2017 Senior Scholarship Winners!

The MRHS Booster Club is pleased to announce the 2017 winners of their $2000 Scholarship.  Each applicant was evaluated on their response to the question, “How did I make a difference at Marriotts Ridge High School?”   

​​ The 2017 Boosters Senior Scholarships were awarded to David Polefrone  and Jennifer Tao.
David Polefrone not only plays Varsity golf and is first Trumpet in the Marching Band, but he is a leader in many academic clubs.  On the Speech and Debate Club, he has mentored peers with their public speaking skills.  As a member of It’s Academic, David has helped expand membership and establish practice sessions.  He has shared new ideas for a committee based approach to service projects with the National Honor Society, and was selected to represent MRHS at the US Senate Youth Program in Washington DC.  He has truly learned the importance of being committed to serving his school and community.

Jennifer Tao, is also involved in helping the community.  She is the President of the MRHS Key club, leading meetings and seeking out new service opportunities.  As President of the American Red Cross Club, she has lead meetings, increased membership, and organized volunteers for the blood drive.  Jennifer is also a member of the Orchestra, Tri-M Music Honor Society, and tutors students in academics and music. 

Congratulations to David, Jennifer, and all of the nominees that MADE A DIFFERENCE at the Ridge!
Previous scholarship winners include:
2016 - Justin Jones & Kyle Room
2015 - Andrew Liu & Katharine Berdy
2014 - Christine Shen & Amanda Miller
2013 - Emma Warman
2012 - Alexis Griffith
2011 - Faith Katsman
2010 - Wendy Zhang
2009 - Tyler Dunn