Top graduates of 2020 recognized with PWPSD Academic Awards of Excellence

PWPSD Trustees honoured 18 graduates of the Class of 2020 with a virtual ceremony shown during the Board meeting on February 18, recognizing outstanding Grade 12 academic achievement during the past school year. 
Click the collage (right) to view images of the award winners. 

Top Student in the Division Award 
  • Peace Wapiti Academy graduate Drey Russell (noted as Top Student in the photo collage, right) received a certificate and $300 prize for her noteworthy achievement. 

Awards of Excellence

Graduates received certificates and $100 awards for achieving averages above 90 per cent: 

Graduates of Peace Wapiti Academy (pictured left-right in the top two rows):
  • Ashley Morrison
  • Elina Vorsina
  • Emma Young
  • Janna Holmquist
  • Mathew Unrau
  • Sam Street
  • Jordan Green
Graduates of Beaverlodge Regional High School (third row, left-right):
  • Gavin Clark
  • Kaitlyn Busson
  • Kobe Grocholski
Graduates of Sexsmith Secondary School (bottom row, left-right):
  • Alexander Schroer
  • Brianna Sandboe
  • Emma Balisky
  • Tara Klassen
Graduate of Spirit River Regional Academy (fourth row, far right):
  • Evan Pullishy

Top Student in School Awards

Two graduates received certificates and $100 awards for achieving at least an 80 per cent average, the highest at their respective schools:
  • Alina Rose, Ridgevalley School (fourth row, second from left)
  • Zane Dolen, Savanna School (fourth row, second from right)
The virtual ceremony can be viewed on the PWPSD YouTube channel or on the PWPSD Facebook page
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