Twenty-one graduating APS high school students were recognized by the APS community with $2,000 for their hard work and scholastic accomplishments in preparation for college. Key Note Speakers at this year’s event included Principal of the Year, Dr. Lynne Wright and Teacher of the Year, Dahlia Constantine who. gave inspirational speeches each recipient will surely recollect at some moment during their college years.
The event and scholarships are sponsored in part by the CCPTA through PTA membership from schools across the County, Operation Rain Barrel and the Summer Activities Fair, as well as the Arlington School Administrators (ASA), and the Arlington County Scholarship Fund for Teachers. Congratulations to all the awardees!
17 of the 21 Award Winners are pictured above: (ASA – 9: Rida Hussain, Xiang “Grace” Li, Rosa Barrera Barrera, Aleisha Bynum, Franklin Gomez-Saaverda, Celeste Meadows, Andrew Paredes, Nancy Rosas Uria, Trang “Vicky” Vo); (ACSFfT – 12: Paola Cabrera, Joseph McBride, Noha Osman, Jasmine Pineda, Pablo Ramos, Estafani Santander, Natalie Slater, Patrice Splan, Matthew Stern, Jessica Taylor, Diana Voronina, and Jonathan Wilson)