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Kensington Woods grads celebrate
June 26, 2012, Livingston Press & Argus

Kensington Woods High School hosted its 2012 graduation ceremonies on Friday, June 1, 2012, at the Hartland Music Hall...click here to read more.

 

Rogers honors stellar pupils
June 26, 2012, Livingston Press & Argus

U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers presented students in Michigan's 8th Congressional District with the Congressional Medal of Merit to recognize, honor and acknowledge their exemplary citizenship and academic excellence throughout their high school careers...click here to read more.

 

Free Press Scholar Athletes 2012
June 10, 2012, Detroit Free Press

In April, the Free Press asked each Michigan high school to send us its top scholar athlete...click here to read more.

 

Channel 7 honors the Brightest & Best
May 12, 2012, wxyz.com

Congratulations to Meg Berger, for being recognized as the Brightest and Best by WXYZ...click here to read more.

 

KWoods Artwork Purchased as part of St. Joseph Hospital Permanent Collection

This spring, three KWoods students, Caitlyn Parsons, Holly Brahm-Henkel and Katie Martini, received recognition for their artwork that was purchased for the St. Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital Permanent Collection as part of their annual student artwork contest. Honorable Mention was also given to Jenna Peplinski, Austin Atkins and Dani Baisch.

 

Robotics team brings home two awards
April 15, 2012, Livingston Press & Argus
April 2, 2012, Livingston Post

Rookie FIRST Robotics team, GEM2, recently brought home two Rookie All Start team awards from regional FIRST Robotics competitions in Gull Lake and Northville, winning a bid to the state competition...click here to read more.

 

2011 Detroit Free Press Scholar Athlete Award

Congratulations to Class of 2011 Graduate, Marissa Gutherie, for receiving the Detroit Free Press Scholar Athlete Award....click here to read more.

 

2011 Congressional Medal of Merit

Class of 2011 Graduate Shelby Zastrow received the Congressional Medal of Merit from the Office of Congressman Mike Rogers....click here to read more.

 

Channel 7 honors the Brightest & Best
May 13, 2011, wxyz.com

Congratulations to Class of 2011 Valedictorian, Nick German, for being recognized as the Brightest and Best by WXYZ...click here to read more.

 

Congratulations to the Class of 2011!

In June, Kensington Woods graduated 54 students. The Class of 2011 was recognized for their hard work and dedication with a variety of awards, scholarships and recognitions.

Valedictorian: Nick German

Salutatorian: Kyra Gregor

Congressional Medal of Merit from the Office of Mike Rogers: Shelby Zastrow

WXYZTV's Brightest and the Best: Nick German

Detroit Free Press Scholar Athlete: Marissa Gutherie

College for Creative Studies Merit Scholarship: Lily Roark

Central Michigan University Merit Scholarship: Leah Lumm

Baker College Merit Scholarship: Julie Franck

Red Cross Scholarship: Claire Damm

 

KWoods Artwork Purchased as part of St. Joseph Hospital Permanent Collection

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This spring, two KWoods students, Courtney Ferranti and Eryca Cottle, received recognition for their artwork that was purchased for the St. Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital Permanent Collection as part of their annual student artwork contest. Honorable Mention was also given to Morgan Carrigan and Eryca Cottle.

 

KWHS Senior Julie Franck Places in the 2011 Michigan Statistics Poster Competition!

In the first week of March, students in Mrs. Pollman's Advanced Algebra 2 & Trigonometry class submitted statistics posters for the 2011 Michigan Statistics Poster Competition. This contest is sponsored by the Department of Statistics and the Regional Math and Science Center at Grand Valley State University. The posters are judged by officials from GVSU and the results were made official last week. Congratulations to Senior Julie Franck for receiving 3rd place in the 10-12 grade level category, as well as a cash prize!


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KWoods Teachers featured in Mathematics Teacher

Congratulations go to Mr. Picking and Ms. Garber. The article that they wrote together, Exploring Algebra and Geometry Concepts with GeoGebra, was published in the October, 2010 issue of Mathematics Teacher.  Mathematics Teacher is an official journal of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. You can read the article here.

 

Kensington Woods Student Accepted into Lansing Community College Leadership Program

KWoods Class of 2010 student, Kyle Finn, was accepted into the Lansing Community College Student Leadership Academy. No more than 23 students are accepted each year. Student Leadership Academy members serve on campus and community councils and committees, participate in community service programs and participate is special leadership courses. Members are also awarded significant scholarships.

 

Kensington Woods Student Honored with National Certificate of Merit

Nathan Hinkle, Kensington Woods Class of 2009, has received a national certificate of merit from the Boy Scouts of America for assisting Suzanne Gordan out of a flooding car...click here to read more.