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More than 200 Westfield Students Inducted into National Honor Society

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Juniors elected NHS officers for the 2017-2018 school year include Will Rackear, Matthew Cetlin, Natalie Bond, Fiona Gillespie and Daniel Shenker, with Principal Nelson and adviser Scott Rutherford. Credits: Westfield Public Schools
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WESTFIELD, NJ — One hundred and ninety juniors and 12 seniors from Westfield High School were inducted into the National Honor Society last month in recognition of their academic excellence, leadership, service and character.  The characteristics associated with membership in the NHS — student excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service and character — have been a hallmark of the organization since its beginning in 1921, according to Westfield Public Schools.

Principal Derrick Nelson awarded the students with certificates and NHS adviser Scott Rutherford presented them with NHS pins and charms.

NHS officers at Westfield High School – Spencer Fishman, Michael Hauge, Julia Mazzucco, Nick Nolan, and Cameron Scalera –  announced the newly inducted members who included the following members of the junior class: Jason Alvarez, Leah Andrews, Yara Assadi, Marlo Avidon, Yallen Bai, Harrison Bailey, Lee Beauchamp, Thomas Beck, Charles Billek, Michael Birle, Niklas Birse, Emily Bloomfield, Emily Boll, Natalie Bond, Nicholas Bond, Stephanie Borr, Daniel Bracco, Hannah Brogan, Allison Bronander, Chloe Brown, Tess Brown, Julian Bryen, Julia Buoscio, Ryan Burns, Joshua Camacho, Alexander Campbell, Matthew Canabarro, Michael Canabarro, Grace Cash, Matthew Cetlin, Jessica Chicola, Ryan Chirichella, Julia Clifford, Andrew Cohen, William Collum, Zachary Composto, Emma Conlon, Eve Crandall, Colin Daniel, Madeline Davis, Jacob Dayon, Andrew Dazzo, John Devanney, Steven DiMaria, Nicole Dispenza, Jack Dobosiewicz, Matthew Doyle, Paige Dumont, McKenna Edmondson, Shea Elliott, Katharine Encinas, Emma Escaldi, Robert Faktor, Emily Finn, Sarah Fox, Lindsay Freidenrich, Chelsea Frisch, Jessica Fritz, Samantha Fritz, Greta Frontero, Lindsey Garnhart, Ashley Gigon, Fiona Gillespie, Kathryn Gonzalez, Inna Gorelik, Josephine Greenwood, Evan Gruters, Alexandra Gulla, Annie Harrington, Erica Hayden, Kaeley Hazard, Rachael He, Tyler Hoffmann, Ally Hornstein, Yenteen Hu, Kyle Huber, Russell Hughes, Claire Hunter, Bridget Hyland, Jiana Ingrassia, Aryeh Iosif, Sara Isser, Emma Jackler, Andrew Johnson-Milstein, Benjamin Kevelson, Humaira Khan, Mohammad Sa'id Kharboutli, Ana Maria Kobori, Kylinn Kraemer, Julia Kuhn, Isabel Lee, Ava Lehavi, Marissa Lehmberg, Jake Lerie, Marisa Li, Jordan Lipkind, Elena Lisci, Jason Little, William Magnanini, Ethan Manning, Joshua Markowitz, Anna Masciandaro, Nadia Matin, Allison Mattessich, Julian Mazzola, Timothy McAuliffe, Emilia McCormack, Melina McDevitt, Olivia McElheny, Madison McKenna, Mia Melao, Joshua Mendelson, Noelle Mesbah, Matthew Meusel, Kenneth Meyer, Laura Meyer, Marissa Millwater, Matthew Mineo, Morgan Miovski, Benjamin Mizrach, Catherine Moore, Peter Morariu, Catherine Moriarty, Olivia Morrison, Haley Mykytka, Juliette Naeveke, Mark Natiello, Christopher O'Connor, Thomas Omberg, Drew Ortiz, Michael Paglialunga, Ryan Palmer, Sydney Paoletti, Leigh Papadopoulos, Madison Pena, Alex Pinkowski, Claire Prevoznak, Dean Pucciarelli, Ryan Qin, William Rackear, Allison Rever, Brendan Riccardi, Kayla Rinn, Lucille Ritter, Emma Rogers, Linzy Rosen, Abby Rothenberg, Damien Ruparel, Casey Ryan, Jordan Sacher, Clara Saint-Denis, Lauren Sgro, Lindsey Sharlow, Daniel Shenker, Jessica Shih, Isabella Silber, Jonathan Silva, Andrew Smith, Mackenzie Smith, Daniel Sokolin, Luke Spellman, Charles Spinardi, David Sprung, Caroline Stockwell, Timothy Storms, Joshua Stryker, Graham Studwell, Stefan Sujanthakumar, Sydney Swingle, Jacob Tananbaum, Rollins Terry, Nathalie Tucker, Kayla Tupper, Saranya Turimella, Erica Varga, Adriana Vergara, Matthew Viscido, Danielle Vo, Julia Vricella-Stokes, Sarah Ward, Steven Warren, Sarah Wasserman, Eli Weaver, Nicholas Weiner, Julia Whitman, Jacob Wornow, Tyler Wright, Junlin Yi, Sophia Yodice and Kimberly Zimmermann.

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Members of the Westfield High School senior class who were inducted this year include: Nina Alameno, Daniel Audino, Sara Hipschman, Lila Hutchins, Madelyn Jacobs, Christian Panarese, Emma Pettit, Hannah Prieto, Charlotte Seltzer, Daniel Vergilis, Peter Walter and Keelyn Weber.

New officers elected for next year are Natalie Bond, Matthew Cetlin, Fiona Gillespie, William Rackear and Daniel Shenker.

Music for the evening’s program was provided by Michael Hauge, Tony Peer, Lucy Ritter, Catherine Moore and Josh Markowitz.  

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