Eighty secondary students were award winners in the 2016 National Latin Exam. These students were guided by Latin teachers Johanne Lynch at North and South High Schools and by Maria Giannopoulos at North and South Middle Schools. North Middle students, current sixth graders, will be eligible to take the exam in eighth grade.
North High School
Latin III, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Niva Haber and Sasha Hakimian; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Alec Rich; Magna Cum Laude: Oliver Besman and Noah Okin; Cum Laude: Ariella Lerner.
Poetry IV, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Scott Rothbaum; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Solomon (Richard) Bassalian; Cum Laude: Camryn Lessing, Caroline O’Byrne, Jennifer Otruba and Mickelle Roubeni.
Latin V, Cum Laude: August
Chen, Jack Goldsmith and
South High School
Latin II, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Stephanie Cheung, Julia Gorenstein, Andersen Gu, Raina Kirshnitz, Nicholas Langel, Joyce Lee, Samuel Levine, Daniel Lu and Richard Miller; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Jeremy Chen, Brittney Choi, Annie Dai, Jonathan Rothbaum and Mariana Vargas; Magna Cum Laude: Robert Zheng.
Prose III, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Katelyn Chang, Noah Kniesly, Jonathan Wong, Michelle Xing and David Yao; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Cara Becker, Brandyn Chan, Isabel Ugolini, Asia Zhang and Esther Zhu.
Poetry IV, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Joshua Lee, Joshua Putter, William Ren and Robin Shum; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Kristen John and David Wan; Magna Cum Laude: Elisabeth Dimitratos.
South Middle School
Latin I, Gold Summa Cum Laude: Eric Bae, Aryaman Bahri, Emily Cheng, Lillian Cubbin, Valerie Deligiannis (perfect score), Amal Deochand, Zayna Deonath, Emma Fico, Spencer Horowitz (perfect score), Sara Jhong, Katelyn John, Sebastian Kaczor, Talia Katz (perfect score), Jaehyun Kim, Cole Kniesly, Kayla Law, Jonathan Li, Timothy Liu (perfect score), Gabriel Magidson, Sein Park, Lauren Parrott, Somya Pathak, Shourav Saha, Alixandra Sholomon, Victor Steinwand (perfect score), Sarah Susnea, Jinyeong Yu, Ann Zhang and Michael Zhang; Silver Maxima Cum Laude: Suraj McCune; Magna Cum Laude: Rachel Martini, Eujin Ra and Keena Yin.