Westbrook High School

Top of the Class

Highest Honors

Hilary M. Perrey, daughter of Tom and Joyce Perrey of Westbrook. Honors: Valedictorian, National Honor Society, Phi Beta Kappa Award, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Medal, Summer Science Internship at USM. Academic awards in Spanish, Social Studies and English. Activities: Envirothon, Model UN, Academic Decathlon, Key Club, Spanish Club, Tennis, Youth Representative to Church Council, Musica de Filia Girl Choir. Future plans: will attend Colby College and major in Biology.

Olivia L. Hebert, daughter of Joel and Deborah Hebert of Westbrook. Honors: Salutatorian, National Honor Society (Treasurer-12), D.A.R. Good Citizen, U. of Rochester Humanities Award, "All" Award in Softball, Best Defense in Field Hockey, All-State Academic in Field Hockey, SMAA All-Academic in Field Hockey, SMAA All-Conference in Field Hockey. Academic awards in English and French. Activities: French Club (Vice-President-11, President-12) Key Club, Math Team, Envirothon, Peer Tutor, Peer Leadership Group, Recycling "Green Monsters", Freshmen Peer Mentor, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Natural Helpers, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Softball, Field Hockey (Captain), Swimming and Basketball. Future plans: will attend University of New England and major in Health Studies.

Adam C. LaViolet, son of Gary and Martha LaViolet of Westbrook. Honors: Honor Essayist, National Honor Society (Secretary-12), Class Treasurer (9-12), U. of Rochester George Eastman Award, National Latin Exam Level I-Summa cum laude, Voice of Democracy-1st Place Local Level and 3rd Place-District Level, American Mathematics Competition-3rd place. Academic awards in Mathematics, Social Studies and Spanish. Activities: Math Team, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Student Council, Envirothon, Bellringers, Spanish Club (Treasurer 10,11; Co-President-12), Tennis, Missionary to Honduras and Church Youth Group. Future plans: will attend Colby College and major is undecided.

David A. Born, son of Gregory and Jan Born of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, U. of Rochester Bausch & Lomb Award, Most Valuable Player in Tennis, SMAA All-Academic in Soccer and Swimming, Rookie Award in Swimming, "Soup Jordan" Award in Soccer. Academic awards in Science and Mathematics. Activities: Math Team, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Chess Club, Spanish Club (Treasurer-12), Swimming (Tri-Captain-12), Tennis and Soccer. Future plans: will attend Bates College and major is undecided.

Galen C. Perkins, son of Donald and Nancy Perkins of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Class Director (10-12), Harvard Book Award, SMAA All-Academic in Soccer, SMAA All-Star Honorable Mention in Soccer, SMAA All-Conference in Soccer, All-Regional in Soccer, Most Valuable Defensive Player in Soccer, SMAA All-Star 2nd Team in Soccer. Academic award in English. Activities: Spanish Club, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Bellringers, Math Team, Student Council (Treasurer-11), Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Soccer (Captain-12) and Tennis. Future plans: will attend Stanford University and major is undecided.

Alex R. Grant, son of Russell and Elizabeth Grant of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Class President (11), Class Vice-President (9), Williams College Book, Rotary Youth Leadership, National Latin Exam Level I & II-Maxima cum laude, Voice of Democracy-2nd Place Local, Most Valuable Runner in Cross Country. Activities: Jazz Combo, Jazz Ensemble I, Interact Club (Vice-President 10,11), Skiing, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Math Team, Tennis, Student Council (President-11), Outdoor Track, Cross Country (Captain 10,11). Future plans: will attend Tufts University and major in Physics/Engineering.

Deanna L. Boisvert, daughter of Gary and Kelly Boisvert of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society. Academic awards in Science, English and Latin. Activities: Woodwind Quintet, Spanish Club, Jazz Ensemble I & II, Math Team, Marching Band (Drum Major-12), Tennis and Basketball. Future plans: will attend University of New England and major in Nursing.

