On Wednesday, June 7, the Friends of Sullivan hosted its 2nd annual scholarship banquet to celebrate the award of scholarships to eighteen deserving graduates, chosen by Principal Cooks, Assistant Principal Spear and the school's guidance counselors.
The evening was a festive gathering, with speeches, games and even an overview of financial literacy skills offered by Wintrust Bank.
- Friends of President - Mike Glasser
- Assistant Principal - Addison Spear
- Wintrust Banker - Ana Popoca
- 2021 Scholarship Winner - Victoria Amandienze
- 1963 Alumna - Barbara Edelstein Burnes
South of the Border Restaurant on Morse served a terrific venue. Thanks to owner Antonio Diaz, who went through a special effort to provide an Halal option.
Below are photos of each of the 18 scholarship winners. Congrats to you all!
- Bayo Aina Bayo Aina
- Alexander Salinas Alexander Salinas
- Benita Boakye Benita Boakye
- George Quist George Quist
- Halima Abdi Halima Abdi
- Joshua Hernandez-Consuega Joshua Hernandez-Consuega
- