Senior Alina Mattson Reflects on her Second Trip to Haiti
I had an opportunity to travel to Haiti with an organization called Work my junior year at Sewickley Academy. What struck me about this organization was their integration into the communities and their promise to make families self-sufficient instead of offering outside solutions that would fix their problems short term. They do this by making sure both parents are in stable jobs and their children are placed in school. While in Haiti, we got to see first hand how Work functions and what they strive to achieve.
Senior Selected as Candidate in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program
Senior Aydin Turkay has been named one of more than 4,500 candidates in the 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.6 million students expected to graduate from U.S. high schools this year.
On Shenango's Senior Night, they played very well, leading 40 - 39 at halftime. Our guys did a good job of staying focused as we played a sharp second half. Isiah and Jett led us in scoring with 26 and 25 points respectively. Isiah had 10 rebounds, Will had 7 rebounds and Dave and Jared each had 6 rebounds. We shot 49% from the field and 75% from the foul line.