June 2014

Congratulations to all our award and scholarship winners! This month we presented monetary awards to seven graduating high school seniors as follows:

The Stephen K. Tompsett Award for Excellence in Math, Science or Technology (“Strive to Exceed Expectations”)
Winner – Regis High
Winner – Garden City High School (Two students)
Finalist – Garden City High School

The Stephen K. Tompsett Leadership Award (“Family & Faith First”)
Winner – Sacred Heart Academy

The Stephen K. Tompsett Christian Values Award (“I Care About People; I Can Make a Difference”
Winner – Chaminade High School

The Stephen K. Tompsett Award for Overall Excellence (“Kindness, Compassion, Leadership, Family & Faith, Academic Effort”)
Winner – Our Lady of Mercy Academy

This is the 13th year we have presented our monetary high school awards and as always, we are amazed and inspired by the applicants. Students receive between $750 and $1500 dollars.

Also in June we recognized nine graduating eighth graders from St. Joseph School for Citizenship & Character ($150), Christian Values, Community Service, Leadership (each, $100) and Honorable Mention. Recipients ($25 Barnes & Nobles gift cards).

In May, Abigail Spillane was presented with The Stephen K. Tompsett Memorial Scholarship (“Leadership – Love of Learning – Make a Difference”). This $1500 scholarship is given to a student participating in the SUNY Student Teaching in Australia program.

Congratulations to all our recipients!