Class Awards Day
Congratulations to all Seven Hills award recipients. The following departmental awards were presented at Awards Day at the Upper School.
The following students earned a Concentration for studying a subject in depth in the following fields:
Avni Varshneya – Engineering
Maya Gleich – Community Engagement
Louann Kovach – Information Technology
Robby Shaffer – Creative Arts
Shelby Green – Performing Arts
Varshini Odayar was presented the Miriam Titcomb Award, the highest honor awarded to a junior, for exhibiting excellence in “initiative in some area, originality in some area, love of fellow man, and courage of convictions.”
Carly Jones was presented the Clement L. Buenger Award on behalf of the Fund for Independent Schools of Cincinnati (FISC).
Abby Markworth received the Neil Smith Scholarship, which is presented to a student in grade nine, 10, or 11 who best exemplifies the qualities for which Neil Smith is known. He/she must “meet the world with optimism and good will; expect the best from themselves and others; and exhibit courage, compassion, integrity, and intelligence.”
Personal Achievement Award – Presented to the students whose contributions have made Seven Hills a better place. Honorees are freshman Caroline Routh, sophomore Rosalind Roland, junior Jake Groom, and senior Reagan Brackett.
Megan McLennan received the Sophomore Scholastic Achievement Award. This is awarded to the sophomore who exhibits a scholarly temperament and who has contributed the benefits of learning in a given discipline to the school and/or the wider community. This student exhibits a love of learning and intellectual curiosity, and shares enthusiasm for the discipline with others.
Madeleine Jay received the Citizenship Award. This is awarded to the student who takes an active role in school and/or community affairs, and who exhibits mature political and global consciousness and a sense of civic responsibility.
Charles Clark was given the Creativity and Original Thinking Award. This is awarded to the student who is given to independent thinking, and who has displayed an inquisitive and creative habit of mind.
Felix Karthik was awarded the Community Scholar Award, presented to the student “who has shown exceptional achievement in a given discipline and who has extended that knowledge to benefit the larger community.”
Andress Art Award- Molly Donovan
Theater Award – Sophie Janidlo
English Award – Madison Pelier
Kathy Richardson Award – Uma Shenai
History Award – Matthew Cook
Math Award – Nick Purple
Biology Award – Mary Grace Ramsay
Chemistry Award – Aryan Katneni
Physics Award – Max Yuan
Chinese Award – Sarah Zhang
French Award – Alex Kreines
Latin Award – Charlie Dwight
Spanish Award – Natalie Choo
Female Athlete of the Year – Lucy Callard and Maggie Kersting
Male Athlete of the Year – John Stewart
Female Scholar Athlete – Natalie Choo
Male Scholar Athlete – Curtis Sun
Female Archie Griffin Sportsmanship Award – Alexis Tucker
Male Archie Griffin Sportsmanship Award – Nate Rising
Elinor Scherr Mosher Award – Jessica Morse
Senate Award – Phil Thornberry, Spanish teacher