Kent Center School eighth-graders take their bows
Awards and certificates of graduation from Center School were received June 19 by 30 Kent students during a festive ceremony at the school.
Graduates are Tresa Ashman, Elisabeth Besmer, Brandon Coolbeth, Taryn Davis, Bella Dumitrascu, Alexander Ferraiuolo, Jack Ferraiuolo, Samuel Foote, Emma Franks, Hayden Giampietro, Sadie Grusauski, Charlotte Herde, Jake Hoadley, Alyssa Holback, Sean Holback, Josephine Horosky, Eli Johnson, Robert Johnson, Thomas Johnson, Jason Lambert, Sarah Mauri, Alexander Sanchez, Sammantha Starr, Maddy Stevens, Noah Strid, Cesar Brito-Trinidad, Beatrice Voorhees, Ethan Walsh, Jack Wayne and Nathan Winter.
The following youths earned awards:
Gail Leo Osolin Award: Sammantha Starr.
Lions Club Award: Charlotte Herde and Jason Lambert.
Ward Scholarship: Hayden Giampietro.
Daughters of American Revolution Citizenship Awards: Robert Johnson and Thomas Johnson.
Daughters of American Revolution History Award: Maddy Stevens.
Ramesh Mali Award: Marcella Dumitrascu and Thomas Johnson.
David Armstrong Art Award: Maddy Stevens.
PTO Citizenship Award: Samuel Foote.
Norman Stoddard Sports Award: Josephine Horosky and Cesar Brito-Trinidad.
Principal’s Awards: Sarah Mauri and Cesar Brito-Trinidad.
Kent Education Association Award: Alyssa Holback.
Classroom Music Award: Beatrice Voorhees.
Chorus Award: Robert Johnson.
Drama Award: Alexander Sanchez.
English Award: Beatrice Voorhees.
French Award: Sarah Mauri.
Instrumental Music Award: Marcella Dumitrascu.
Math Award: Robert Johnson (algebra) and Elijah Johnson (pre-algrebra).
Physical Education Award: Sammantha Starr and Cesar Brito-Trinidad.
Science Award: Maddy Stevens.
Social Studies Award: Thomas Johnson.
Computer Award: Beatrice Voorhees.
Library Award: Sadie Grusauski.
Essay Awards: Beatrice Voorhees.
Ron Viafore Arts Alive Award: Emma Franks.