Grace E. Arsenault, daughter of John and Stephanie Arsenault of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Society of Women Engineers, Class Secretary (10-12), Youth Art Month-Portland Museum of Art. Academic awards in Art and Science. Activities: Recycling "Green Monsters", Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Math Team, Envirothon, French Club, Student Council (President-12). Future plans: will attend Northeastern University and major is undecided.

Stephanie M. Lamson, daughter of William and Stacey Lamson of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, SMAA All-Academic in Swimming, Most Improved Swimmer, Rookie Award in Swimming. Academic awards in Social Studies, Science and French. Activities: Natural Helpers, Badminton Club, Key Club, Yearbook, Swimming (Co-Captain-12). Future plans: will attend University of Maine at Farmington and major in Elementary Education.

Lorin Anne Esmiller, ddaughter of Alejandro and Loreta Esmiller of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, National Vocational Technical Honor Society Vocational Director's List, Honor Roll, Class President (9), Smith College Book Award, Skills USA State Championship - Gold Medalist in Health Knowledge Bowl Spirit Award in Tennis. Academic awards in Science and Physical Education. Activities: Skills USA (President 10,11; State Treasurer-11), Peer Leadership Group, Tennis, Spanish Club, Math Team, Student Council (Historian-12), Sock'n Buskin Theater, Yearbook, Jazz Ensemble II, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Key Club, Marching Band, Volunteer at Maine Medical Center and Portland Center of Assisted Living. Future plans: will attend University of Southern Maine and major in Nursing.

Tyler P. Kelly, son of Jennifer Lawrence and Matthew Kelly of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Best Defense in Basketball, SMAA All-Academic in Basketball. Activities: Freshmen Peer Mentor, Interact Club, Baseball, Basketball (Captain-12). Future plans: will attend Virginia Tech and major in engineering.

Kathryn L. Bois, daughter of Paul and Linda Bois of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society (President-12), SMAA All-Academic in Field Hockey, All-State Academic in Field Hockey, Coach's Award in Field Hockey. Academic awards in Math and Social Studies. Activities: Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Key Club (Secretary-12), Field Hockey, Recycling "Green Monsters", French Club Secretary-12), Math Team, Envirothon, Indoor Track, Tennis, Basketball. Future plans: will attend Saint Joseph's College of Maine and major is undecided.

Kelly M. Smith, daughter of Ralph and Maureen Smith of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Rhode Island School of Design Book Award, Most Valuable Swimmer, SMAA All-Academic in Swimming, Rookie Award in Swimming. Academic awards in Social Studies, Science and French. Activities: Seals Swim Team , Powerhouse Youth Group, Badminton Club, Envirothon, Math Team, Key Club, Yearbook, Swimming (Co-Captain-12), French Club. Future plans: will attend University of Maine and major in Secondary Education.

Abigail B. Crump, daughter of Laura Crump of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society. Academic award in English. Activities: Math Team, Academic Decathlon, Peer Leadership Group, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Spanish Club (Vice-President-12), Key Club. Future plans: will attend Saint Anselm College and major in English.

Laura R. Merrill, daughter of Paul and Suzanne Merrill of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society. Academic awards in Social Studies, Science, French, English and Health. Activities: Color Guard (Captain-12), Marching Band, Sock'n Buskin Theater, Key Club, Lacrosse. Future plans: will attend Saint Joseph's College of Maine and major in Education.

High Honors

Lance F. Ludka, son of Stephanie Ludka of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Class Director (12), SMAA All-Academic in Soccer. Academic awards in Spanish and Social Studies. Activities: Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Soccer, Swimming, Baseball, Basketball, Interact Club. Future plans: will attend the University of Miami and major in Sports and Leisure Management.

Jalene T. Regassa, daughter of Tiruneh Bonni and Yeshiwork Feyissa of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society School Board Student Member. Academic award in Social Studies. Activities: Philosophy Club, Tennis, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Debate Club, Model UN, Math Team, Spanish Club, Soccer. Future plans: will attend Colby College and major is undecided.

