Scholarships and awards
Augusta High School seniors and scholarship recipients were recognized last Tuesday evening with a special reception at the high school.
The class was applauded for their academic achievements.
The Kansas Scholars designation is based on an index which mathematically combines the ACT Composite score and GPA. The curriculum consists of English four years, science three years, social studies three years, and foreign language two years.
The following Augusta High Seniors were Kansas Scholars: Scott McMurphy, Elisabeth Korthals, Madison Macari, Jacob Lowery and Morgan Cox.
Kansas Scholars Curriculum Completers were: Kalaeb Bratton Morgan Cox, Caleb Laubhan, Sarah Kurweinz, Jacob Lowery, Madison Macari, Scott McMurphy, Taylor Pearcy, Bailey Ritchey, Mariah Small, Kassidy Thompson, Lydia Todd, Brigit Williams and Stefan Walp.
Other scholarships awarded were:
Vada-Vida Fletcher Business Scholarship - Madison Macari.
May Gruver Scholarship - Mariah Zerr.
P.E.O. Scholarship - Elisabeth Korthals and Chelsea McGinnis.
National Honor Society Scholarship - Michael Cox.
Lesley Tharp Spanish Club Scholarship - Mariah Zerr.
Ron Baugher Memorial Scholarship - Jacob Lowery.
AHS Soccer Scholarships - Kaeley Hansen and Andrew Orocio.
John C. Hutter Scholarships - Bailey Reichardt and Kyler Steinkamp.
Armand Hillier Booster Club Scholarships - Jacob Lowery and Mariah Zerr.
Chelsea Gerbitz Memorial Scholarships - Bailey Ritchey, Michael Cox, and Cassidy Hartup.
Cooper Drug Scholarship - Mariah Zerr.
Friends of Augusta Scholarships - Bailey Ritchey and Logan Allen.
Chuck & Deann Korte Scholarship - Dakota Watkins.
Lions Club Scholarship - Kaeley Hansen.
Augusta Community Foundation Scholarships - Casady Marlnee, Cassidy Hartup, Chelsea McGinnis, and Madison Macari.
Soroptimist International of Augusta Scholarship - Chelsea McGinnis.
Mystic Tie Lodge #74 Scholarship - Kassidy Thompson.
Kiwanis Club Scholarship - Bailey Reichardt.
Sally Annetta (Souder) Puckett Scholarship - Jacob Lowery.
Clifford & Ruybe Angleton Scholarship - Kassidy Thompson.
Augusta White Eagle Credit Union Scholarship - Bailey Reichardt.
AHS Student Council Scholarship - Michael Cox.
Walter & Sidney Ewalt Scholarship - Mariah Davis.
Wheeler Friendship Grant - Jacob Lowery.
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