Seniors Honored for Academic Achievements

Seniors Honored for Academic Achievements

PHOTO: Members of the Class of 2017's top 10 percent are photographed at the annual EPHS honors breakfast. Click here for a photo gallery of the event.


More than 60 seniors were singled out for their accomplishments at Elmwood Park High School's 2017 Academic Honors Recognition Breakfast on Friday, May 19.

The 44th annual event took place at Elmcrest Banquets. EPHS Principal James Jennings presented awards to each student.

Steiv Shore was recognized as the valediction of the Class of 2017, and Kassandra Babelonia was honored as salutatorian. Madeleine Neil was applauded for her four consecutive years of perfect attendance.


Tiger Scholars


Honored for finishing in the top 5 percent of their class were Kassandra Babelonia, Gregory Baranovskiy, Kyle Garcia, Analise Hernandez, Yuriy Khlopas, Rocco Molinelli, Steiv Shore, Kevin Taha, Aleksandra Witkos and Jakub Zwierzynski.


Top 10 Percent


Honored for finishing in the top 10 percent of their class were Elias Arce, Kassandra Babelonia, Anthony Bacarella, Gregory Baranovskiy, Kyle Garcia, Daniel Gomez, Alexis Gonzalez, Analise Hernandez, Yuriy Khlopas, Adrian Lach, Rocco Molinelli, Antonina Pisciotto, Sarah Ptack, Steiv Shore, Frank Stocco, Jacob Sulaski, Gabriela Sulek, Kevin Taha, Aleksandra Witkos and Jakub Zwierzynski.


High Honor Roll — 3.7 Every Semester


Honored for finishing with a 3.7 GPA or higher every semester were Kassandra Babelonia, Fabian Cabrera, Kyle Garcia, Daniel Gomez, Analise Hernandez, Yuriy Khlopas, Rocco Molinelli, Antonina Pisciotto, Sarah Ptack, William Robbs, Steiv Shore, Frank Stocco, Kevin Taha, Aleksandra Witkos and Jakub Zwierzynski.


Illinois State Scholars


Honored as Illinois State Scholars were Elias Arce, Kassandra Babelonia, Gregory Baranovskiy, Kyle Garcia, Analise Hernandez, Yuriy Khlopas, Adrian Lach, Andriana Melnychuk, Rocco Molinelli, Antonina Pisciotto, Sarah Ptack, Steiv Shore, Jacob Sulaski, Gabriela Sulek, Kevin Taha, Alexa Tully, Aleksandra Witkos and Jakub Zwierzynski.


Presidential Scholars


Honored as Presidential Scholars were Elias Arce, Kassandra Babelonia, Anthony Bacarella, Gregory Baranovskiy, Kyle Garcia, Daniel Gomez, Alexis Gonzalez, Analise Hernandez, Yuriy Khlopas, Michael Krzeminski, Adrian Lach, Karolina Magnuszewski, Andriana Melnychuk, Rocco Molinelli, Emily Ortega, Antonina Pisciotto, Sarah Ptack, Savana Ramos, Itzel Rios, William Robbs, Julianna Robinson, Katherine Ryan, Steiv Shore, Katarzyna Skwiot, Frank Stocco, Jack Stranges, Jacob Sulaski, Gabriela Sulek, Kevin Taha, Nelya Vasylyk, Aleksandra Witkos, Andrew Witkowski, Wiktoria Woronko and Jakub Zwierzynski.


National Honor Society


Recognized as members of the National Honor Society were Kyle Garcia, Daniel Gomez, Alexis Gonzalez, Analise Hernandez, Michael Howard, Yuriy Khlopas, Iryna Koval, Katarzyna Krol, Diamond Lopez, Tiara Lopez, Karolina Magnuszewski, Faith Medina, Adriana Mercado, Rocco Molinelli, Madeleine Neil, Emily Ortega, Desiree Reyes, Cristian Rivera, William Robbs, Julianna Robinson, Isabelle Rodriguez, Ruby Rodriguez, Katherine Ryan, Noris Sanchez, Steiv Shore, Katarzyna Skwiot, Frank Stocco, Aleksandra Witkos, Wiktoria Woronko and Jakub Zwierzynski.


