Kathryn Skrobarczyk Taylor Skrobarczyk Khelsey Smith Alexandra Soliz Samuel Stallings Olivia Stanton Moretzsohn Acadia Tamez Carly Teichman
Jose Torres Luke Trevino Abigail Turner Charles Uecker Jon-Daved Vasquez Payton Vicknair Madeline Villa Grace Walsh Haoyu Wang Kyle Wendel Caleb Williamson
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Salutatorian: Mia Moore
Valedictorian: Joseph Afuso
The Senior Class of 2019 (62 students) has been offered
$10.4 million -and risingin college scholarships.
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