Inga D. Kwiatkowski, daughter of Robert and Urszula Kwiatkowski of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society. Activities: Key Club, Swimming, Lacrosse. Future plans: will attend the University of Southern Maine and major is undecided.

Kyle A. Goan, son of Greg and Nancy Goan of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Eagle Scout, State Champion Swimmer - 200 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay, 100 Breast, 100 Free, 200 Free, New England Champion Swimmer - 100 Free, 200 Free Relay; All-State in Swimming, SMAA All-Star Swimmer, SMAA All-Conference Swimmer; SMAA All-Academic Swimmer, Most Valuable Swimmer, Rookie Award in Swimming, Dennis Connolly Award. Academic award in Science. Activities: Spanish Club, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Swimming (Tri-Captain-12). Future plans: will attend LaSalle University and major in Business.

Honors

Michael S. Anthony, son of John and Catherine Anthony of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society, Maine Youth Leadership, SMAA All-Academic in Football and Indoor Track; "Green Shirt" Award in Football, Most Improved Player Indoor Track Field Events. Academic awards in Science, Mathematics and Chinese. Activities: Math Team, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Baseball, Freshmen Peer Mentor, French Exchange Program, Indoor Track, French Club, Football (Captain-12). Future plans: will attend Clarkson University and major in Civil Engineering.

Tyler W. Rand, son of Steven and Patricia Rand of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society; All-State - Honorable Mention in Ice Hockey; All-Regional in Soccer; SMAA All-Academic in Soccer, Ice Hockey; Rookie Award in Tennis; SMAA All-Conference in Soccer and Ice Hockey; Most Valuable Player in Soccer and Ice Hockey. Activities: Spanish Club, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Interact Club (Director-11, President-12), Tennis, Baseball, Ice Hockey (Tri-Captain-12); Soccer (Captain-12). Future plans: will attend Gettysburg College and major is undecided.

Pauline E. Goyette, daughter of Dean and Lynda Goyette of Westbrook. Honors: National Vocational Technical Honor Society, SMAA All-Academic in Field Hockey. Academic award in Science. Activities: Swimming, Freshmen Peer Mentor, Intramural Volleyball, Key Club, Softball, French Club (Secretary-10, Treasurer-12), Field Hockey. Future plans: will attend the University of New Hampshire and major in Pre-Veterinary.

Zachary C. Joy, son of Elisa Driesen and Kevin Joy of Westbrook. Honors: All-Conference in Ice Hockey; SMAA All-Academic in Golf and Ice Hockey; Coach's Award in Golf. Activities: Lacrosse, Ice Hockey (Tri-Captain-12), Golf. Future plans: will attend Robert Morris University and major in Sports Management.

Courtney N. Richards, daughter of James and Elizabeth Richards, of Westbrook. Honors: National Honor Society; National Latin Exam-Level I-Maxima cum laude. Activities: Intramural Volleyball, Key Club (Treasurer 11-12), Badminton Club, Academic Decathlon, Outdoor Club-Trail Blazers, Lacrosse, French Club. Future plans: Will attend University of New Hampshire and major is undecided.

Nicholas J. Bryant, son of John and Donna Bryant of Westbrook. Honors: Class Director (9). Academic awards in Science and Chinese. Activities: Ripple Effect Leadership Summit, Football, Freshmen Peer Mentor. Future plans: will attend University of Southern Maine and major is undecided.

