On May 20, Central High School had its annual Evening of Excellence awards recognition program.
Subject awards were presented to: Elena Hoogland, English I; Avery Johnson, English II; Carolyn Newton, English III; Priscilla Swint, English IV; Christina Macri, dual enrollment English; Dhruv Patel, outstanding freshman science; and Stephanie Wert, Jenny Ho, William Jackson, Mallori Brooks, Louis Petro, Layla Schuster and Jessica Flammia, science.
Stephanie Wert, Jenny Ho, Louis Petro and Thomas Koster, math; Sarah Kaspers, Spanish I; William Jackson, Spanish II; Jenny Ho and Anna Costello, Spanish III; Melia Orrell, Spanish IV; Jeidy Beltran, Spanish native speaker; Pedro Pena, Spanish heritage speaker; Anthony Sanderson, German I; Anny Hung, German II; David Farmer, German III; Stephen Novotny, German IV; Zachary Holung, German Advanced Placement; Carissa Maynard and Michael Ray, French I; Daniela Crespo, French II; Monae Johnson and Sarah Burda, French III; Stephanie Kerney, French dual enrollment.
Citizenship awards were presented to: Kenneth Brown and Chelsea Toland, freshmen; Trey Adams and Ana Bui, sophomores; Louis Petro and Erica Aguiar, juniors; James Reichow and Carly Terriot, seniors.
Art awards were presented to: Meagan Eng, Christina Macri, Danielle Doyal, Kailee Martinez, Lorissa Haley and Gina Stuccio.
Louis Petro received the academic team award, and Brittany Bloom and Tyler Reagan received the Technology Oriented Performance Program award.
Business awards were presented to: Anthony Sanderson, Avery Johnson, Lisa Ciresi and Dawn Zasa. Theater arts awards were presented to: Stephanie Tavolaro and Cassandra Rivera. DECA awards were presented to: Michelle Venezia and Krysten Cortalano.
Corinne Demers and Ebony Hunter received the Early Childhood Education I award, and Jessica Kropik and Jennifer Middleton received the Early Childhood Education IV award. Geoffrey Brooks and Sean Zahringer received the Culinary Arts I award; Courtney Fox, Culinary Arts II; Rachel Ianello and Renee Larson, Culinary Arts III, and Ariel Ceccarelli, Culinary Arts IV.
Navy Junior ROTC Legion of Merit awards went to: Carly Territo, Phylicia Irons, James Reichow and Quynn Fonseca. Navy Junior ROTC Distinguised Service awards went to: Cierra Williams and Jacqueline Force.
World history awards were presented to: Daniela Crespo and Joseph Bonfardino. The American history award went to Mallori Brooks, and the American government award went to Layla Schuster.
Zachary Holung and Vera Shaw received economics awards; Layla Schuster, the Advanced Placement U.S. government award; Kristin Gousse and Thomas Koster, the AP psychology award; Ashley Williams, the European history award; Zachary Martin and Quankeeria McKenzie, the physical education award; Breanna Warren and Jonathan Ventimeglia, the driver education award, and Maria Davis, Jessica Maraglia and Lauren Adams, the health science education award.
Matthew Epley, Marangeline Oyola, Madelyn Lutz and Christopher Lucas, received the Exceptional Student Education award; Vanessa Lobo, the Turnaround award, and Sarah Bute, the National Honor Society award.
Senior school awards were presented to: Cierra Willliams and James Patrick for service/character; Carly Terriot and James Reichow, leadership; Jacqueline Force and Dominick Logroi, volunteer service; Stephanie Arnold and Zachary Rice, outstanding student; Sarah Bute and Jaime Martinez, achievement; Angela Hilger and Trevor Jones, improvement; Quynn Fonseca and Clifton Davis, school spirit, and Phylicia Irons and Thomas Koster, merit.
BETA officers recognized were: Alexandra Cario, president; Cassidy Buckley, vice president; Ashley Williams, secretary; Krysten Cortalano, treasurer, and Emily Jones, historian.
Reading achievement awards were presented to: Lauren Roberts, ninth grade; Derek Kito, 10th grade; Cassandra Conrad-Roberts, 11th grade, and Kristen Leonard, 12th grade.
English for Speakers of Other Languages achievement awards were presented to: Xavier Astacio and Sujintra Pinthong. Yearbook awards were presented to: Mary Vu, Kaitlyn Davison and Cierra Williams. Jennifer Dees received the chorus award; Anneliese Rosser, the band award, and Meagan Eng and Jon Morgan, the graphic design award.
Accelerated reading awards were presented to: Kristi Cornett, first place; Megan Nowell, second place; Sarah Bute, third place, Dominick Logori, fourth place, and Phillip Robertson, fifth place.
Auto mechanics awards were presented to Timothy Hintz and Joseph Treanor.
Athletic/academic award winners for 2010 were: Thomas Armstrong, Candice Catalano, Kelsey Chesteen, Bryana Eady, Quynn Fonseca, Sarah Lynch, Sean Murphy, Zachary Rice, Layla Schuster and Carly Territo.