STEWARDSON — Stewardson-Strasburg High School recently hosted its annual Academic Awards night recognizing students in grades 9-12 for their achievements, including four students who will serve in the U.S. military: Peyton Dandurand, Garret Figgins, Andrew Verdeyen and Tyler Weeden. Sergeant Verschuyl and Sergeant Tuttle both presented them with awards and on behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary in Strasbourg, Mrs. Sarah Wyckoff presented the students with red, white and blue lanyards which were worn at the presentation of the awards. diplomas.
Algebra I: Blayzz Verdeyen; Geometry: Samantha Hayes and Jasmine Shafer; Algebra II: Briar Smith; Technical mathematics: Cassidy Smith; Trigonometry: Dan Durbin; Pre-calculation: Madilyne Rincker; Statistics: Louis Heine; English I: Ellie Wittenberg; English II: Briar Smith; English III: Madilyne Rincker; English IV: Isabelle Braden; Speech: Tanner’s Award; Mass media: Jozlyn Rich; Applied English: Handsome Dasenbrock; Student Council President: Alexis Agney; Student Council Vice President: Natalie Hayes; Student Council Secretary: Brianna Hewing; Student Council Treasurer: Samuel Vonderheide; Biology: Samantha Hayes; Physics: Clayton Rahn; Botany/Zoology: Taylor Dasenbrock; Chemistry: Briar Smith; The History of the United States: Dan Durbin; The story of the world: Brianna Hewing, Henry Vonderheide; Physics: Dan Durbin; World Geography: Natalie Hayes; Psychology: Craig Greuel; Sociology: Serenity Weeden; Illinois History: Rowyn’s foreman; Spanish I: Jasmine Shafer; Spanish II: Briar Smith; Spanish III: Dan Durbin; Directory Editor: Hannah Weaver; Accounting I: Taylor Dasenbrock; Accounting II: Dan Durbin; Inventory project: Rowyn’s foreman; Introduction to the agricultural industry: Ella Kinkelaar; Agricultural mechanics: Handsome Dasenbrock; Agricultural business management: Samuel Vonderheide; Consumption economy: Natalie Hayes; Cooperative Education: Handsome Dasenbrock; Beginner Art Award: Anna Albert; Advanced Art Award: Jasmine Shafer; Price Boy PE: Thomas Davis; Girls Physical Education Awards: Serenity Weeden; John Philip Sousa Group Awards: Harley Beck; Drumline Prize: Harley Beck, Zachary Cox; Senior Group Awards: Harley Beck, Zachary Cox, Rae Ann Smith; Gold Hammer Award: Craig Greuel; Silver Hammer Price: Emma Sayers; Webpage IDM: Kendall Sparr; Introduction to industrial technology: Blayzz Verdeyen; Building I: Garrett Hoene; Worksite II: Garret Figgins; AutoCad 1: Lance Lankow; Autocad 2: Craig Greuel; Scholastic Bowl Golden Buzzer Prize: Craig Greuel; Scholastic Bowl Silver Buzzer Prize: Henry Vonderheide; Sons of the American Revolution Outstanding Citizenship Award: Colin Kinkelaar; Perfect attendance: Carter Chaney, Jordan Wittenberg; Illinois State Scholars: Broderick Beals, Zachary Cox, Craig Greuel, Lance Lankow; Colin Kinkelaar Award for Perseverance: Taylor Dasenbrock; Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award: Natalie Hayes
