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Eighty-Five Students Inducted into National Honor Society

Eighty-five students from West Chicago Community High School (WCCHS) were inducted into the National Honor Society (NHS) during a ceremony held on Oct. 12, 2021.

The National Honor Society is an organization that honors high school students for their academic excellence, character, leadership, and service to their school. Requirements for applying for NHS include a GPA of 4.5 or higher, service involvement, leadership experience, a recommendation letter from a teacher, coach or mentor, and a personal statement. Once identifying information was removed, a faculty selection committee reviewed the applications and made recommendations for membership in the organization.

Inductees include from Carol Stream:  Philip Calabrese, Jaclyn Camp, Johanna Edler, Savannah Epperson, Eftihia Giannoudahos, Caitlin Harding, Jacob Holloway, Nicole Murphy, Aidan Murrin, Aaron Ruszczak, Soham Shah, Daivik Singh, Alysa Solomon, Kathryn Wenberg, Bella Wiehle, and Justin Zbinovec.

From West Chicago:  Salette Alfaro, Gerardo Avila, David Bartler, Reagan Boorsma, Alondra Briseno, Daniel Canda, Dulce Carrasco, Julissa Castillo, Melissa Castillo, Shaylee Castillo, Daniel Chávez, Anthony Cielo, Gianna DeConcilis, Katrina Dy, Elizabeth Franch, Javier Garcia, Charles Gove, Brianna Gromos, Noah Herbst, Shayla Hernandez, Gannon Hosticka, Jairo Ibarra, Bridget Jakabcsin, Anna Lesny, Mariana López, Marie Lowell, Allison Manspeaker, Kathy Martinez, Jonathan Martinez, Milagros Mendez, Roberto Mendoza, Joselyn Muñoz, Hanh Nguyen, Leah Nika, Emily Nosky, Lizbeth Orozco, Sydney Ostapa, Alexa Palacios-Reyes, Melissa Pani, Sarah Plumlee, Kyle Prebis, Jack Riconosciuto, Maritsa Romero, Vincent Ross, Sam Rutledge, Nathan Schmidt, Kayla Sennese, Sean Slattery, Michelle Tafoya-Ruiz, Montserrat Tapia, Ema Tomasevic, Joanna Trejo, Ximena Valenciano Serna, Sofia Tamayo, Anelise Velasco, Shannon White, and Landon Wright.

From Winfield:  Tyler Bute, April Cuautle, Daniel Eaton, Ella Hardy, Quinn Hasselgren, Elizabeth Hurley, Benjamin Jimenez, Katie McGlynn, Ayden Russo, Jason Sartore, Mark Stavenger, and TJ Tipton.

The National Honor Society sponsor is WCCHS teacher Leslie Fireman.

85 students inducted into National Honor Society 10-12-21.     Dr. Dwyer addresses parents and students at the 2021 National Honor Society induction 10-12-21.

Eighty-five West Chicago Community High School students            Dr. Will Dwyer, Principal, congratulated students for their hard work
were inducted into National Honor Society on Oct. 12, 2021.          and dedication during the challenges of the pandemic.