Apex High School inducted 119 students into the National Technical Honor Society during a recent ceremony.
Membership in the National Technical Honor Society is extended to all juniors and seniors having earned an “A” for at least two Career –Technical Education (CTE) course, having a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0, having a passing grade in all subjects for the previous semester of the year inducted, and CTE teacher recommendation.
A candlelight ceremony was conducted to explain the eight standards of the Technical Honor Society – knowledge, skill, honesty, service, responsibility, scholarship, citizenship, and leadership. The inductees were charged to uphold the standards and with the responsibility and the challenge of continuous learning and self-improvement throughout life.
Each inductee received a certificate, membership pin, and instructions on applying for scholarships.
In addition, President Siri Chadalavada administered the Pledge of Membership to the new members.
The Apex High NTHS began in May 2008 with the induction of 16 members and one honorary member, Tony Holmes. There are currently 159 student members and five honorary members in the chapter.
The 2012 National Technical Honor Society Inductees are: Rachel Abramczyk, Stone Alexander, Julia Alonzo, Colby Anderson, Andrea Antelis, Miriam Antelis,Grant Augsburg, Jared Barkes, Natalie Barton, Rachel Beech, Patrick Beekman, Brianna Belicic, Ashwin Bhat, Amber Blanton, Alicia Bodhaine, Delaney Boulo, Cole Bowser, Austin Brackfield, Nicholas Breaton, Elizabeth Bunce, Aubrey Burgess, Austin Burke, Nikolas Butalid, Vaibhav Chawla, David Clayton, Joseph Cochrane-Brown, Spencer Colwell, Michelle Connell, Mihret Coulter, Deven Dale, Valerie Daratony, Emily Davine, Destiny Davis, Hunter Davis, Katherine DeForest, Robert Dorcelien, Austin Dunn, Leanna Dwyer, Jonathan Easow, Austin Elias-De Jesus, Matthew Ellison, Alexis English, Elizabeth Fellows, Sullivan Figurskey, Grace Fiorentino, Julie Fisher, Jacob Fredenburg, Savan Gandhi, Mariane Ghazaleh, Kalabria Gilbert and Gabrielle Guenther.
Morgan Haney, Lauryn Harvey, James Hayne, Felisita Hercules, Carter Hicks, Vishal Iyer, Marissa Janusz, David Johnson, Christine Kendall, Matthew Kokos, Erin Laverty, Louis Le, Matthew Lewine, Nathan Lewis, Jason Lockamy, Alec Lower, Nathalie Macaleer, Nicole Maselli, Kelsey Mason, Jessica McKenzie, Christina Mellino, Alexander Mesa, Megan Miller, Anne Morin, Walter Nystrom, Vladimir Orelien, Geoffrey Oyler, Mishal PB, Melissa Pittelli, Tiaira Plummer, Katherine Poliachik, Meredith Price, Rachel Pullen, Adrika Rahim, Elliot Reid, Monica Rizk, Julia Rodecker, Jennifer Romano, Taylor Ruff, Kaitlyn Russell, Alexander Sabol, Aliya Sakher, Tyler Sanderson, Emily Sasser, Ryan Schmedding, Theodore Schuman, Alexa Scott, Siddharth Shankar, Catherine Shaw, Connor Shaw, Jordan Sink, Katlyn Skrinak, Jordan Smith, Kerri Stanton, Kalisa Struder, Andrea Summa, William Summa, Mary Thompson, Ryan Tittus, Haley Urick, Jeffrey Valdini, Erin Valdini, Coralis Vega Marrero, Terrence Wells, Mary Wendland, Sydney Wolford, Savannah Yarish and Delaney Zygmuntowicz.
The Apex High School Career Technical Education Staff inclues Gary Austin, Read Barber, Anna Blanchett, John Evans, Susan Evans, Robert Graham, Dawn Harrison, Shannon Haynes, Erica Hoskins, Joanne M. Jumonville, Megan Keith, Christopher Maner, Thomas Maynard, Lawrence E. Mitchell, Gregory David Murphy, Judy Oakley, Celeste Smith, Susanee Gross Szep, Allison Vogt, Barbara W. Wilson and Vicki Michel Winstead.