KU Endowment, Alumni recognize local students
Students from Kansas high schools were honored recently by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.
They were recognized for their academic achievements and named Kansas Honor Scholars.
During the ceremony, each student received a Webster’s New College Dictionary.
The Class of 2017 scholars from Shawnee include:
St. James Academy: Ryan Geris, Anna Hecke, Jacob Peddicord, and Peter Walsh
Bishop Miege High School: Natalie Burton
DeSoto High School: Simon Couch, Alyssa Hargrove, Lucas Johnson, Sydney Jones, Nathan Kowynia, Daniel Lee, Rachel Payne, Evan Sullivan, Trevor Whitlow
Midland Adventist Academy: Estibaliz Vazquez
Mill Valley High School: Lauren Atchley, Elaina Bartlow, Margaret Bogart, Megan Breninger, Michaela Brown, Jacob Campbell, Jason Chen, Camden Davis, Jackson Flack, Maci Foerderer, Nathan Gawith, Adam Gillette, Dylan Gowin, Meg Green, Brooke Haring, Mason Haydock, Benjamin Hoepner, Kyle Kappes-Sum, Harmandeep Kaur, Sue Kim, Kacie Kinley, Jazz Loffredo, Samuel Lopez, Emma Mantel, Erika Marsh, Kara Mason, Thomas McClain, Anthony Meljanac, Cindy Meljanac, Jessica Mitchell, Sarah Morgan, Kaley Muir, Joseph Pentola, Gracie Pringle, Claire Rachwal, Victoria Robinson, Braden Rolig, Gabrielle Rossetti, Kristen Schau, Spencer Smith, Brooke Wiebe, Emma Wilhoit, and Keegan Zars.