77 Homewood-Flossmoor students named Illinois State Scholars

Homewood-Flossmoor High School has announced the selection of 77 members of its senior class as 2017-18 Illinois State Scholars.

Illinois State Scholars rank in approximately the top 10 percent of the state’s high school seniors.

They were selected by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission based on a combination of exemplary ACT /SAT scores and academic achievement.

Class of 2017 Illinois State Scholars are:

Nicholas Adams, Sopuluchukwu Anidobu, Andrew Asunmo, Olivia Bergeron, Melinda Berman, Shelley Berner, Michael Bonthron, Nathaniel Bouchie, Vanessa Bowers, Emma Brown.

Violet Buchtel-Devine, Joshua Chambers, Courtney Commodore, Meghan Davis, Aislinn Debutch, Bailey Didier, Kathryn Donermeyer, Zion Epperson, Ryan Fitzgerald, Claire Fortman.

Kendra Fourte, Payton Gallery, Emanuel Gomez, Joseph Greenebaum, Eric Hagerman, Lillian Hamer, Sydney Hayes, Amber Haywood, Henry Heligas, Jasen Helsel, Joseph Henry, Anne Herron, Mary Huffman.

Blessing Ibe, Tiara Jackson, Sophia Johnson, Shannon Jordan, Brennan Kaiser, Reese Kaiser, Stephen Kirchschlager, Samantha Klupchak, William Knox.

Nicholas Lambros, Caroline Madden, Glynnis McManamy, David Meehan, Brianna Meyer, Joylynn Osei, Nana Osei, Emma Piotrowski, Gabrielle Pizza, Jacob Rothchild, Dilan Rutland.

Kaitlyn Sanders, Matthew Scholefield, Kennedi Sidberry, Thomas Simon, Malik Sims, Lucy Sloan, Kimani Smith, Tess Sobolewski, Alexandria Staton, Ian Stern, Hayley Sutherland, Juno Suzuki.

Eliza Sykes, Aira Tantoco, Malika Toguem, Sebastian Valentin, Michael VanEtten, Robert Venegas, Zakiya Walker, Catherine Wassilak, Sarah Weiner, Jane Wenckus, Harrison Wojcikowski and Tsai Yun Yang.



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