Assembly honors seniors for achievement


Katherine Grimm

Choral Director Julie Parrish awards senior Seho Kim with the Orchestra Award. On May 25, almost 50 seniors were recognized for their achievements in various areas during the Senior Awards assembly.

On May 25, the school held the annual Senior Awards assembly to celebrate the graduating seniors and to congratulate them on their achievements. A wide variety of awards and scholarships were distributed to primarily seniors, but a few awards also recognized several members of the junior, sophomore, and freshman classes.

John Carroll School Awards

  • John Carroll Parent Association Scholarship- Carly Lyon and Preston Thompson
  • SAC Leadership Awards – Kishan Patel and Parker Day
  • SAC Unsung Hero Award – Faith Ensor and Jimmy Schall
  • Senior Class Officers – Joe Kyburz, Class President, Parker Day Class, Vice President, Lilly Stannard, Member-at-Large
  • SAC Officers – Kishan Patel, President, Katie Sullivan, Vice President, Kelly Foulk, Secretary-Treasurer
  • State of Maryland Scholastic Achievement – Claire Grunewald, Madison Reed, Minjeong Kim, Katie Sullivan, Matthew Lowery, Yingchun Shen, Kelly Foulk, Paul Wilson, Lilly Stannard
  • Perfect attendance for consecutive school years – Isabelle Evelyn (11 & 12), Camren Exter (11 & 12), Nicholas Moscati (10 & 12), Alexander Kaufman (9, 11 & 12), Spencer Langbein (10, 11 & 12), Matthew Walker (9, 11 & 12), and Erin Welsh (10, 11 & 12)
  • Perfect attendance for four years – Megan Piercy and Paul Wilson
  • White Blazer Award – juniors Caroline Barwick, Gabby Centi, Charlotte Haggerty, Abby Hormes, Stephanie Imbierowicz, and Adria Pirozzi


Department Awards

  • Religion Award – Megan Piercy
  • English Award- Claire Grunewald
  • Math Award – Min Kim
  • Science Award – Min Kim
  • Social Studies Award – Will Bolton
  • Jim Chrismer U.S. History Award – juniors Edward Benner and Grace Mottley
  • Spanish Award – Katie Sullivan and Claire Grunewald
  • Donna Selway French Award- Mitch Hopkins
  • German Award – Paul Wilson
  • Chinese Award – Kristen Flanigan
  • TOEFL Award – Yinruyi Tong
  • Band Award – Megan Piercy
  • Orchestra Award – Seho (Daniel) Kim
  • Chorus Award – Julia Henninger
  • Theater Arts Award – Lilly Stannard and Gabe Webster
  • Pacificus  – Grace Marecki and Alexis Young
  • Patriot – Claire Grunewald and Kishan Patel
  • Pinnacle – Megan Piercy
  • Art – Kelly Foulk and Byung Chul Park
  • Xavia Pirozzi Photography Award – junior Caleb Olsen
  • Photography Award – Kevin Blandeburgo
  • Speech & Debate Award – Benjamin Tasel
  • Academic Team Award – Eric Wright
  • Service & Outreach Award – Maria Cosentino


Special Scholarship Awards

  • Al Cesky – Claire Grunewald and Kurt Rawlings
  • Gerry Gray Award – Faith Ensor and Adam Mrowiec
  • Michael Brady White Cap – Megan Piercy
  • Annie McGann Cumpston Scholarship- juniors Sarah Meyerl and Anna Smith, sophomores Taylor Bynion, Nicole Kanaras, Stephen Lutche and Sahil Menon and freshmen Katie Smith and Paul Capobianco
  • Patti Murphy Dohn Character Award – Katie Sullivan and Timothy Yantz
  • Ed Miller Award – Stephania Ortega and Monty Urmilevicius
  • Judith Resnik Award – junior Erica Deyesu
  • Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society Award – Jaeik Sa
  • Rensselaer Medal Award – junior Yena Kim


Senior Awards

  • School Spirit & Involvement Awards- Parker Day and Gabe Webster
  • Academic/Athletic Award- Kristen Isoldi and Kurt Rawlings
  • Academic/Fine Arts Award – Lilly Stannard and Henry Huang
  • James E. Long Award – Gavin Ding
  • Faculty Award – Claire Grunewald and Timothy Yantz


Special Awards

  • House of Delegates Scholarship from Teresa E. Reilly District 35 – Claire Grunewald
  • Harford County Delegation of the Maryland General Assembly recognizes the top three seniors – Claire Grunewald, Madison Reed, and Min Kim
  • Senatorial Scholarship from Sen. Wayne Norman, District 35, Harford County – Claire Grunewald
  • Senatorial Scholarship from Sen. Robert Cassilly, District 34, Harford County – Eric Amrhein
  • House of Delegates Scholarship from Andrew Cassilly – Claire Grunewald and Drew Isennock
  • Kurt Chenowith Memorial Scholarship – Rob Flynn
  • The Frank DeAngelo Award from the Bel Air Knights of Columbus – Alex Kaufman
  • The Bishop Murphy Peace Prize – Mitch Hopkins
  • Harford County Alumni Chapter of Morgan State University Assoc. Scholarship – Mikenzhie Smith
  • Church Involvement Scholarship of the Bel Air United Methodist Church – Andrew Millner
  • ROTC Scholarship – Kristen Flanigan and Michael Imbierowicz
  • USMA Appointments  – Lauren Karbler and Joe Kyburz
  • Bel Air Police Department Task Force High School Senior Award – Sydney Branch
  • HARCO Federal Credit Union Scholarship- Rob Flynn
  • Bel Air Rotary Club Scholarship – Kelly Foulk
  • Emmorton Rec Council Scholarship – Megan Piercy and Matthew Becker
  • Salutatorian – Madison Reed
  • Valedictorian – Claire Grunewald
  • Black and Gold Nominees – Parker Day, Mitch Hopkins, Kishan Patel, Katie Sullivan, Lilly Stannard, and Paul Wilson

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