School hosted the annual Senior Honors Night on Monday in the Auditorium.
Dozens of students were honored with a variety of awards and scholarships.
went to: Joshua Williams, Business; Jacob Miecznikowski, Business
Technology; Samuel Gordon, International Baccalaureate; Katarina Gregurich,
English; Madison Kilander, Family and Consumer Science; Thomas Appel,
Industrial Technology; Foreign Language: Isabelle Chandler, French; Joseph
Bernth, German; Elena Levi, Japanese; Whitney Valtierra, Spanish; Jared
Gallina, Mathematics; Diva Bridegroom, Music; Brandon Clark, Physical
Education; Nathan Poczekay, Science; Hunter Warren, Social Studies; Nicholas
Scott, Special Education; and Abigail Hurst, Visual Arts.
IB Stole Recipients
were awarded to: Sarah Alders, Victoria Bain, Samantha Bushore, Colten
Carter, Matthew Egener, Isabelle Goodman, Samuel Gordon, Kayla Korzenecki,
Michael Loncharich, Alaina Patterson, Shannon Quartuch and Whitney Valtierra.
Military Cords were
presented to: Colten Carter, Kelly Craig, Samuel Gordon, Michael Phillips
and Kennedy Walton.
Awards went to: Vanesa Quiroga, Service Award, and Taylor Rodriguez,
Media Center Awards
went to: Veronika Giles, Samantha Irwin, Noel Smalley-Blitzstein, Eries
Smith and Jordan Sweet.
included: Megan Green, Bailly Elementary PTO Scholarship; Jacob
Miecznikowski and Whitney Valtierra, Business Professionals of America
Scholarship; Sarah Alders & Emma Stricker, Chesterton Lions Club
Scholarship; Chesterton-Porter Rotary Club Scholarships: Timothy Vincent,
Warren H. Canright Scholarship; Fredric Owens III, William Carmichael
Scholarship; Eric Noe, George Kriviskey Scholarship; Kathryn Ausema, Alfred
P. Nelson Scholarship; Katarina Gregurich, Alexis Justak and Britta Johnson,
Delta Theta Tau Scholarship; Joshua Chorba, Keeli Day, Robert Gotsch,
Katarina Gregurich and Joseph Stento; Duneland Teachersí Scholarship;
Kathryn Ausema, Duneland United Churches Resale Scholarship; Natalie
Anderson, Kathryn Ausema, Riley Franklin, Samuel Gordon, Christopher Kaptur,
Zachary Kirchner, Kaylee Lindahl, Megan McGue, David Mudd, Haley Ochoa,
Fredric Owens III, Alaina Pamintuan, Jameson Sensibaugh, and Joshua
Williams, James W. & Betty Dye Scholarship; Jacob Miecznikowski, Elks Lodge
No. 500 Scholarship; Zachary Kirchner and Lucas Rhed, Hurst Orthodontics;
Megan McGue, Nathan Poczekay and Morgan Skube, Kappa Kappa Kappa
Scholarship; Samuel Gutierrez and Whitney Valtierra, League of Latin
American Citizens; Porter County 4-H Scholarships: Brooke Sauter, John
Keller Memorial 4-H Scholarship and Megan McGue, 4-H Alumni Scholarship;
Whitney Valtierra, Porter-Starke High School Impact Scholarship; Alexis
Justak, Westchester Intermediate PTO Scholarship; Sarah Alders, Yost
Elementary PTO Scholarship; Joseph Bernth and Abigail Hurst, National Honor
Society Scholarship; and Cassie Ambler, Manuzzi Family Business Scholarship;
Ellyn Winski, Manuzzi Family Music Scholarship.
presented: Megan McGue, Thomas Dubach Memorial Scholarship; Fredric Owens
III, Christel R. Helmchen G.A.P.P Scholarship; Kylie Surgot, Jackson
Elementary Jacob Johnson Scholarship; Megan Green, Kathryn Pokorny Memorial
General Scholarship; and Molly Wilson, Kathryn Pokorny Memorial Soccer
Honored for Perfect
Attendance Four Years was Ayesha Khan. Exemplary Attendance Four Years were
Patrick Arndt, Joseph Bernth, Brian Bolin, Jr., Brianna Driskill, Parker
Farese, Jazmine Figueroa, Zachary Fulton, Cody Hammonds, Bridget Mickus,
Spencer Ostrega, Nathan Poczekay, Tyler Randazzo, Isaac Shook, Natajzhane
Stewart, Benjamin Szubryt and Vincent Yetsko.
Rueth - Indiana University-Provostís Scholarship.
Ruth - Purdue University-Duneland Exchange Club Student of the Year,
Northern Indiana Exchange Club Student of the Year Scholarship.
Garnet - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship.
Nirian - Wittenberg University-Wittenberg University Scholar Award.
Destiny - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology-Academic Scholarship.
Bernth, Joseph Erik
- Indiana University-Distinguished Scholar Award, Provostís Scholarship,
Admission to Hutton Honors College.
Savannah - Purdue University Presidential Scholarship.
Nicole - Indiana University-Provostís Scholarship, Direct Admit to Kelley
School of Business.
Matthew - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship, Direct Admit to School of
Education; Eagle Scout.
