Class of 2014 Highlights

  • Accepted to 20 area private and public high schools including governor’s school, specialty centers and International Baccalaureate programs. Attending 15 different schools including:
    • 44% enrolled in Catholic High Schools
    • 75% of applicants were accepted to highly competitive public school specialty centers
    • 38% of applicants were accepted to Governor’s School programs
  • Presidential Academic Excellence Award: Recognizes exceptional educational achievement – 28 students (54%) scored in the 85th percentile or higher in math or reading on standardized achievement tests AND earned an A- or better in all major subjects for 6th, 7th and 8th grade
  • American Scholastic Achievement League: Students awarded first place in the state of Virginia
  • Service Team: 7 students were recognized for providing more than 50 community service hours over the past 2 years
  •  Scholarships:
    • Freshman Merit Scholarship to Benedictine College Prepatory
    • Knights of Columbus Council 5476 awarded scholarships to 4 students attending Saint Gertrude High School & Benedictine College Prepatory
    • Saint Gertrude High School Alumnae Association Scholarship