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April Senior of the Month - Octavia Lauderdale

April Senior of the Month – Octavia Lauderdale

Graduating high school is an impressive milestone for all of our students, and one that many have to overcome significant hurdles to accomplish. Octavia shines brightly as an incredible example of a student who persevered, and did not let significant circumstances keep her from achieving her goal. To hear her story is to marvel at...
April Senior of the Month - Damar Wilson

April Senior of the Month – Damar Wilson

Damar Wilson, a senior at Hill-Freedman World Academy, has been named Senior of the Month for April. This honor recognizes Damar's exceptional leadership, dedication, and impact on the school community. Throughout his high school career, Damar has demonstrated remarkable maturity and initiative. As president of both the Black Student Union (BSU) and the Entrepreneurship Club...
March Senior of the Month -Jayliah Johnson

March Senior of the Month -Jayliah Johnson

Jayliah is one of five siblings (all girls! one is her twin – who loves to make sure everyone knows is older, Jayliah laughs). She loves spending time with her family and her beloved dog, Brooklyn. All of her siblings attend(ed) Philadelphia School District schools, but she’s the only one at Excel. She chose Excel…

March Senior of the Month -Adia Davis

March Senior of the Month -Adia Davis

Adia Davis, a senior at Abraham Lincoln High School, has been named Senior of the Month for March. This honor recognizes Adia’s exceptional leadership, dedication, and positive impact on her school community. As a member of the Student Government and the ALHS Student Ambassadors, Adia has demonstrated outstanding time management skills while excelling academically, working…

February Senior of the Month – Sukurat Adetayo

February Senior of the Month – Sukurat Adetayo

Sukurat, who also goes by the name of Sky, came to the United States 5 years ago with her father, from Burkina Faso in West Africa. She is soft-spoken but by no means is she shy; you learn quickly she has a lot she’s excited to share. Her parents are Nigerian, and she lives here…

February Senior of the Month -  Jazzani Gerena

February Senior of the Month – Jazzani Gerena

Jazzani Gerena, the youngest of four sisters, has a vibrant presence that lights up any room, much like her own sparkling personality. As a high school senior at Girls High, Jazzani has truly come into her own, discovering her identity and carving out a niche where her artistic passions have flourished over the years. Her…

January Senior of the Month - Mason Krajewski

January Senior of the Month – Mason Krajewski

Mason is not the kind of student who promotes himself. He’s understated, when asked about his accomplishments. But he’s clearly and quietly confident, and calmly articulates where he’s been and where he’s going with a matter-of-factness that comes from a solid place. We were joined during our interview with his nominator, First Sergeant (also referred…

January Senior of the Month - Yassmine Motya

January Senior of the Month – Yassmine Motya

Yassmine Moyta truly embodies the spirit of a dedicated and outstanding student, and it’s a pleasure to celebrate her as Senior of the Month. Her brilliance and warmth shine through in everything she does. Not only does she excel in the rigorous academic environment of Julia R. Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School, where she takes…

Robert King Vaux senior

December Senior of the Month – Robert King

“Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.” – Abraham Lincoln School: Vaux Big Picture Nominator: Ms. Danina, English Teacher Robert King was surprised to learn he’d been awarded the Student of the Month, not because he isn’t worthy but because he’s just doing what comes naturally to him….

December Senior of the Month - Liaralis Santiago

December Senior of the Month – Liaralis Santiago

In the heart of Mastbaum High School, a spark of extraordinary talent shines bright. Meet Liaralis Santiago, our adored Carpentry senior, a beacon of inspiration, and our Senior of the Month. Amidst the noise of power tools and winds of sawdust, Liaralis stands out as one of the only four females in our trades programs,...