Deering High School

Class of 2010 Top Ten


Rachel Miller, daughter of Rob and Diane Miller, plans to attend The University of Southern Maine and major in K-8 education and special education.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society, Daughters of American Revolution Good Citizen for Deering High School, Academic Letter, Rensselaer Medal Award for excellence in science and math and Harvard Book Award.
Activities: Future Teachers of America, Student Leadership Team, Student Worship Team, Tennis Team.



Sarina Selleck, daughter of Natalie Mann and Stephen Selleck, plans to attend The University of Vermont and major in animal science.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Girl Scout Silver Award, Key Club Member, Varsity Field Hockey Letter, Smith Book Award, JV State Champion in Lincoln-Douglas Debate, First alternate for Catholic Forensic League National Tournament.
Activities: Girl Scouts, Field Hockey, Hand Bells, Concert Band, Key Club, Drama Club, National Honor Society, Deering Spanish Club, Deering Debate, Volunteer at Androscoggin Animal Hospital, Volunteer with NO on 1 Campaign.



Jami LeRoy, daughter of Bill and Lee LeRoy, plans to attend Boston University.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Swim State Finalist in three events, Swim Coach Award, Dartmouth Book Award, Junior Class Co-President, Field Hockey Coach's Award, Swim New England Competitor, Captain of Field Hockey Team, Captain of Swim Team.
Activities: Field Hockey, Swimming, Freshman Softball, Student Senate, Volunteer Portland Middle School Swim Coach.



Jean McCabe, daughter of Elizabeth McCabe Park and Eric McCabe Johnson, plans to attend Brown University and major in public policy or political science.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Math Team High Scorer, National Merit Scholar, two time LD Debate national qualifier, Maine Association of Math Leagues Top 50 Scorer, Academic Decathlon State runner-up, Brown University Book Award, Novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate State Runner-up, Lincoln-Douglas Debate Varsity State Champion.
Activities: Debate Team, Math Team, Spanish Club, Tennis Team, Academic Decathlon, Model UN, Volunteer at NO on 1 Campaign, waitress at Park Danforth.



Brian Pedro, son of Phil Pedro, plans to attend Tufts University and major in chemistry.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Yale Book Award, National Merit Commended Scholar, United States Presidential Scholar.
Activities: Math Team, Ramblings, MSABC Walk, Indoor Track, Ultimate Frisbee, Karate, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.



Keleigh O'Neil, daughter of Kathleen & Bill O'Neil, plans to attend Worcester Polytechnic Institute and major in math.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Co-Captain of Math Team, National Merit Commended Scholar, Candidate for US Presidential Scholars Program, All State Academic Decathlon, silver medal in math, bronze medal in interview and top scorer on Deering’s academic Decathlon Team. St. Joesph College Book Award.
Activities: Math Team, Hand Bells, Outdoor Track, Future Teachers of America, Class Senate, National Honor Society, Primetime Student Ministries



Alexandra Jackson, daughter of Francis and Ellen Jackson, plans to attend Smith College and major in English or History.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Cornell Book Award, NMSQT Letter of Commendation
Activities: Hand Bells Choir, Drama Club, Band, Anime Club, and American Sign Language Club.



Ariye Krassner, daughter of Devra Krassner, plans to attend Bowdoin College and major in psychology.
Honors, awards, achievements: Saint Anselm Book Award, National Honors Society Achievement Award, Varsity Academic Letter, Varsity Letter in Track, Maine Academy of Gymnastics Certificate of Recognition.
Activities: National Honor Society, Deering Civil Rights Team, Ramblings, Maine Medical Explorers, Deering Gay-Straight Alliance, Deering Key Club, National Youth Leaders Conference Nominee, National Youth Leadership Forum in Medicine.



Laura Mason, daughter of Dave and Cheryl Mason, plans to attend Liberty University and major in business.
Honors, awards, achievements: Academic Letter, Connecticut College Book Award.
Activities: President of French Club, Church Youth Group, National Honor Society, Future Teachers of America, mission service work to New Orleans and Romania.



Taylor Dean, daughter of Nancy and Tim Dean of 3 Parsons Road, Portland, plans to attend Boston College and major in biology.
Honors, awards, achievements: National Honor Society President, Spanish Club Treasurer, Unsung Hero Award for Field Hockey, Academic Letter, Varsity Letter for Field Hockey and Lacrosse.
Activities: Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Key Club, Student Senate, Spanish club, Maine Medical Explorers, National Honor Society, Speech Team, year round volunteer at Bookwork's(Strive), National Youth Leadership Forum for Medicine.


