A highlight of student accomplishments in the 2016-2017 school year are a true testament to our tradition of excellence:
Among the graduating class there were:
- 5 Young Arts Finalists
- 2 Posse Scholars
- 1 Quest Bridge Scholar
- 1 Presidential Scholars in Visual Arts
- 2 Silver Knight Nominees
Along with numerous District, State and National recognitions, the College and University acceptances are included in the attachment.
The class of 2017 will be attending: Barnard College at Columbia University, Barry University, Berklee College of Music, Boston University, Boston Conservatory, Carnegie-Mellon University, Columbia University, The Cooper Union, Cornell University, Eastman School of Music, Emory, Florida School of the Arts, Florida State University, University of Florida, University of South Florida, Hamilton College, Indiana University, Juilliard, Loyola University at New Orleans, Maryland Institute of Contemporary Art (MICA), Massart, New College of Florida, Northwestern University, Oberlin Conservatory, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), San Francisco Conservatory, School of Visual Arts (SVA), SUNY Purchase College, Syracuse University, University of Chicago, University of Memphis, University of Miami, University of Michigan, University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and Yale.
Additionally, 92 of 114 students in the class of 2017 received the Superintendents’ Diploma of Distinction. In our top ten there were eleven students; the highest GPA at 5.25 and the 90th percentile with a GPA of 5.01. This incredible group of seniors has been offered a total of $36,179,000 in scholarship funds.