Santa Catalina Middle School students were honored for their academic achievements and upstanding character during an end-of-year Awards Assembly on June 4.
Students in grades 6-8 were presented with awards for perfect attendance, perfect homework completion, high GPAs, excellence in different subject areas, and service to school and community, among other honors. Dominic Nale '16 LS, a current student at Palma School, returned to campus to present the Brother Edmund Rice Academic Scholarship to future Chieftain Blake Butler.
There were three special awards in each grade level: The Outstanding Citizenship Award, for modeling the principles of the school's Honor Agreement; the Courtesy Award, for modeling the principles of the Golden Rule; and the Cougar Spirit Award, for students who show great enthusiasm, pride, and love for the school. Recipients were:
Citizenship: Savannah Hardy
Courtesy: Chloe Shute
Cougar: Grace Von Schack
Citizenship: Domenic Borgomini
Courtesy: Amani Wilson
Cougar: Sophia Tonini
Citizenship: Reena Dail
Courtesy: Ian Partlow
Cougar: Wyley Dale
Eighth-grade Compass Awards were presented to:
Spirituality: Teddy Stork
Service: Michaela Miller
Responsibility: Gabriela Herrera
Excellence: Riley Yates
Finally, Catalina Awards were presented to the following eighth-graders:
Compass Award for Leadership: Miriam Riley
St. Catherine Award for General Excellence: Tarn Reilly
Congratulations to all award recipients!