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Graduates

Nicholas Adriance
Dominique Anthony
Michael Anthony
Grace Arsenault
Robert Aube
Lee-Ann Barden
Morgan Barr
Lauren Batherson
Stephanie Bilodeau
Nasamaza Bintu
Andrew Blais
Kathryn Bois
Deanna Boisvert
David Born
Joshua Bouffard
Matthew Brooks
Stacey Bruns
Jalissa Bryant
Nicholas Bryant
Alexander Burnham
Frederick Carey
Courtney Carlson
Joshua Caron
Zachary Caron-Russell
Ryan Carter
Alyssa Chauvette
Aimee Clarrage
Ashley Clifford
Sarah Conley
Arianna Corkum
Casey Corkum
Bryan Crouse
Abigail Crump
Daniel DeRoche
Wayne Devoe
Ceara DiBiase
Amber DiRenzo
Samuel Dobbin
Derek Doherty
Britney Doiron
Sean Doyon
Justin Dube
Charlie Duong
Benjamin Dupras
Mark Dvilinsky
Lisa Enman
Lori Anne Esmiller
Joseph Estes
Mychal Ferrante
Tyler Fitzpatrick
Matthew Foye
Darci Frank
Alexandria Galipeau
Erica Gammon
Nickolas Gerry
Danene Gill
Breanna Girard
Kyle Goan
Paulina Goyette
Alex Grant
Christian Hamilton
Olivia Hebert
Nevin Helms
Patrick Herrick
Jade Hicks
Julia Hoglund
Britney Holtan
Whitney Huff
Zachariah Huggard
Angela Jensen
Nathan Jensen
Justin Jordan
Zachary Joy
Tyler Kelly
Corinna Knott
Inga Kwiatkowski
Quentin LaFreniere
Stephanie Lamson
Kalin Lancaster
Adam LaViolet
Meliah Leighton
Kelcie Libby
Alexis Lodge
Joshua Logan
Amanda Lord
Lance Ludka
Justin Marston
Shauna Masia
Mary Maxwell
Emilee McCallister
Kevin McKenney
Rolando Mejia
Brielle Merrifield
Laura Merrill
Nafiso Mohamud
Zahro Mohamud
Kayla Moore
Chantal Mukinanyana
Lauren Mullen
Erin Murphy
Christopher Myers
Danielle Nicholas
Heather Niehoff
Amanda Northrop
Kathryn O'Hara
Galen Perkins
Hilary Perrey
Stephanie Pettis
Ethan Phillips
Richard Pierce
Crystal Prescott
Chelsea Preston
Matthew Rairdon
Tyler Rand
Jalene Regassa
Keith Richard
Courtney Richards
Justin Richards
Raymond Richardson
Tanesha Riggs
Henry Riley
Victoria Robertson
Daniel Roukey
Catherine Sarson
Kaitlin Saylor
Matthew Shaw
Amber Sheffield
Adam Slivinsky
Kelly Smith
Rochelle Smith-Sidebottom
Donya Soleymanabadi
Christina Stevenson
Jordan Tanguay
Elizabeth Thibodeau
Chelsey Thompson
Macie Torrey
Pedro Vianna Silva
Dana Watts
Patrick Webber
Kaitlyn Wells
Kristen Wescott
Thomas White
Emily Wight
Brenda Wood

AWARDS

Roy A. Robinson Scholar Award
Hilary Perrey, Valedictorian

Roy A. Robinson Scholar Award
Olivia Hebert, Salutatorian

Milton A. Philbrook Award
For your leadership and unselfish contributions to Westbrook High School and the Class of 2009
Jalene Regassa

Roy A. Robinson Award
Honor Essayist
Adam LaViolet

Roy A. Robinson Award
Highest Achievement, Vocational Program
Paulina Goyette

Principal's Award
For Academic Excellence and Citizenship
Olivia Hebert

Class President's Award
Mary Maxwell

Student Council Award
In recognition of your outstanding contribution to your school and community
Grace Arsenault

Drama Award
In recognition of your outstanding efforts in Theatre
Matthew Rairdon

Music Award
In recognition of your outstanding efforts in Music
Deanna Boisvert

Chorus Award
In recognition of your outstanding efforts in Concert Chorale
Amanda Lord

Chorus Award
In recognition of your outstanding efforts in Chamber Singers
Brenda Wood

Yearbook Award
In recognition of your outstanding efforts in support of editing/publishing
Tripp Richardson

Class Marshal Award
Lance Ludka

Class Marshal Award
Emily Wight