At the Wednesday, April 9 School Committee meeting. numerous high school students were recognized for academic and athletic achievement.
Career and Technical Education Student of the Year: Amanda Flores was recognized for her significant academic achievements while majoring in Broadcasting Technology at Quincy High School. A National Honor Society member, Amanda will be continuing her education at Emerson College in the fall.
Skills USA Career & Technical Education students competed at the regional competition in eleven categories; gold and silver medal winners will move on to the state competition held from May 1 through 3.
- 3-D Visualization & Animation: Daniel Cunningham and Junbong Jang (Gold Medal Team)
- Advertising Design: Jessica Siders (Gold); Vivian Tran (Silver)
- Computer Programming: James Hagborg (Bronze)
- Criminal Justice: Jonathan Ng (Gold); Elizabeth Le (Silver); Brianna McCombs (Bronze)
- Electronics Technology: Thanh-Quang Hoang (Gold); AR Alhazmy (Silver); Emily Hatfield (Bronze)
- Photography: Wei Feng He (Gold)
- Technical Computer Applications: Cedric Germain (Silver); Christian Peguero (Bronze)
- Digital Cinema Production: Liam Fitzmaurice and Ellis Hampton (Gold Medal Team)
Winter Athletics Athletic Directors Patrick Lane (QHS) and Michael Joyce (NQHS) introduced the student-athletes representing the MIAA tournament teams and outstanding individual achievement.
- NQHS Boys Basketball: Captains Efthim Butka, Anthony Green, Kyle Richardson and Coach Kevin Barrett
- QHS Boys Basketball: Captains Jonathan Bain, Brendan Cunningham, James Lam and Captain Dave Parry
- NQHS Girls Basketball: Captains Grace Geary, Haley McKay, Jane Minton and Coach Kerry Ginty
- NQHS Boys Hockey: Captains Robbie Cameron, Andrew Currie, Nolan Greene and Coach Matt Gibbons
- QHS Boys Hockey: Captains James Brennick, Matthew Davis, Patrick Donovan, Patrick Freeman and Coach Ted Walsh
- NQHS Indoor Track: Captains Emily Bryson, Julia Bryson and Coach Geoff Hennessy
- NQHS Swimming: Captains Randall Kwong, Rachel O’Driscoll and Coach Bob McGillicuddy
- QHS Wrestling: State Qualifiers Kreshnik Mullahi, Peter Orseno and Coach Paul Reggiannini