Ninety-four Valley View School District 365U high school seniors have been named Illinois State scholars in honor of their high levels of academic achievement. That’s a 10 percent increase over last year and a nearly 30 percent increase over the past two years.
The Illinois Student Assistance Commission State Scholar Program recognizes students for outstanding academic achievement. Selection of Illinois State Scholars is based on SAT, ACT and/or Prairie State Achievement Exam scores, and/or class rank at the end of junior year.
Illinois State Scholars from Bolingbrook High School: Haleema Ahmed, Angelica Alba, Alexaundra Baird, Gabriel Barajas, Jonathan Bartolome, Ashwin Bhojwani, John Birkett, Andrew Cate, Gina Cerulli, Joshua Collier, Emily Coronado, Paul Crafton, Miranda Crawley, Jerome Davis, Jillian Davis, Cristina Diaz, Kyle Engelmann, Trevor Goldman, Jennifer Goliszewski, Veronica Gomez, Samantha Goodell, Colin Gorski, Lauren Gould, Saukhya Gumidyala, Kimberly Guse, William Hauff, Katelyn Hettinger, Elizabeth Jimenez, and Justen Jones.
Also: Benjamin Junkroski, Alexander Kew, Marissa Koronkiewicz, Kevin Krueger, Kyle Kunstman, Matthew Lathrop, Daniel Lopez, Olivia Manzella, Naomi Mitts, Courtney Morrison, Ashfique Nazib, Teresa Ng, Anh Nguyen, Jane Danirose Obana, Gillian O'Donnell, Brian Parro, Chase Perry, Kokeith Perry, Claire Pigors, Stephen Rosenthal, Christian Russo, Tara Sanson-Levins, Tiffany Santana, Robert Schauner, Rachel Schneider, Suraj Sheth, Jonathan Slowik, Brieanne Smith, Malcolm Smith, Marcus Smith, William Stob, Sarah Tomei, Kristin Tragarz, Isabela Valentin, Jonathon Vavrina, Louise Nicole Vidanes, Nora Villegas, Rachel Wank, Jonathon Worlton, Mitchell Yelenosky, Michael Yep, and John Zielinski.
Illinois State Scholars from Romeoville High School: Kimberly Beaudion, Kamila Bobak, James Boyd, Alexis Connelly, Quang Dang, Ian Dattomo, Adriana Erickson, Mary Ford, Alejandra Haro, Adam Irvine, Andrew Joerger, Hafsa Khan, Alejandro Lara, Aaron Meader, Emily Nurczyk, Star Quiroz, Irma Rios, David Saavedra, Holly Smith, Jessika Vasquez, Alicia Vitel, Steven Vonderohe, and Seth Wilhoyt.