Congratulations to the St. John School Class of 2012 Graduates!

Congratulations to the class of 2012! The 8th grade class celebrated with a class luncheon with teachers and parents. It was a wonderful event in which the class presented gifts to the teachers and recognized Sister Eileen’s retirement by reciting an Irish poem. Yearbooks were also presented to each student. Many thanks to Ali Marashi and Amanda Tricca for their hard work on this. Also thanks to Ms Donna for the yearbook CD’s!

Most importantly, awards and scholarships were presented to the following graduates: The Knights of Columbus- Father Bailey scholarship to Amanda Tricca and Nicholas Mustacchio.

The Stephen Barker and Rosaria Pace Scholarship donated by Joseph Pace in memory of his nephew and mother  to Astrid Valiente, Hannah Crilley, Tina Cardone, Anthony Ruzzo, Nicholas Greenberg, Lorenzo Pantaleo, and Ali Marashi

Father Michael Ciullo Memorial Scholarship donated by St Anthony’s Society to  Alena Coppola

The Cindy McNabb Memorial Scholarship for excellence in math to Tina Cardone

The Robert De Christoforo Memorial Scholarship to Maeve Shea

The Mary Dorathea Devereaux Character Award to Alena Coppola

The Mary Nichols Award  donated by the North End Library to the top Language Art students, Ali Marashi, Tina Cardone, and Maeve Shea

High Honors    Tina Cardone, Ali Marashi

Honors            Alena Coppola, Maeve Shea

A beautiful graduation Mass was held at Sacred Heart Church on June 7th .Thanks to Miss Betsy and the SJS choir for a job well done! After Mass the graduating class, parents, and friends celebrated with a party at the Coast Guard. A great time was had by all.

Congratulations to all the graduates and every success at their future high schools!


Submitted by Margie Sarzana