Class Night was held Wednesday, May 11, in the high school gymnasium. Seniors were presented with scholarships, awards, certificates, and cords. The 2022 inductee to the Crusader Wall of Recognition was also announced.
Presentations/awards were as follows:
Moundbuilder Spirit Award Scholarship to Southwestern College– Matthew Pryce
JR Metzen Scholarship - Rylan Biles
Patsy McNett Education Scholarship – Alora Shuck and Mikayla Elmore
Sumner Cowley Electric Scholarship – RJ Clift, Baylee Newberry, and Brett Wyckoff
Wellington Fire Department Scholarship - Carson Parmley, Abigail Mraz, and Hagen Wright.
Durham School Services Scholarship – Chase Koehler and Keeli Ramirez
Eagle Scout Cord - Matthew Pryce
Wellington Young Professionals Scholarship Book Scholarship – Mercedes Glover
Butler County Community College Academic Scholarship - Abby Mohr
John Philip Sousa Award - Brett Wyckoff and Braeden Ybarra
Student Council Scholarship - Kaitlyn Hain
Social Sisterhood of Wellington Scholarships - Airalyn Frame, Sadie Glover, and Ali Zeka
PEO Sisterhood Scholarship - Baylee Newberry
KWCH 12 Top of the Class - Hagen Wright
The Kansas State High School Activities Association Citizenship Award - Kaitlyn Hain and Korbin Jones
Kansas ACT Scholar - Deitrek Gill
Kansas Board of Regents Kansas Scholars Curriculum Completers - Riley Anderson, Rylan Biles, Jael Catlett, RJ Clift, Elizabeth Fristoe, Deitrek Gill, Baylee Newberry, Dustyn Schettler, Logan Swingle, Brett Wyckoff, Ali Zeka
Kansas State Scholars - Riley Anderson, Rylan Biles, Jael Catlett, RJ Clift, Deitrek Gill, Baylee Newberry, Dustyn Schettler, Logan Swingle, Brett Wyckoff, Ali Zeka
GRADUATING WITH HONORS:
Cum Laude – GPA 3.5 or better – ACT 23 or better – KS Scholar – 1 or more AP classes – Rylan Biles, RJ Clift, Baylee Newberry, Dustyn Schettler, and Logan Swingle
Magna Cum Laude – GPA 3.5 or better – ACT 26 or better – KS Scholar – 2 or more AP classes – Jael Catlett and Ali Zeka
Summa Cum Laude – GPA 3.5 or better – ACT 29 or better – KS Scholar – 3 or more AP Classes. – Riley Anderson, Deitrek Gill and Brett Wyckoff
Rick Phelps and Jaxson Irey-Hurt presented the 2022 inductee to the Crusader Wall of Recognition. This year’s inductee was Steve Sturgis, and his brother John and son and daughter-in-law Zach and Alishia Parent were present to accept the honor.
Dustyn Schettler was also recognized for his acceptance into the Air Force Academy.
Rane Case and Linda Chase presented several Business Department, National Honor Society, FFA, and CTE awards and cords.
USD 353 School Resource Officer and WHS SADD Sponsor Troy Wylie presented SADD members with cords.
Senior Class President Kaitlyn Hain spoke to the assembly and turned over the podium to Junior Class President Hunter Lough for his remarks. The seniors then congregated in the auditorium to watch the senior video to end the night.