International Thespian Society


Honored as members of the International Thespian Society were Sandra Avila, Kassandra Babelonia, Miranda Barajas, Erin Hirtzig, Antonina Pisciotto, Julianna Robinson, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Mateo Rodriguez, Ruby Rodriguez, Katherine Ryan, Noris Sanchez and Cayla Ward.


Departmental Achievement Awards


Honored as winners of departmental achievement awards were Kassandra Arboleda, art; Kassandra Babelonia, mathematics and English; Miranda Barajas, music; Gregory Baranovskiy, social studies; Melissa Caballero, Italian; Christian Colon, Spanish; Erin Hirtzig, outstanding vocalist; Ioannis Kallianiotis, technology; Yuriy Khlopas, physical education; Mitchell Lister, physical education senior leader; Diamond Lopez, business; Kevin Munoz, special education; Elizabeth Rodriguez, outstanding vocalist; Steiv Shore, science; Nelya Vasylyk, English as a Second Language; Aleksandra Witkos, physical education.


Scholarships (Students A-G)


Honored as scholarship winners were Jocelyn Agudo, Jane Aumiller Memorial Scholarship; Kassandra Babelonia, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship; Miranda Barajas, Kiwanis Scholarship; Fabian Cabrera, Triton College Trustee Honor Scholarship; Kyle Garcia, Kiwanis Scholarship, Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, DLA Architectural Scholarship; Daniel Gomez, Leyden Township Carl Fiorito Scholarship; Alexis Gonzalez, Society of Women Engineers Award with High Honors, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship. 


Scholarships (Students H-N)


Also honored as scholarship winners were Analise Hernandez, Society of Women Engineers Award with Highest Honors, Elmo and Alfreda Ramello Foundation Scholarship, Cynthia Schulze Memorial Scholarship; Michael Howard, National Honor Society Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship; Anthony Lopez, Lincoln Tech Scholarship; Tiara Lopez, National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship; Rocco Molinelli, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship.


Scholarships (Students N-R)


Also honored as scholarship winners were Madeleine Neil, Kiwanis Scholarship; Emily Ortega, Angelo “Skip” Saviano Scholarship; Antonina Pisciotto, Society of Women Engineers Award with Higher Honors; Jennifer Quaglia, Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship; Desiree Reyes, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship, James A. White Scholarship; Isabelle Rodriguez, Elmwood Park Educational Team Scholarship (District 401 Teachers’ Union).


Scholarships (Students S-Z)


Also honored as scholarship winners were Steiv Shore, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship; Gerardo Simental, Sharon J. Kaczmarek Scholarship; Katarzyna Skwiot, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital Auxiliary/Medical Staff Scholarship; Frank Stocco, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship; Gabriela Sulek, Women’s Auxiliary of the Leyden Republican Organization Scholarship, Triton College Scholars Program; Aleksandra Witkos, National Honor Society Scholarship; David Wolk, Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship; Jakub Zwierzynski, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship. 


