MIAMI, FL — January 24, 2012 — Gulliver Schools announces its nominees for this year’s Miami Herald Silver Knight Awards. All the nominees are high school seniors at Gulliver Preparatory with a minimum 3.2 GPA.
Art: Aylah Donayre – Miami
Athletics: Alexis Dahan – Pinecrest
Drama: Justin Stone – Miami
English & Literature: Nicole Baralt – Miami
General Scholarship: Megan Allen – Miami
Mathematics: Shiori Sageshima – Miami
Music and Dance: Diego Schaps – Miami
New Media: Dillon Patel – Miami
Science: Jesse Shechter – Pinecrest
Social Science: Michael Pelle – Key Biscayne
Vocational-Technical: Shayanth Sinnarajah – Miami
World Languages: Cody Diamond – Doral
The Miami Herald Silver Knight Awards program recognizes outstanding students who have not only maintained good grades but have also unselfishly applied their special knowledge and talents to contribute significant service to their schools and communities.
Each school may nominate one student per category.
One Silver Knight and three Honorable Mentions will be selected in each category by a panel of independent judges. Names of the winners will be announced at the Silver Knight Awards ceremony on May 17, 2012. Silver Knights receive $2,000, a Silver Knight statue and a medallion presented by American Airlines. The three Honorable Mentions are presented $500 and an engraved plaque.
About Gulliver Schools
Gulliver Schools is a 501(c) (3) private, not-for-profit, independent, coeducational, nonsectarian day school with the mission of providing a superior college-preparatory education and ensuring an outstanding dynamic learning environment which recognizes and nurtures the unique talents and gifts of each student.