CEC recognizes students with Achievement Night Awards Ceremony

CCRSB News: 
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The Cobequid Educational Centre (CEC) honoured its top students recently with its annual Achievement Night Awards ceremony.

The Achievement Awards recognize students who have contributed to various aspects of student life while maintaining a strong academic standing. This year’s ceremony was also used to recognize CEC’s international students, as well as honour students who achieved academic recognition in externally administered mathematics, chemistry and physics competitions.

The Truro-based high school presented other special awards, as well. A list of award winners is as follows:

Baillie Lynds -- Student Council Leadership Award – Grade 10

Charles Toole -- Student Council Leadership Award – Grade 10

Kevin Farrell -- Student Council Leadership Award – Grade 11

Tara Cashen -- Jean Muir Award and Student Council Leadership Award – Grade 11

Maddie Greatorex -- Ernest H. Abbott Award – Grade 10

Thomas Vickers -- Ernest H. Abbott Award – Grade 10

Lorne MacLean -- Ernest H. Abbott Award – Grade 11

Hannah Crouse -- Ernest H. Abbott Award – Grade 11

Charleigh Marshall -- Rick Hansen School Program Award

Quinn Alexander -- Brian Scallion and Dianne Powell Scholarship

Nicholas Munden -- William H. Faltenhine Scholarship

Michael Nolan -- Hugh Gilchrist Dickson Memorial Bursary

Allison Parsons -- High School Musical Award

Alexandra Strachan -- Teresa Marshall Award

Joel Richards -- Lieutenant Governor Medal

Kathryn MacQuarrie -- Lieutenant Governor Medal and The Association of Professional Engineers of Nova Scotia Award

The awards ceremony was hosted by CEC on Wednesday, May 31. Students who receive an award in each of their three years at CEC will receive a Distinction Award plaque in their graduating year.