Class of 2017 Tag

All alumni are invited to join the Class of 2017 on Tuesday, May 9, at 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall, Bay D, for our Annual Alumni LaSpadas lunch! We will be welcoming the Class of 2017 into the WA Alumni community. We look forward to hearing from our alumni as they share encouraging words and a bit of advice for our graduates. Please help us spread the word by forwarding this message along to any local alumni. If you have any questions, please contact Alumni Association President, Sandy Hall, at halls@wa.edu. Be sure to follow us at facebook.com/wa.alumni...

About 1.6 million juniors in more than 22,000 high schools entered the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2015 PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying test. Two students in our senior class are among 34,000 Commended Students Nationwide who have shown exceptional Academic promise. Congratulations to Joshua Foldes and Haley Hendrikse for this commendation!The nationwide pool of Semifinalists, representing less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors, includes the highest-scoring entrants in each state. There are approximately 16,000 Semi-finalists. Of those 16,000 semi-finalists around 15,000 move onto the Finalist Scholarship competition. We are excited to share that Collin Renae...

All alumni are invited to join the Class of 2017 on Tuesday, May 9, at 11:00 a.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall, Bay D, for our Annual Alumni LaSpadas lunch! We will be welcoming the Class of 2017 into the WA Alumni community. We look forward to hearing from our alumni as they share encouraging words and a bit of advice for our graduates. Please help us spread the word by forwarding this message along to any local alumni. If you have any questions, please contact Alumni Association President, Sandy Hall, at halls@wa.edu. Be sure to follow us at facebook.com/wa.alumni...

Surrounded by teammates, coaches, and family, Westminster Academy Lions football player Cody Hatch committed to playing football in the 2017–18 season at Rhodes College. “Congratulations to Cody Hatch for signing to play football at Rhodes College. Your aggressiveness and ‘nose for the football’ have been your trademarks for success. You will have many challenges academically and athletically at the college level. You will learn much from your accomplishments as well as your trials. May God be your strength and your guide.”—Coach Smith “Signing to play college football was a hard decision to make but I am glad I did. I am excited...

Surrounded by teammates, coaches, and family, Westminster Academy Lions soccer player, Erika Hall, has committed to play soccer in the 2017–18 season at Gordon College.“Erika is an intelligent young lady who exhibits excellent leadership qualities toward her teammates and her role as team captain on the soccer team. Erika exhibits great responsibility and leadership traits with organizing soccer practice, daily devotions, and team warm-up prior to the start of every game. This leadership requires, taking initiatives, management, and good communication skill sets to manage players and their anxiety, nervousness, even excitement especially when faced with regional competition.Erika is admired by her teammates...