Top honors: Anna Albert, Broderick Beals, Isabella Braden, Grace Carroll, Zachary Cox, Beau Dasenbrock, Taylor Dasenbrock, Dane Durbin, Rowyn Foreman, Isabelle Gratz, Craig Greuel, Natalie Hayes, Samantha Hayes, Louis Heine, Brianna Hewing, Ella Kinkelaar, Lance Lankow , Morgan Mathis, Halle Moomaw, Evan Petzing, Samantha Porter, Clayton Rahn, Madilyn Rincker, Serinity Schultz, Jasmine Shafer, Briar Smith, Kassidy Smith, RaeAnn Smith, Jack Stremming, Henry Vonderheide, Samuel Vonderheide, Gavan Wernsing
Honors: Alexis Agney, Hunter Braden, Benjamin Bridges, Colten Bridges, Carter Chaney, Estephani Cuatzozon, Peyton Dandurand, Marisa Daniels, Thomas Davis, Garret Figgins, Greyson Foreman, Alaira Friese, Amber Goen, Jacob Gracey, Nathaniel Gracey, Jackson Gurgel, Collin Hewing , Garrett Hoene, Jack Holland, Abbie Kelly, Colin Kinkelaar, Amparo Martinez Martinez, Claire McCormick, Reagan McCormick, Brenna Musson, James Porter, Kendall Sparr, Blayzz Verdeyen, Gabrielle Vonderheide, Hannah Weaver, Serenity Weeden, Tyler Wetherell, Austin Wittenberg, Ellie Wittenberg
Honorable Mention: Hayden Bowers, Raleigh Harris, Dominick Hensley, Jacob Kellum, Connor Manhart, Graci Ogle, Preston Parks, Tanner Price, Kinley Quast, Jesse Smith, Dennon Stremming, Katelyn VonBehrens, Mckenzi Vonderheide, Jordan Wittenberg
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Scholarship for top math students: Brianna Hewing; Top Social Studies Scholarship: Natalie Hayes; Scholarship for the best science students: Brianna Hewing; Best Scholarship for English Students: Isabelle Braden; Strasbourg American Legion Auxiliary Mary Anderson Memorial Scholarship: Alexis Agney, Colin Kinkelaar; Holland Energy Scholarship: Broderick Beals; Haley Legacy Award: Brianna Hewing; Shelby County Agricultural Bureau Foundation – Howard Buffett Scholarship: Samuel Vonderheide; Shelby County Agricultural Bureau Foundation Scholarship: Alexis Agney, Kassidy Smith; FFA scholarship: Samuel Vonderheide; Derek P. McWhorter Memorial Scholarship: Brianna Hewing and Samuel Vonderheide; Lake Land College Presidential Scholarship: Craig Greuel, Lance Lankow, Natalie Hayes; Lake Land Foundation Scholarship: Jacob Gracey, Craig Greuel, Samuel Vonderheide; Lake Land College Athletic Scholarship (Volleyball): Brianna Hewing; Parent-Teacher-Student Association Scholarship: Jacob Gracey and Hannah Weaver; Matthew Martin Debolt Memorial Band Award: Zacharie Cox; Matthew Martin Debolt Memorial Art Award: Zacharie Cox; Student Council Scholarship: Natalie Hayes; Stewardson-Strasburg Education Association Scholarship: Hannah Weaver; Strasbourg American Legion Post 289 Scholarship: Isabelle Braden; Stewardson American Legion Auxiliary 611 Scholarship: Craig Greuel; Stewardson American Legion Post 611 Scholarship: Samuel Vonderheide; 19th District American Legion Scholarship: Brianna Hewing, Colin Kinkelaar; SCAN Scholarship: Alexis Agney; Harold and Wilma Kessler 4-H Scholarship: Samuel Vonderheide; Carl Bugenhagen Scholarship: Samuel Vonderheide; Jim and Marty Haarman Scholarship: Craig Greuel; Albert H. Miller Scholarship: Lance Lankow; JC and Mary Kessler Scholarship: Brianna Hewing; John T. and Melba Middlesworth Memorial Scholarship: Natalie Hayes, Hannah Weaver; Lloyd Elam Scholarship: Alexis Agney, Broderick Beals; Marvin Dale Debolt Memorial Scholarship: Craig Greuel; Oberlin Scholarship: Broderick Beals and Craig Greuel.
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