YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Yorktown High School recently honored some of its best and brightest.
Seven Yorktown High School students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society last Thursday, having demonstrated scholarship, character, leadership, service and skill at an exemplary level.
The honorees and their fields of study were:
Marissa Ammon (Child Development and Education)
Richard Heckett (Law Enforcement)
Molly Keane (Fashion Design and Merchandising)
Christian Raitano (Microcomputer Technology)
Abigail Sciarra (Fashion Design and Merchandising)
Lisa Sokolik (Digital Media)
Kevin Terhune (Construction Electricity
The ceremony was held at Putnam | Northern Westchester BOCES’ Yorktown campus. To be nominated for the Honor Society, they had to maintain a 90 or better average in their course of study at Tech and an 80 or better at their home school district. In addition to scholarship, inductees had to exhibit character, skill, leadership and service.
BOCES Superintendent Dr. James Ryan told the students that he and the faculty were proud of them.
“I have seldom seen students who have such tremendous composure, maturity and focus on their areas of interest,” he said. “I really am so taken by the dedication that you have for your areas of interest and I know that you are going to do great things as you go from Putnam | Northern Westchester BOCES.”
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