Alumni in the News
MMS grad Redat Davison is just one of 20 students nationwide to be honored as a 2013 Presidential Scholar of the Arts. Redat (MMS Class of 2009) has been invited to Washington, D.C., to attend the Presidential Scholars ceremony on June 16th, where she will receive a Presidential Scholar Medallion. To be chosen out of thousands of qualifying student nationwide is an incredible honor. We are so proud of Redat's exceptional accomplishment! Read more about the award and find a full list of the U.S. Scholars here.
Congratulations to Kirsten Pelky (MMS class of 2009), currently a senior at Franklin High School, for being named as a finalist for the National Merit Scholarship. Kirsten is one of only 15,000 students selected nationally out of 1.5 million who originally took a Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test in their junior year. Read more about Kirsten's achievement (and how it links to her education at MMS) by clicking here.
We are very proud of two alumni from the class of 2005, Brittany Mays and Fred Jones-Rosa, for being accepted to the Medical College of Wisconsin. These two alumni were accepted from over 7000 applications for an incoming class of 200 students. Congratulations, Brittany and Fred!
2011-2012 Alumni Athletic Achievements
Sabrina T. earned the "Leadership Award" for Freshman Volleyball at Franklin High School.
Alex F. and Yancy L. made the Freshman basketball team at Pius High School.
Alex D., Kellan L., and Brian M. made the Freshman Marquette basketball team.
Taylor B. B. made the Freshman basketball team at Divine Savior Holy Angels.
Rayce A. went to Track and Field State Championships in the 4x100 and pole vault events, and she was conference champ in both events. In both events, she has the second best performance in New Berlin West High School history, which awards her two hall of fame awards. Rayce also earned the Rookie of the Year award and a varsity letter for gaining the 4th highest point total.
Melissa P. and Sabrina T. are among only four ninth grade girls who will competed in Track and Field with juniors and seniors at meets in the Southeastern Conference this spring. They helped take the Franklin Lady Sabers track and field team to the sectional championship. The Franklin team won the WIAA Regional track meet at South Milwaukee, where Sabrina took 3rd in the 400m and 3rd as a participant of the mile relay and Melissa took 4th as a member of the 4x200 relay. In the WIAA Sectional Championship their team finished 2nd, which in this very competitive meet was once again indicative of the great season they had. At sectionals, Sabrina took 7th as a member of the 4x200 relay and Melissa took 6th in the 400m.
2011-2012 Alumni Academic Achievements
Taylor B. B. earned a 4.0 at Divine Savior Holy Angels this past academic year and received the Character Award.
Francis K. and Colleen M., who graduated from Pius XI in May, were named 2012 Presidential Scholars for Educational Excellence.
Congratulations to our Alumni on the Honor Roll!
61 percent of our MMS alumni who were enrolled in local Milwaukee high schools made high honor or honor roll during the 2011-2012 school year.
Class of 2008
Jordan Kelly - New Berlin West - High Honor
Francis J. Klein - Pius XI - High Honor
Colleen McLaren - Pius XI - High Honor
Kirsten Schmid - Shorewood - Honor
Class of 2009
Keyla Jones-Rosa - Divine Savior Holy Angels - Second Honors
Kirsten Pelkey - Franklin - High Honor
Maxwell Scheurell - Marquette University - Second Honors
Class of 2010
Nica Assana - Divine Savior Holy Angels - Second Honors
Mariah Braddock - Divine Savior Holy Angels - Second Honors
Brett Hinkforth - Oconomowoc - High Honor
Emma Hudson - Wauwatosa - Honor
Ellyn Hurtado - Cedarburg - Honor
Sydney Kelly - New Berlin West - High Honor
Emily Krusche-Bruck - Brookfield - Academy Honor
Ryan Nelsen-Freund - Marquette University - First Honors
Hope Salameh - Divine Savior Holy Angels - First Honors
Ashleigh Vertelka - Pius XI - High Honor
Chamika Wijenayake - New Berlin West - B Honor
Class of 2011
Rayce Albino - New Berlin West - B Honor
Elisa Ashley - Divine Savior Holy Angels - First Honors
Taylor Benard - University School - Honor
Taylor Bragg-Brock - Divine Savior Holy Angels - First Honors
Alex Dittlof - Marquette University - First Honors
Alex Flood - Pius XI - High Honor
Morgan Harlan - Brookfield - Central Honor
Noel Hincha - Divine Savior Holy Angels - First Honors
Kellan Lowry - Marquette University - Second Honors
Brian Mays - Marquette University - Second Honors
Melissa Pelkey - Franklin - High Honor
Annie Shafer - University Lake - High Honor
Sabrina Tumicelli - Franklin - High Honor
Mindika Wijenayake - New Berlin West - B Honor
*GPA varies by school, 3.5 or higher is typically honor roll achievement.