Photos from the Honors Breakfast


NOTE: The following photos are also available in a slideshow format, which can be found here. All photos are by Dave Porreca, D401 web/media specialist. Click any of the photos to see an enlarged view. Not present for photos were Mitchell Lister, Kevin Munoz, Julianna Robinson and Jack Stranges.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Steiv Shore, class valedictorian. Other honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Science.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Steiv Shore, class valedictorian. Other honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Science.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kassandra Babelonia, class salutatorian. Other honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, International Thespian Society, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Mathematics and English.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kassandra Babelonia, class salutatorian. Other honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, International Thespian Society, Elmwood Park Educational Foundation Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Mathematics and English.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jocelyn Agudo. Honors: Jane Aumiller Memorial Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jocelyn Agudo. Honors: Jane Aumiller Memorial Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kassandra Arboleda. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Art.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kassandra Arboleda. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Art.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Elias Arce. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, John Philip Sousa Band Award, University of Chicago Odyssey Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Elias Arce. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, John Philip Sousa Band Award, University of Chicago Odyssey Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Sandra Avila. Honors: International Thespian Society, John Mills PTA Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Sandra Avila. Honors: International Thespian Society, John Mills PTA Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Anthony Bacarella. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Anthony Bacarella. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Miranda Barajas. Honors: International Thespian Society, Department Achievement Award for Music, Kiwanis Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Miranda Barajas. Honors: International Thespian Society, Department Achievement Award for Music, Kiwanis Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gregory Baranovskiy. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Department Achievement Award for Social Studies.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gregory Baranovskiy. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Department Achievement Award for Social Studies.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Melissa Caballero, Honors: Department Achievement Award for Italian.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Melissa Caballero, Honors: Department Achievement Award for Italian.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Fabian Cabrera. Honors: 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Triton College Trustee Honor Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Fabian Cabrera. Honors: 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Triton College Trustee Honor Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Christian Colon. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Spanish.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Christian Colon. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Spanish.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kyle Garcia. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Illinois Council of Mathematics Teacher Award, Kiwanis Scholarship, Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, DLA Architectural Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kyle Garcia. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Illinois Council of Mathematics Teacher Award, Kiwanis Scholarship, Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, DLA Architectural Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Daniel Gomez. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Leyden Township Carl Fiorito Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Daniel Gomez. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Leyden Township Carl Fiorito Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexis Gonzalez. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers Award with High Honors, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexis Gonzalez. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers Award with High Honors, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Analise Hernandez. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers Award with Highest Honors, Elmo and Alfreda Ramello Foundation Scholarship, Cynthia Schulze Memorial Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Analise Hernandez. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers Award with Highest Honors, Elmo and Alfreda Ramello Foundation Scholarship, Cynthia Schulze Memorial Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexander Hibbert. Honors: Louis Armstrong Band Award.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexander Hibbert. Honors: Louis Armstrong Band Award. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Erin Hirtzig. Honors: International Thespian Society, Outstanding Senior Vocalist.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Erin Hirtzig. Honors: International Thespian Society, Outstanding Senior Vocalist.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Michael Howard. Honors: National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Michael Howard. Honors: National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship, Elmwood Park High School 50th Anniversary Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Ioannis Kallianiotis. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Technology.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Ioannis Kallianiotis. Honors: Department Achievement Award for Technology.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Yuriy Khlopas. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Department Achievement Award for Physical Education.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Yuriy Khlopas. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Department Achievement Award for Physical Education.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Iryna Koval. Honors: National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Iryna Koval. Honors: National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katarzyna Krol. Honors: National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katarzyna Krol. Honors: National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Michael Krzeminski. Honors: Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Michael Krzeminski. Honors: Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Adrian Lach. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Illinois Math League Award.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Adrian Lach. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Illinois Math League Award. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Anthony Lopez. Honors: Lincoln Tech Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Anthony Lopez. Honors: Lincoln Tech Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Diamond Lopez. Honors: National Honor Society, Department Achievement Award for Business.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Diamond Lopez. Honors: National Honor Society, Department Achievement Award for Business.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Tiara Lopez. Honors: National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Tiara Lopez. Honors: National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Karolina Magnuszewski. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Loyola University Damen Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Karolina Magnuszewski. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Loyola University Damen Scholarship. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Faith Medina. Honors: National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Faith Medina. Honors: National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Andriana Melnychuk. Honors: Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Andriana Melnychuk. Honors: Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Adriana Mercado. Honors: National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Adriana Mercado. Honors: National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Rocco Molinelli. