Students are winners at end-of-year award ceremonies
The Lawn Avenue School presented awards to students in grades 5 to 8 at their June 16 ceremony.
The winners and their awards follow.
The Americanism Award went to Madeleine White and Molly VanHerck; The Founder's Award was given to Ellen Bednarczyk and Emilio Kurz; The Overall Excellence in English Award went to Sydney Keen and Daniel Bailey; The Excellence in Science Award was presented to Sarah Smith and Daniel Gorelick; The Excellence in Mathematics Award was given to Jessica Rudman and Daniel Bailey. The Excellence in Foreign Languages Award went to Sydney Keen and Jacob Morris. The Excellence in Social Studies Award was presented to Emily Levy and Daniel Bailey; The Good Citizenship Award was given to Emily Roberts and James Mastrostefano.
The Ida Richard's Warrior Heart went to Jack Clark and Donovan Dougherty; The Principal's Award was given to Shannon Sheekey and Bruce Page; The Mary Stearns McGaughan Compassion towards Animals Awards went to, 1st Place: Danielle Jennings, 2nd Place: Madeleine White, 3rd Place: Georgia Wright, 4th Place: Emily Levy 5th Place: Molly VanHerck ; The Technology Award was given to Grade 7, Rebecca Barchus, and Grade 8, Hayden Maclean. The Excellence in Fine Arts/Marc Frade Award: Georgia Wright and Daniel Gorelick; The Rhode Island Art Educators Association Awards: Grade 5, Grace Doherty and Hayley Carlisle; Grade 6, Holly Bobola and Jameson Mielde, Grade 7, Jack Tragenza, Brook Doherty, Hayden Rudd and Shannah Crowell, Grade 8, Victoria Shaw, Shannon Sheekey, Christian Kowolchuk and Donovan Dougherty; The First Lego League Awards: The Babooshas, Team Cool and Obsessed.
The Conanicut Island Art Association: Grade 5, James Lowell, Grade 6, Oksana Shein, Grade 7, Olivia Wilcox and Grade 8, Emilio Kurz. The International Peace Poster Awards: 1st Place, Ellissa Barclay de Tolly, 2nd Place, Kaela Kennedy, 3rd Place, Jan Trousilek. Honorable Mentions: Carson Toppa, Faith Chadwick, Holly Bobola, Sophia Greco Byrne, Benjamin Stewart, Madeline Brown, Hannah Murray, Charles Keen, Erica Croft and Madelyne Robinson; The Matt Allen Memorial Visual Art Award: Jack Clarke, Grade 5. Mathematics League Certificate: 1st Place: John Chamberlain, 2nd Place: Macie Land; 3rd Place: Delaney Maguire;
The Velma Moore Memorial Award: Rebecca Barchus. Perfect Attendance for the Year: Grade 5, Truman Christie; Grade 6, Kerry Kardosz and Travis Earley, Grade 7, Emily Howard, Alex Jordan, Andrew McCarthy, Hayden Rudd and Rebecca Barchus, Grade 8, Michael Jordan, Jacob Gomez, Tyler Fandetti and Caitlin Schnack. The Friends of the Philomenian Library Award: Donovan Dougherty and Shay Reilly.
The Jamestown Educational Support Personnel Award: Jacob Morris; The Music Achievement Award: Jessica Safford and Sarah Smith; The Excellence in Solo Vocalist Award: Ivy Burns. The Band Director's Award: Molly VanHerck. The Louis Armstrong Jazz Band Award: Daniel Gorelick. The Music Department Spirit Award: Noah Franjione and Jack Clarke. The Best All Around Musician Award: Georgia Wright; The Physical Education/Good Sportsmanship Award: Ellen Bednarczyk and Jacob Morris. The Ali Dunn-Packer Memorial Scholarship Award: Nicole Perez and Jacob Morris; The Renaissance Man Award: Georgia Wright and Daniel Gorelick; The Highest Academic Achievement Award: Sydney Keen and Daniel Bailey.