Academic achievements

Jonathan Dykstra of Roxbury wins Northwestern Scholarship

Orange City, Iowa— Jonathan Dykstra of Roxbury has been awarded an academic honor scholarship from Northwestern College, Orange City, Iowa, for the 2011-2012 school year.
Dykstra, a graduate of Roxbury Central School, will be transferring from Hartwick College. The son of Richard and Carol Ann has been awarded an Academic Achievement Scholarship, which awards a minimum of $2,000 per year, in recognition of his outstanding academic background.


High school commencements time to reflect and look ahead

By Pauline Liu
Graduation time is an annual rite of summer that’s generally accompanied by warm weather and barbecues. So it was with much anticipation that commencement ceremonies were held last weekend for the classes of 2011 at Andes, Margaretville and Roxbury central schools.
Twelve seniors graduated from Andes on Friday, June 24 at 7 p.m. The graduates were Joshua Bonifacic, Nathan Eagle, Peter Fabrykiewicz, Travis Fairbairn, Thomas Falco, Gabrielle Harp, Isabella Mincarelli, Eric Reed, Cameron Roberts, Gina Tait, Kayla Weaver, and Ian Wright.


Caitlyn Roberts on Dean's List

Caitlyn Roberts of Arkville has been cited for academic achievement for the fall 2010 semester at the State University of NY College of Technology at Delhi.

An accounting major, Caitlyn has qualified for the Dean’s List. To earn Dean’s List honors, a student must have an academic average between 3.5 and 4.0.


Buerge named to scholar list

Kaitlin May Buerge has been placed on the college scholar list by earning a 3.83 average during the fall semester of 2010. Kaitlin is a sophomore at Middlebury College in Vermont where she is majoring in English.


Honor students named in Margaretville

Margaretville Central School has announced its honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2010-2011 school year.

Principal’s List:Those students achieving averages of 94.5 to 100.
12th Grade - Samantha Costa, Caitlin Kohn, Tony Lam, Erica Mendoza, Katherine Rosa and Olivia Todd.
11th Grade - Christy Archibald, Diana Caamano, Erin Filupeit and Katelynn Mauro.


Honor students named in Roxbury

Roxbury Central School has announced its Honors Lists for the first marking period of the 2010 -11 school year.

Grade 4 students earning a place on the Superintendent’s List include Rose Battista, Emma Hynes, Cristian Spariosu and Nicholas Vajtay.


lfred State graduate earns nursing degree

Erica HubbellErica HubbellErica Christine Hubbell graduated from Alfred State College on May 16, 2010 where she earned an associate’s degree in applied science in the nursing program.


RCS top student will attend Elmira

Rachel MeckesRachel MeckesRoxbury Central School 2010 graduate Rachel Meckes has been awarded the Valedictorian and Salutatorian full-tuition Honor Scholarship at Elmira College in Elmira.

Meckes will join the Class of ’14 as one of 43 valedictorians and salutatorians from across the country to enroll at Elmira this fall.


On Dean’s List

Kelsey O’BrienKelsey O’BrienAlbany — Kelsey O’Brien of Roxbury has been named to the University at Albany’s spring 2010 Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement.

Kelsey is a senior psychology major who expects to graduate in December.


Suzanna DiBenedetto earns degree from Cal State

Suzanna DiBenedetto graduated with summa cum laude honors from California State University, Chico on May 22. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in political science.


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