High School 2020 Awards

The Betsy Bascom Award

Maggie Duncan
The Betsy Bascom Plaque is given for outstanding achievement by a Latin student.

Soeur Lucienne Cup

Caroline Ehren
The Soeur Lucienne Cup is awarded to the top student in the AP French class.

George Byron Livesay Memorial Scholarship

Ruby Wright
The George Byron Livesay Memorial Scholarship of $325.00 is given to an outstanding French student in a 3rd year level class who will continue her studies in French.

Señora Krupp Award

Lauren Mead
The Señora Krupp Award is given for academic excellence in Spanish.

Hurlbut Cup

Phoebe Mullen
The Hurlbut Cup is presented annually to a senior for
sustained excellence in English.

Hurlbut Creative Writing Plaque

Tyra Frazier
The Hurlbut Creative Writing Plaque is awarded to recognize and encourage outstanding creative writing achievement.

Jane Hughes Poetry Award

Maleah Downton
The Jane Hughes Poetry Award is given to a student who has demonstrated a deep dedication to the art of reading and writing poetry.

Barber Award

Nina Trouve
The Barber Award is presented yearly to the senior in AP Calculus or beyond who has the highest cumulative percentage in her Sion math classes.

Rosemary Wirthman Kilker Mathematics Scholarship

Grace Hill and Olivia Overlease
The Rosemarie Wirthman Kilker Mathematics Scholarship is given to the top math student in the junior class to be used in her senior year.

Roach Award

Fiona Gowin
The Roach Award is presented each year to the outstanding history student.

Social Science Award

Rajitha Velakaturi
The Social Science Award for outstanding academic achievement in social studies.

American Psychological Association Award

Phoebe Mullen and Gia Clementi
The American Psychological Association Award for outstanding achievement in a secondary school psychology course.

Rachel Carson Award

Kat Riggs and Lauren Ellwanger
The Rachel Carson Award is given in recognition of an ongoing commitment to stewardship of the Earth.

Murphy Award

Nina Trouve and Ava Stoltz
The Murphy Award is presented to outstanding students in the field of science.

Marie Curie Award

Elicia Baranowski
The Marie Curie Award is presented for outstanding service and dedication to science at Notre Dame de Sion.

McCallum Award

Grace Beelman and Ceresa Munjak-Khoury
The McCallum Award is annually presented to dedicated students in the biological sciences.

Temple Grandin Award

Nicole Jackson and Rajitha Velakaturi
The Temple Grandin Award is presented to a student who demonstrates a commitment to use science and engineering to impact humanity.

Frank Jackson Art Award

Annabelle Miller
The Frank Jackson Art Award is given for outstanding performance in the visual arts.

Niki Merrigan Award

Peyton Wade
The Niki Merrigan Award is presented to a student who has exhibited outstanding talent in drama.

People Players Plaque

Hannah Sue Kennish
The People Players Plaque is awarded for service to the Sion stage.

Marina Dennis Award

Nora Weir
The Marina Dennis Award is presented for excellence in Tech Theater.

Gary Adams Music Scholarship

Kathryn Sade
This $500 scholarship is to be awarded to a student musician with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Dennihan Award

Ceresa Munjak-Khoury
The Dennihan Award is presented yearly to an outstanding music student.

Sister Winifred Howland Religious Service Award

Anna Frerker
The Sister Winifred Howland Religious Service Award is presented to the student who has given of herself in school for the good of her fellow students, faculty, and administration.

Patricia Groom Community Service Award

Gresha Burton
The Patricia Groom Community Service Award is given to a student for her outstanding dedication and gift of self in community service outside of school.

Louise Humann Award: 9th Grade

Amelie Beets
Louise Humann was the mentor and teacher of Sion's founder, Fr. Theodore Ratisbonne. This award is given to a student from each class who best lives out her faith and is an inspiration and model to others. The members of the freshmen class select the award.

Louise Humann Award: 10th Grade

Sofia Aguayo
Louise Humann was the mentor and teacher of Sion's founder, Fr. Theodore Ratisbonne. This award is given to a student from each class who best lives out her faith and is an inspiration and model to others. The members of the sophomore class select the award.

Louise Humann Award: 11th Grade

Emma Aguayo
Louise Humann was the mentor and teacher of Sion's founder, Fr. Theodore Ratisbonne. This award is given to a student from each class who best lives out her faith and is an inspiration and model to others. The members of the junior class select the award.

Louise Humann Award: 12th Grade

Anna Frerker
Louise Humann was the mentor and teacher of Sion's founder, Fr. Theodore Ratisbonne. This award is given to a student from each class who best lives out her faith and is an inspiration and model to others. The members of the senior class select the award.

Kansas City Star Scholar-Athlete Award Nominees

Nina Trouvé
Sion's nominee for the Kansas City Star's Scholar-Athlete Award.

MSHSAA Award for the Excellence for Exemplary Display of Sportsmanship, Ethics, and Integrity

Anna Frerker
The Missouri State High School Athletic Association's award recognizing scholar-athletes.

National Honor Society Certificate of Merit

Inaya Khan
This award is given to the President of the National Honor Society in recognition of outstanding performance in the areas of scholarship, character, leadership, and service.

David Douglas Duncan Photography Award

Fiona Gowin
The David Douglas Duncan Photography Award consists of a photo book presented to an outstanding photography student.
Notre Dame de Sion
Grade School for Girls and Boys
3823 Locust Street
Kansas City, MO 64109 
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High School for Girls
10631 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO 64114
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