Quinn - University of Mount Union-Hartshorn Award, UMU Gift Award.
Nicole - Ripon College-Evans Award, Professor William J Woolley History
Scholarship, Ripon College Scholarship.
Marie - University of Notre Dame; National Merit Finalist.
Craig, Kelly Anne -
Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Wells Fargo Team Membersí Dependent
Children. Scholarship; Indiana Academic All-State Nominee, USA Swimming
Jeanne - Miami University of Ohio-Redhawk Excellence Scholarship.
Weylin - Valparaiso University-Valpo Alumni Award.
Stephen - Indiana University-Distinguished Scholar Award; Duneland Exchange
Club Student of the Month.
Dennis - Cornell University-Meinig Scholarship; Moodyís Mega Math Challenge
Honorable Mention, National Merit Finalist, National Spanish Exam Bronze
Elizabeth - University of Alabama-Engineering Leadership Scholarship,
Louis - Indiana University- The Distinguished Scholar Award, Provostís
Ann - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship, Valpo Fund Alumni
Elizabeth - Purdue University-Presidential Scholarship.
Elizabeth - Manchester University-Faculty Scholarship, Manchester Grant.
Adam - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship, Hudson and Holland
Eileen - University of Alabama-Presidential Scholarship.
Emily - Valparaiso University-Honors Scholarship, Lutheran Gift Award, Valpo
Sierra - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship.
Abrielle - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship, Valpo Fund Alumni
Tasleem - Indiana University Northwest-Special Academic Scholarship.
Evan - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship.
Michelle - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship, Direct Admit to
Physician Assistant Program.
Lauren - University of Michigan-Athletic Scholarship.
Alan - Michigan Technological University-Leading Scholars Award.
Levi, Elena Clare -
Boston University-Music Scholarship; Michigan Cityís Monday Night Musicale
Scholarship Competition Winner.
Nicole - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship.
Elizabeth - Valparaiso University-Athletic Scholarship, Lutheran Gift Award,
Presidential Scholarship, Valpo Fund Alumni Award; Indiana State USBC Youth
Rose Mateja - Keiser University-Merit Scholarship, Athletic Scholarship;
Impactful Lives Foundation Scholarship, Finalist for St Maryís Medical
Tyler - Valparaiso University-Academic Scholarship.
Nicholas Jovan - Valparaiso University-Alumni Heritage Scholarship,
Presidential Scholarship, Valpo Fund Alumni Award.
Andrew - Indiana University-IU Promise Award, Provost Scholarship, State
Academic Honors Award.
Michael Jay - University of Alaska Fairbanks- Academic Achievement
Scholarship; Duneland Exchange Club Student of the Month.
McGue, Megan Anne -
Purdue University-Scholarship Award of Excellence.
Mudd, David Ryan -
Purdue University-Presidential Scholarship.
Noe, Eric Robert -
University of Delaware-Full Tuition Merit Scholarship; Red Ribbon
Toren - Valparaiso University-Presidential Scholarship; National Academy of
Future Physicians Award of Excellence.
Elizabeth - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship.
Charles III - Purdue University-Presidential Scholarship, Purdue National
Merit Scholarship; National Merit Finalist.
Renee - Indiana University-Hudson & Holland Scholarship, Direct Admit to
Kelley School of Business; First Baptist Church Corinne Jones Scholarship,
Interfaith Clergy Council Scholarship, Matrie Burks Ceaser Memorial
Rhed, Lucas Paul -
Purdue University; Porter County Drug Free Essay Winner.
Lauren - Purdue University Northwest-Academic Achievement Scholarship.
Ernest - Dominican University-Academic Achievement Award.
Katherine - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship, Direct Admit to School
of Informatics and Computing.
Kennedy - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship, Direct Admission to Kelley
School of Business.
Lawrence - Carroll University-Trustee Scholarship.
Alison - University of Southern Indiana-Academic Scholarship, Athletic
Michael - Northern Illinois University-Academic Scholarship.
Josephine - Purdue University-HHS Deans Merit Scholarship, Robert and
Marcella Phillips Scholarship, J Bonner Wample Alumni Scholarship.
Larson - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship, Indiana County Scholarship.
Danielle - University of Alabama-Presidential Scholarship.
Sweet, Jordan Kyle
- Purdue University Northwest-Chancellorís Merit Scholarship.
Rollins - Indiana University-AR Metz Honors College Scholarship, Provost
Scholarship, Direct Admit in Computer Science to the School of Informatics.
MacKenzie - University of Alabama-Engineering Leadership Scholarship,
James - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship.
Dawne - Indiana State University-Academic Merit Scholarship.
Irene - Saginaw Valley State University-Deanís Scholarship, SV Red & White
Weber, Jacob Glenn
- Lawrence Technological University-Athletic Scholarship Award Essay
Scholarship, University Honors Scholarship.
Imani - Valparaiso University- Forte Scholarship, Honor Scholarship; Indiana
Black Trooper Association Scholarship, Andrew P Winzenread Scholarship.
Winski, Ellyn Rose
- University of Dayton-Music Talent Award, Trusteesí Merit Scholarship.
Young, Edward Lee
II - Indiana University-Provost Scholarship; Graduate of South Shore
Leadership for Youth Community Engagement Program.