Senior awards announced

Lauralton’s faculty and staff proudly revealed the names of this year’s senior award recipients on May 22, 2013, at the annual Senior Awards Ceremony held in the Claven Auditorium. Class of 2013 Valedictorian Jessica Napolitano and Salutatorians Rebecca Sherrick and Gabrielle Shkreli top a list of accomplished and service-minded graduates who will pursue higher education at some of the most competitive colleges and universities in the country, including Barnard College, Boston College, Brown University, Georgetown University, Vassar College, University of Michigan, Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester, University of Richmond, Tufts University and Villanova University.

62 seniors received awards for outstanding accomplishments in academics, athletics and for community service. Some of the awards presented include: 

  • The Arion Award: Given for outstanding musical achievement based on the individual’s contribution to her musical organization, scholastic standing, musicianship and performing ability.  Awardee: Lauren Lichac
  • The Bishop Peter Rosazza Award: Given to the graduating student who, in the opinion of the faculty, has manifested Christian compassion through humble and joyful service to others. Awardee: Isabella Dalena
  • Crusader of the Year: Every Lauralton Hall student involved in athletics votes for the senior who, in their opinion, is the finest athlete. Awardee: Caitlin Bennett
  • Department Medals: Given to students who, in the opinion of the members of each department, best demonstrated excellence, commitment and interest in the study of each subject area. Awardees: Katherine Boynton, Dorothy “Dolly” Canevari, Andrea Castillo, Emma Catalfamo, Lauren Lichac, Jessica Napolitano, Catherine Priolet, Emily Radesca, Jessica Recce and Rebecca Sherrick  
  • The Frances Warde Service Award: Presented to 37 students who achieved 100 hours of service in their community during the school year from June, 2012 through April, 2013.
  • Fred DeLuca Award: The founder of Subway restaurants, Fred DeLuca, started a foundation to help young women and men achieve their dreams of furthering their education.  2013 Award recipient: Sydney Free
  • The Lezotte Awards: Voted upon by the graduates themselves as best typifying Lauralton ideals. 2013 Awardees: Isabella Dalena and Emilia Tanu
  • U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar/Athlete Award: Presented to a student who has demonstrated excellence in both academics and athletics.  Awardee: Isabella Serrano
  • The United Way of Milford Service Scholarship: Given to a graduating senior who is a Milford resident, has volunteered to serve an agency that works for the betterment of the Milford community during each of their four years of high school and has financial need. 2013 Awardee: Jaclyn Kline

The entire Lauralton community congratulates all of our accomplished award recipients!


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