Graduates

Mohamed Abdi
Nuria Abdullahi
Linda Abwoch
Abdi Ahmed
Abdijamal Ali
Joseph Alizio
Kate Armitage
Mandi Arnott
Mia Arroyo
Riley Asbury
Asha Ayub
Lyna Bak
Isabelle Barton
Key-Arnna Bassett
Benjamin Beard
Nicholas Bellafiore
Ilias Ben Malek
Andrew Benjamin
Joshua Bennett
Natasa Bezbradica
Godfree Biacho
Carly Bobinsky
Ryan Bourgault
Tanner Bowley
Cody Bowman
Patrick Bride
Samantha Brink
Antonetta Brown
Jason Brown
William Bushey
Ian Bussiere-Nichols
Elizabeth Bustin
Matthew Caiazzo
Jonathan Cala
Alex Campbell
Joel Carpenter
Brandy Casey
Maycon Castaneda
Eleonora Cecere
Patrick Celestine
Danielle Chaput
Derrick Charette
Rachel Chase
Sokvann Chhay
Sokvanna Chhouk
Osward Citegetse
Elizabeth Cole
Sydney Cole
Samuel Coyne
John Craft
William Curley
Jami Curtis
Joshua Danis
Patrick Darling
Taylor Dean
Lindsay Dearborn
Tyler Debardino
Kayla Delaney
Mohdis Delijani
Sebastian Demers
Fiona Densmore
Anna DesLauriers
Nicholas Devlin
Samuel DiFillipo III
Parker Dodd
Ursula Donovan
Samantha Dougherty
Sydney Doyon
Marina Dragunova
Helena Dunne
Derek Eaton
Vichhaka El
Selena Ellsmore
Louisa Ezzy
Jane Farrell
Peter Fasulo
Annalisa Ferrante
Michel Fitz
Anna Flaherty
Chelsey Floyd
Thomas Foley
Victoria Forbis
Elicia Fortier
Blake Foster
Dylan Foster
Brianna Fournier
Michael Fournier
Tessa Fournier
David Fraser
Travis Frechette
Azaria Galli
Sebit Garasiano
Angel Gemmell
Ryan Giobbi
John Gjika
Stephanie Gonell
Yakelin Gonzalez
Kathryn Goulatis
Alanna Gowen
Kristen Grandonico
Neville Griffiths Jr.
Monique Guimond
Joseph Hagan
Sophie Halpin
Matthew Hamilton
John Hammond
Ashley Hamrick
Suad Handule
Kristian Hanna
Osman Hassan
Ryan Hawkins
Cory Helmick
Cassandra Hitchcock
Heather Hoffman
Kaela Holmes
Rachel Hopkins
Abdirahman Horor
Alexandra Hunt
Bashir Hussein
Catherine Hyman
Fatuma Isack
Jeyhun Ismayilov
Alexandra Jackson
Steven Jarvais
Phillip Jensen
Yvonne Karuta
Dejan Katanic
Dayna Kazilionis
Connor Kelly
Julian Kingsley
Ethan Koster
Anthony Koutsivitis
Ariye Krassner
Durel Lacayo
Lauren Lakin
Zofia Lamprecht
Brittany Landry
Shelby Lapierre
Andrew Latham
Jami LeRoy
Courtney Levy
Andy Li
Donald Linscott
Jun Liu
Victor Lopez
Samantha Loring
Bryanna Lorrain
Nicholas Luce
Alexander Lunt
Mercedes Lyons
Liban Maalin
Kayla MacLean
Noah Major
John Mallory
Djordje Mandic
Anthony Marshall
Rebecca Marsters
Laura Mason
Jean McCabe
Kelly McGeough
John McGinty
Kimberly McGraw
Margaret McKeon
Courtney McNabb
Brian McRae
Kossoma Meach
Rachel Merrill
Tia Meyer
Erika Mikulanecz
Rachel Miller
Julianne Miranda
Elizabeth Mitchell
Ahmed Mohamed
Aweys Mohamed
Hawa Mohamud
Thomas Moore
Esther Mukamisha
Shelece Murphy
Ngoma Musana
Benjamin Nadeau
Emmett Naylor
Arjan Nekoie
David Nguyen
Jacob Nichols
Caroline Nielsen
Izaak Njaa
Keleigh O'Neil
Casey Olesen
Julie Pallozzi
Joseph Papi
Brandi Patenaude
Corey Peare
Rebecca Peasley
Brian Pedro
Cynthia Perkins
Faye Perry
Todd Peterson
Kelsey Phillips
Phivann Phum
Katherine Pickering
Brittany Pio
Leah Porcelli
Dominik Porobic
Jennifer Pov
Jacob Powers
Nadine Prime
Diane Quang
Claire Ramonas
Veronica Rarn
Lydia Raszmann
Elise Raviv
Nicole Rawding
Alexis Reid
Nicholas Reynolds
Amanda Rice
Taylor Rice
Meghan Riley
Benjamin Rodick
Matthew Rodney
Rodolfo Rodriquez
Patrick Roma
Justin Ross
Vanessa Roy
Shaghayeh Sabeti
Maria Salamone
Nina Sasser
Sarah Savage
Dominic Sbrega
Kailyn Scott
Jessica Segal
Luke Segal
Sarina Selleck
Jackson Sewall
Hilary Silver
Stephanie Sinclair
Noah Sleeper
Joshua Snyder
Matheus Soares
Dillon Spear
Michael Spizzuoco
Kim Srey
Harrison Stein
Christine Stevens
Anthony Stewart
Emelia Stone
Jeanna Swindells
Dalilieku Tauwala
Juelma Tavares
Jimmy Thach
Charlie Thiv
Kevin Thiv
Rathy Thiv
Joseph Thomas
Julia Tifiano
Edward Tirabassi
Kaleb Titherington
Nicole Torres
Lauren Tuttle
Marquis Valmond
Corey Vanbrocklin
Thomas Velez
Anthony Villarreal
Chelsea Villetta
Travis Wade
Shelby Ward
Joseph Webster
David Wells
Eric Wenstrom
Andrew Wildes
Benjamin Winschel
Adam Wirth
Olivia Wood
Dianne Yattaw
Alex York
Dominic Young
Adam Zazzara
Chang Zhu