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Eighth Grade Commencement Awards Intro to Geography/ Cultural Anthropology Katherine Baker Mason Ezell Caroline Graves Andy Greenwell Charlie Tusa Problem Solving Mackenzie Cowan Julie Gester Noah Mele Lauren Siegele Kate Singleton Charlie Tusa Speech and Debate Mark Ashworth Cole Baker Read Barbee Henry Barnstone Daniela Cos Julie Gester Caroline Graves Natalie Jacks Kennedy McCormack Noah Mele Vincent Searcy Caroline Weber
Zoe Getchell Caroline Graves Alia Hakki Connor Marshall Chloe Melear Marco Quaroni Davison Thompson Caroline Weber Leadership in PAPLO Read Barbee Henry Barnstone Caroline Biggar Kate Fox Julie Gester Chloe Melear Art Ada Barbee Elizabeth Grim Izzy Rankin Kate Singleton Band Pavan Reddy Pritam Reddy Orchestra Charlie Tusa
NJCL National Latin Exam Honors Henry Gaudin Vincent Searcy Marco Quaroni (perfect score)
Drama – The 39 Steps Cole Baker Julie Gester Caroline Rogers Davison Thompson
PSIA Competition Caroline Graves Natalie Jacks (State Meet) Izzy Rankin Ariana Weiss
Musical – Footloose Entire Cast
Celtic Invitational Read Barbee Daniela Cos Caroline Graves Natalie Jacks Chloe Melear Ariana Weiss Predjudice Awareness (PAPLO) Ada Barbee Read Barbee Henry Barnstone Caroline Biggar Aubrey Blocker Isabel Cunningham Kate Fox Julie Gester
Mixed Choir Lily Andersson Katherine Baker Aubrey Blocker Isabel Cunningham Kate Fox Alia Hakki Jaclyn Mansour Marielle Turner Women’s Ensemble Mackenzie Cowan Chloe Melear Golden Pen Awards Poetry Reed Barbee Prose Isabel Cunningham Honorable Mention Poetry Aubrey Blocker
Pritam Reddy Honorable Mention Prose Alia Hakki Honor Society Leadership Marco Quaroni Student Council Leadership Ada Barbee Read Barbee Will Ezell Community Service Silver Level (31-50 hrs) Eliana Abramowitz Yates Auler Cole Baker Katherine Baker Ada Barbee Read Barbee Henry Barnstone Caroline Biggar Aubrey Blocker Joel Campbell Lee Cardwell Isabel Cunningham Will Ezell Kate Fox Julie Gester Zoe Getchell Caroline Graves Eli Hart-Johnson Natalie Jacks Sam Johnson Gracen Kelly Jaclyn Mansour Kennedy McCormack Noah Mele Chloe Melear Marco Quaroni Izzy Rankin Pavan Reddy Pritam Reddy Caroline Rogers Trey Shepherd Caleb Short Samm Smalling Davison Thompson Ariana Weiss Sam Williams Gold Level (50-100 ) Sarah Ballard Drew Brummer Elizabeth Grim Landis Hoover Graham Patterson Marielle Turner Charlie Tusa
THE KAY HART COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD: Mackenzie Cowan This award was established at the inception of the Middle School to honor that student who demonstrates outstanding service to his or her community. In 1993, the award was named in honor of Kay Hart, the first Middle School service coordinator and longtime English teacher.
THE ADRIENNE GROOMS CRUSADER AWARD: Katherine Baker & Marco Quaroni It is the tradition to give an award to the student who the faculty believes exemplifies the spirit of St. Andrew’s in mind, body, and spirit. In 1987, in memory of Adrienne Grooms, St. Andrew’s first Middle School math teacher.
THE BILL COSTAS AWARD: Read Barbee This award was established to honor that student who demonstrates an outstanding work ethic and good cheer throughout the school year. The award was named in memory of long-time math teacher Bill Costas.
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