Student of the Month

Student of the Month for 2016-2017

MAY

MAY STUDENT OF THE MONTH – DEVANY PITSAS

Devany Pitsas, daughter of Peter and Lori Pitsas, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for May. Devany’s teacher nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. Devany is the historian of the National Honor Society, maintains excellent grades and is a varsity player in soccer, track and basketball. She was also team captain of her basketball team in both her junior and senior year. In addition, Devany is a member of Interact, the Wellness Committee and the Environmental Club. She is according to her teacher, “passionate and patient, creative and organized and is an intelligent, athletic and civic-minded young woman.” Devany was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Devany for her contributions to the school programs of Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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APRIL 

APRIL STUDENT OF THE MONTH – ALEXANDRA MATSIS

 Alexandra Matsis, daughter of Ken and Jen Matsis, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for April. Alexandra’s teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. Alexandra is a member of National Honor Society and Interact as well as a member of the varsity soccer team and captain of the indoor and outdoor track teams. Alexandra is an energetic volunteer who has participated in fund raisers for the Rotary Scholarship Fund and the Interact Charitable Donation Fund as well as the Net Sports Academy and a local nursing home.  Alexandra was recognized as WMUR’s Hometown Hero in February.  Alexandra is, according to her teacher, “a kind and thoughtful young woman who works hard in the classroom and in her athletics.” Alexandra was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Alexandra for her contribution to the school programs at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

 

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MARCH

MARCH STUDENT OF THE MONTH – SHANNON DREW

Shannon Drew, daughter of Kevin and Susan Drew, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for March. Shannon’s teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. Shannon is a member of the National Honor Society, the Student Council and Model UN as well as a participant in educational programs at both Harvard and St. Paul’s. Shannon has been a recipient of both the Bay Path University Book Award and the NH Council for the Humanities book award. Shannon is also an avid dancer and singer who has been a member of the Riverbend Youth Company Theatre for several years. Shannon is, according to her teacher, “a young woman who does many things well and brings joy and energy to all of them.” Shannon was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Shannon for her contribution to the school programs at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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FEBRUARY

FEBRUARY STUDENT OF THE MONTH – SYDNEY ORSORIO 

Sydney Orsorio, daughter of Eric Beauchamp and Jan-Marie Craig, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for February. Sydney’s teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. Sydney is a member of the basketball team as well as both the indoor and outdoor track teams. Sydney is also a member of the West Street Beat and has participated in numerous musical events.  Sydney was nominated for her volunteerism in the music program, where she has been an “incredible help.” In addition, Sydney has volunteered to sing the National Anthem at nearly all home volleyball and basketball games, a “level of service and dedication that is quite remarkable,” according to her teacher.  Sydney was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Sydney for her contribution to the school programs at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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JANUARY

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JANUARY STUDENT OF THE MONTH – SKYLAR CURTIS

Skylar Curtis, daughter of Stephen Curtis and Roberta Greeley Curtis, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for January. Skylar’s teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. Skylar is a member of National Honor Society, a member of the Tri-M Honor Society, the recipient of the University of Rochester’s Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award and is an officer of the MHS Chapter of Best Buddies. Skylar is, according to her teacher, “A wonderful person and scholar” and simply a positive person who makes like better for many.  Skylar was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Skylar for her contributions to the school programs at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

 

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DECEMBER 

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DECEMBER STUDENT OF THE MONTH – RYAN FLAHERTY

Ryan Flaherty, son of Kenneth and Angela Flaherty, has been selected as Milford High School’s Student of the Month for December. Ryan’s teachers nominated him as an ideal candidate for recognition. Ryan is a member of National Honor Society, maintains excellent grades and participates in both baseball and football. Ryan was nominated for his volunteerism going “above and beyond in all aspects of community service,” according to his teacher. Ryan is always willing to volunteer cheerfully and tirelessly and has been an outstanding volunteer for the Unified Basketball Team. Ryan was selected from over 850 students for this distinction. MHS thanks Ryan for his contributions to the school programs at Milford and wishes him the best for future success.

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NOVEMBER

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NOVEMBER STUDENT OF THE MONTH – Rachael Nelson

Rachael Nelson, daughter of Michael and Maureen Nelson has been selected Milford High School’s Student of the Month for November.  Her teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. She is involved in Latin and History Club, athletics and National Honors Society. Her teachers admire her quiet leadership, professional demeanor and selfless work ethic. These distinctions should make Rachael feel proud and worthy of being selected from over eight hundred and sixty students as Student of the Month. MHS thanks Rachael Nelson very much for her contribution to the school program at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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OCTOBER

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OCTOBER STUDENT OF THE MONTH – JENNIFER CARSON

Jennifer Carson, daughter of Michael and Kathy Carson, has been selected Milford High School’s Student of the Month for October.  Her teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. She is involved in National Honor Society, three varsity sports, MHS Student Council and Advanced Placement classes. Her teachers admire her leadership, engagement in the curriculum and Spartan spirit. These distinctions should make Jen feel proud and worthy of being selected from over eight hundred sixty students as Student of the Month. MHS thanks Jen very much for her contribution to the school program at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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SEPTEMBER

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SEPTEMBER STUDENT OF THE MONTH – KAREN JORGENSEN

Karen Jorgensen, daughter of Stephen and Susan Jorgensen, has been selected Milford High School’s Student of the Month for September.  Her teachers nominated her as an ideal candidate for recognition. She is involved in National Honor Society, Best Buddies and Advanced Placement Literature. Her teachers admire her understated leadership, thoughtful engagement in the curriculum and service to the diverse Milford student body. These distinctions should make Karen feel proud and worthy of being selected from over a eight hundred and sixty students as Student of the Month. MHS thanks Karen very much for her contribution to the school program at Milford and wishes her the best for future success.

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