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Rocco Molinelli. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Madeleine Neil. Honors: National Honor Society, Kiwanis Scholarship, Perfect Attendance Four Years of High School.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Madeleine Neil. Honors: National Honor Society, Kiwanis Scholarship, Perfect Attendance Four Years of High School.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Emily Ortega. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Angelo “Skip” Saviano Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Emily Ortega. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Angelo “Skip” Saviano Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Antonina Pisciotto. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, International Thespian Society, Thespian of the Year Recipient, Society of Women Engineers Award with Higher Honors, Judson University President’s Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Antonina Pisciotto. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, International Thespian Society, Thespian of the Year Recipient, Society of Women Engineers Award with Higher Honors, Judson University President’s Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Sarah Ptack. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Ida Brechtel Scholarship, Dominican Presidential Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Sarah Ptack. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Ida Brechtel Scholarship, Dominican Presidential Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jennifer Quaglia. Honors: Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jennifer Quaglia. Honors: Bob Biancalana Memorial-Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club Scholarship, Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Savana Ramos. Honors: Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Savana Ramos. Honors: Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Desiree Reyes. Honors: National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship, James A. White Scholarship, Dominican Presidential Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Desiree Reyes. Honors: National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Women’s Club Scholarship, James A. White Scholarship, Dominican Presidential Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Itzel Rios. Honors: Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Itzel Rios. Honors: Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Cristian Rivera. Honors: National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Cristian Rivera. Honors: National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior William Robbs. Honors: 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior William Robbs. Honors: 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Elizabeth Rodriguez. Honors: International Thespian Society, Thespian of the Year Recipient, Outstanding Senior Vocalist, North Central College Theatre Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Elizabeth Rodriguez. Honors: International Thespian Society, Thespian of the Year Recipient, Outstanding Senior Vocalist, North Central College Theatre Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Isabelle Rodriguez. Honors: National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Educational Team Scholarship (District 401 Teachers’ Union), Loyola University Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Isabelle Rodriguez. Honors: National Honor Society, Elmwood Park Educational Team Scholarship (District 401 Teachers’ Union), Loyola University Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Mateo Rodriguez. Honors: International Thespian Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Mateo Rodriguez. Honors: International Thespian Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Ruby Rodriguez. Honors: National Honor Society, International Thespian Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Ruby Rodriguez. Honors: National Honor Society, International Thespian Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katherine Ryan. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, International Thespian Society, Patrick S. Gilmore Band Award.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katherine Ryan. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, International Thespian Society, Patrick S. Gilmore Band Award.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Noris Sanchez. Honors: National Honor Society, International Thespian Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Noris Sanchez. Honors: National Honor Society, International Thespian Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gerardo Simental. Honors: Sharon J. Kaczmarek Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gerardo Simental. Honors: Sharon J. Kaczmarek Scholarship. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katarzyna Skwiot. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital Auxiliary/Medical Staff Scholarship, Loyola University Damen Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Katarzyna Skwiot. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital Auxiliary/Medical Staff Scholarship, Loyola University Damen Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Frank Stocco. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Frank Stocco. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jacob Sulaski. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jacob Sulaski. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gabriela Sulek. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Women’s Auxiliary of the Leyden Republican Organization Scholarship, Triton College Scholars Program.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Gabriela Sulek. Honors: Top 10 percent of class, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, Women’s Auxiliary of the Leyden Republican Organization Scholarship, Triton College Scholars Program.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kevin Taha. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Kevin Taha. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexa Tully. Honors: Illinois State Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Alexa Tully. Honors: Illinois State Scholar.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Nelya Vasylyk. Honors: Presidential Scholar, Department Achievement Award for English as a Second Language.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Nelya Vasylyk. Honors: Presidential Scholar, Department Achievement Award for English as a Second Language.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Cayla Ward. Honors: International Thespian Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Cayla Ward. Honors: International Thespian Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Aleksandra Witkos. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Physical Education.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Aleksandra Witkos. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, National Honor Society Scholarship, Department Achievement Award for Physical Education. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Andrew Witkowski. Honors: Presidential Scholar.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Andrew Witkowski. Honors: Presidential Scholar. 


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior David Wolk. Honors: Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior David Wolk. Honors: Unity in the Community Foundation Scholarship.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Wiktoria Woronko. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Wiktoria Woronko. Honors: Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society.


Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jakub Zwierzynski. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient.

Principal James Jennings and EPHS senior Jakub Zwierzynski. Honors: Tiger Scholar, top 10 percent of class, 3.7 Honor Roll every semester, Illinois State Scholar, Presidential Scholar, National Honor Society, Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship Recipient.


The students who finished in the top 10 percent of their class gather for a group photo.

The students who finished in the top 10 percent of their class gather for a group photo.


A final view of the Class of 2017's honorees.

A final view of the Class of 2017's honorees. Congratulations to all!


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