The Seminole Ridge High School chapter of the National Honor Society inducted new members in an evening ceremony Thursday, Feb. 13. Congratulations to this year’s honorary faculty inductees — phys ed teacher James Parson and mathematics teacher Martha Schanel — and to the student inductees:
• Sophomores — Katie Abel, Myles Addison, Michael Anselmo, Shane Artiles, Sabrina Belizaire, Christian Bottliglieri, Rachel Collins, Richie Cotromano, Damian Cruz, Cara Engh, Nicholas Fah-Sang, Jade Fiegen, Stephanie Fischer, Ashlee Frame, C.J. Goodall, Madeline Harding, Benjamin Hoffman, Cameron Holt, Nicholas Koenig, Joshua Lojewski, Paisley Millhausen, Allison Murphy, Anna Packard, Jessica Quiggle, Scarlett Roque, Joey Schergen, Christine Schergen, Jarrod Smiley, Kimberly Smith, Matthew Smith, Amanda Stewart, Jessica Terkovich, Dalton Trimble, Julissa Valiente, Macy Varnell, Sierra Wiener and Alyssa Williams.
• Juniors — Sara Blair, Gianna Cannestro, Michael Davis, Kristine Francis, Landen Fresch, Gabi Garcia, Brooke Herron, Molly Hietapelto, Sabrina Kirmani, Dagnes Mosqueda, Daniel Parent, Alexa Perez, Jezebel Perez, Blake Selogy, Juhi Singh, Jared Sprague, Omesh Tiwari, Sydney Wilson and Sumner Young.
• Seniors — Dalton Boccanfuso, Angelica Destefano, Alyssa Donawa, Cassandra Elliot, Daylee Fisher, Bradley Hargesheimer, Courtney Johnson and Mark Meyer.
SRHS Debaters at Harvard — The SRHS debate team earned honors in competition Feb. 15-16 at the annual Harvard University national invitational tournament. Jaqueline Campos placed in the quartile in dramatic interpretation, Landen Fresch and Erika Thompson achieved a 4-2 record in public forum and Wayne Selogy placed fourth in the nation in the Congressional tournament.
French Honor Society Inducts New Members — The SRHS French Honor Society inducted new members Feb. 26. Congratulations to Nick Cassara, Patatricia Charleston, Samantha Cote, Michelle DeArmas, Ashley Foley, Emma Ingalls, Hope Ingalls, Katya Kameka, Kathleen Miller, Lisa Nguyen, Hannah Persson, Rowan Pelfrey, Jared Richards, Caroline Rimel, Daniela Sanchez, Gabriella Santos, Gabrielle Sousa, Victor Stremel and Lindsey Sutherland. This year members chose social studies teacher Allan Gerfers, world languages teacher Georgina Martinez-Bot and dance teacher Erin Sinsley to be inducted.
Envirothon Competition — Five Seminole Ridge students recently competed in the countywide Florida Envirothon. The Hawks placed first in “sustainable farming” and third overall. Congratulations to the enviro team of Jazmyn Brown, Gabi Garcia, John Little, Wayne Selogy and Sydney Shivers.