Head of School Craig Sellers is pleased to announce that Tianbao Li '12 of Sandown has received Academic Highest Honors for the winter term at The Derryfield School. Jamie Cordova '12 of Atkinson, Rosalind KennyBirch '13 of Exeter, Anna Aboody '13 and Lucas Romanowsky '13 of both of Hampstead, and Mathieu Mina '12 and Nikolete Mina '15, both of Raymond, received Academic High Honors for the winter term at The Derryfield School. In addition, Allison Halchak-Lord '12 and Maxwell Hatheway '15, both of Atkinson, Abigail Durant '12 of Hampstead, and Patrick Hampson '13 of Sandown have received Academic Honors for the winter term at The Derryfield School The following students have made the second-quarter honor roll at Austin Preparatory School in Reading, Mass: Distinction: Maura Smith of Atkinson, Grade 6, and Honors: Riley Smith of Atkinson.
The following students enrolled at Virginia Tech were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2011 semester: Michael J. Bilynsky of Epping, a freshman majoring in university studies at Virginia Tech; Austin R. Powers of Raymond, a senior majoring in chemical engineering in the College of Engineering; Zachary J. Gajewski of Danville, a freshman majoring in biological sciences in the College of Science; and Brian P. Gendreau of East Hampstead, a senior majoring in mathematics in the College of Science.
The Heronfield Academy Jazz Choir and Jazz Combo, performing together, won a Gold Medal at the Massachusetts Association for Jazz Education's (M.A.J.E.) High School Jazz Choir and Jazz Combo State Finals, held at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, on April 4. The groups competed against the best high school Jazz Choirs and Combos in Massachusetts. In addition to performing with the Jazz Choir, the Heronfield Academy Middle School Jazz Combo also competed at the high school State Finals, winning a Silver Medal for their excellent performance.