MINOOKA – Congratulations are extended to the newest members of the Minooka Community High School chapter of the National Honor Society.
These student leaders were inducted during a special ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 14, in the MCHS – Central Campus Performing Arts Center.
Newly inducted NHS members
Seniors: Taylor Billie, Abigail Boland, Carli Cortina, Ashley DeCraene, Hanna Dilday, Christian Held-Marino, Antonio Milazzo, Logan Pulido, Mireya Villalobos
Juniors: Macie Alexa, Taylor Baranski, Sofia Bautista, Adeline Beeler, Ella Benhart, Theo Benig, Samuel Bergmann, Martine Boetto, Holly Bonde, Faith Bonds, Amelia Brewers, Connor Briley, Delaney Cerevic, Antonio Cisneros, Riley Clark, Kaitlyn Cochran, Roisin Connellan, Sophia Cosgrove, Madeleine Didech, Hailee Dilworth, Timothy Doody, Emily Ellis, Grace Feigl, Kaden Ferguson, Trinity Gillespie, Keegan Graebner, Kyle Graebner, Alexis Grasley, Gabrielle Hajduk, Grace Hayden, Samantha Hermann, Emma Hocking, Makenna Jacoby, Hannah Janik, Isabelle Jasper, Rachel Kirkolis, Kaley Koran, Jillian Kurtz, Erik Lakota, Bennett Lundberg, Chase Lyon, Sydney MacDonald, Brenna Madding, Daniel McMillin, Hannah Midlock, Phoebe Milles, Chloe Moreno, John Murphy, Dawson Nelson, Sicong Pei, Lillian Petersen, Vanesa Ramos, Joel Reedy, Eryn Renison, Joseph Rhoades, Grace Richardson, Evelyn Rios, Rylee Ritchey, Jenna Roberts, Matt Schofield, Emily Shelton, Jasmine Sierecki-Hutton, Mackenzie Singer, Hallie Spindler, Kaylen Stelmaszek, Rachel Stuchly, Genevieve Swink, Grace Thelo, Kaitlyn Thornton, Stacey Tyrell, Luke VanDrie, Christopher Ward, Lauren Widlowski, Emma Wiegmann, Madison Wittkofski, and Taylor Zarzecki.
Current NHS members include Hailey Arlis, Brooke Lynn Bachmann, Chloe Bacza, Elizabeth Badalamenti, Courtney Banaszak, Gwen Barnes, Abigail Belluomini, Jacob Bugajski, Katelyn Bulger, Anne Calonico, Brianna Campbell, Isabella Cernetich, Reed Christensen, Brandt Compton, Elizabeth Cook, Elena Costa, Monica Delgado, Erin Dunn, Brooke Dykstra, David Feigel, Amanda Gardner, Hannah Gedwill, Morgan Gierman, Lauren Heafey, Abigail Holloway, McKayla Holmes, Shalyn Horvat, Hailey Jermolowicz, Alexandra Kaste, Zackary Kijowski, Peter Klepec, Kyle Knaub, Kyle Kobe, David Kostyra, Lydia Kurtz, Katie Lewis, Allison Lyman, Bailey Lyman, Jon-Carlo Manzo, Matthew Mason, Alec Mitcheff, Madalyn Odette, Delaney Peeples, Jason Perez, Tyler Richart, Jose Rodriguez, Carmella Russell, Anabell Salcedo, Alejandro Sanchez, Madisyn Serr, Mackenzie Surdej, Brianna Szambelan, Sydney Vogelsanger, Lauren Watts, Skyler Weis, Walker Whalen, and Emily Worden.
The 2016-17 NHS Officers include Kyle Knaub – president; Hailey Arlis – secretary; Megan Watts – treasurer; Chloe Bacza – historian; and Hannah Gedwill – community relations.
MCHS Principal Mr. Ronald Kiesewetter was recognized as the Honorary Staff NHS Member, and MCHS Class of 1998 alum Mark Skwarczynski was the evening’s guest speaker.
National Honor Society candidates must meet the chapter’s requirements for scholarship, service, leadership and character in order to be selected for membership. Once members, students strive to exemplify these traits through numerous academic, social and civic efforts.