Hillsboro High grads honored for academic achievements




Beyond the 41 diplomas issued to seniors during the Hillsboro High School commencement May 19, several graduates received recognition and scholarship awards for their academic work.

Following is the list of awards and recipients.

AWARDS FOR 2011-12

Valedictorian: Courtney Weber

Salutatorian: Amy Bartel

The President?s Award for Educational Excellence: Amy Bartel, Devin Dick, Nicholas Ediger, Micaela Hinerman, Aaron Klassen, Katherine Kliewer, Benjamin Loewen, Grant Shewey, Allison Troyer, Courtney Weber

Kansas State Scholars: Amy Bartel, Benjamin Loewen

Kansas Board of Regents Scholars: Amy Bartel, Devin Dick, Micaela Hinerman, Benjamin Loewen, Bret Mueller, Katherine Pritchard, Allison Troyer, Courtney Weber

Outstanding Math & Science Award: Allison Troyer

C.M. Sextro Academic Scholarship for Mathematics ($1,250): Benjamin Loewen

USD 410 Hillsboro Education Association Scholarship ($300): Benjamin Loewen

Alpha Omega Incentive Award ($500): Courtney Weber

American Legion Post 366 Scholarship ($500 each): Devin Dick, Callie Serene

Dale Dennis Excellence in Education Award ($200): Benjamin Loewen

Built Ford Tough-FFA Scholarship ($1,000): Aaron Klassen

Paul Rundstrom Memorial Scholarship ($500): Devin Dick

Earl Wineinger Scholarship ($500): Aaron Klassen

Hillsboro Lions Club Scholarship ($500 each): Devin Dick, Krista Reimer

Lang Diesel and FFA Scholarship ($1,000 each): Kyler Borg, Olivia Kliewer

The Hillsboro Medical Center Auxillary Scholarship ($500): Amy Bartel

Linda J. Johnson Scholarship ($2,500): Courtney Weber

Kansas State High School Activities Association Awards ($250 each): Amy Bartel, Allison Troyer

Wiebe Good Citizen Scholarship ($2,500 each): Krista Reimer, Courtney Weber

Honors: Devin Dick, Samantha Ens, Alexandra Kruse, Luke Moore, Bret Mueller, David Nelson, Amanda Pickens, Callie Serene

High Honors: Amy Bartel, Nicholas Ediger, Micaela Hinerman, Aaron Klassen, Katherine Kliewer, Benjamin, Loewen, Katherine Pritchard, Krista Reimer, Grant Shewey, Allison Troyer, Courtney Weber

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