Park Forest, Schools

Marian Catholic Students From Park Forest Earn Top Honors

Rose Bowl 2017
Marian Catholic Band members Helder Perez, Jacob Kopczyk, Ryan Lavin, Anthony Soria. and Kyle Lavin, are part of the Music for All National Honor Band that marched in the Rose Parade on New Year’s Day, 2017. The students were chosen from applicants from across the country. Mr. Greg Bimm is on the directing staff. (Photo: MCHS)

Chicago Heights, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Park Forest students were among those who earned a spot on the school’s Honor Roll for Marian Catholic’s first quarter reporting period.

The school year began August 16, 2017 with Freshman Orientation. All students reported for a half day of classes on Friday, August 18, and full day classes commenced on August 21.

The last reporting day for the first quarter was Tuesday, October 17.

Students from Park Forest earning top honors are:

Aamina-Nikole Adebayo,  Kennedy Baker,  Brandon Beddigs,  Carrington Boston,  Adenike Cotton,  Zoe Darvive,  Matthew Desmond,  Kennedy Harrell,  Oluwakemi Johnson,  Taylor Johnson,  Timothy Jones,  Quinn Kirchner,  Samuel Kirchner,  Nicole Krizmanich,  Nehemiah Lomax,  George Mahiya,  Joanna-Rose Mahiya,  Catera McClelland,  Harold Norwood,  Lauren O’Kane,  Tava Oosterbaan,  Janmay Pandya,  Stefano Pannone,  Jordan Paul,  Abigail Sanchez,  Ashley Saul,  Olivia Skelly-Williams,  Madeline Supler,  Malik Tidwell,  Christopher White,  Johnathan Whitehorn-Smedley,  Kennedy Wiley,  and Michael Wolfe.

This weekend the Marian Catholic Band travels to Indianapolis to compete in the Bands of America Grand Nationals Championship. The band won state competition this year in the state of Illinois for the 38th straight year under the direction of Mr. Greg Bimm.