Covenant Celebrates Student Achievement

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The final few weeks of the academic year at The Covenant School are full of recognition and celebration for excellence in scholarship, athletics, and character. The recent Closing Ceremonies and Senior Dessert awards highlighted many of these achievements. Congratulations to the following seniors who earned the distinguished Career Academic Award in their respective subject of study:

Bible . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Joseph Payne

English . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Catherine Morales

Arts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Chase Carson

Foreign Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Claire Netemeyer

History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Katey Woolfolk

Math . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Leo Yang

Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Leo Yang

Additionally, it is the tradition at The Covenant School to award worthy recipients with several named Character Awards at Closing Ceremonies. Congratulations to the following members of the Class of 2017:

Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Andrew Rapp & Emily Maupin
This award is presented to an outstanding male and an outstanding female senior who have excelled in both academics and athletics.

Chaplain’s Award . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Chase Carson
The Chaplain’s Award is given every year to a student who distinguishes himself or herself in the spiritual life of the school and in service to the school. 

Sherry H. Oster Servanthood Award . . . . . . . . . Riley Gildea
The Sherry H. Oster Servanthood Award was created to honor our former long-time employee, Sherry Oster, who was the behind-the-scenes reason for the success of hundreds of events over her eighteen years of commitment to the school.  Sherry represented humility and labored with a servant’s heart.

Headmaster’s Award . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sara Meakem
Each year we give The Covenant School Headmaster’s Award to a graduating senior who best exemplifies our collective vision of an ideal Covenant graduate. We look for love of God and neighbor, pursuit of wisdom and truth, stewardship of the community in which God has placed us, and all the intangible traits which we dream will be present in our graduates. We ask the faculty to nominate a student they love and respect for the person they have been day after day.