Thursday June 20, 2013
Rice Memorial High School celebrated it’s 54th graduation ceremony Sunday, June 9th with 97 graduates. Rev. Msgr. Bernard W. Bourgeois, principal of Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington, proudly announced the graduates whom are South Burlington residents:
Top row, left to right: Felix Morin, Bet Wetmiller, Vincent Guimond, Greg Fitzgerald (National Honor Society (NHS), Four Years Honor student, UVM Mathematics Prize Examination Certificate of Merit, Doc Dengler Physics Award and the Boys’ Tennis Award), Owen Lyons (NHS, Four Years Honor student, President of the Student Council, Male Commitment to Learning Award, Robert Wright Commitment to Faith Award, National Merit Scholarship Finalist, US Youth Senate Scholarship and the highest award given at graduation-Mr. Rice), Jacob Oettinger, Nate Shungu
Bottom row, left to right: Fow Runmin Zhang, Zachary Zuk (NHS, Four Year Honor student, Male Commitment to Service Award, and the Anne Marie and Ellen Pomerleau Scholarship), Brooke Bauer, Jamie Bunch (NHS), Michaela Finneran, Sophie Yager (NHS, received the Kristin Charlebois Senior Excellence in History Award), Priscilla Hariri, Katie Bernhardt (NHS, received the Girls’ Alpine Skiing Award along with the Francis and Helen Martin Scholarship, Cassidy Derda (received the Girls’ Basketball Award).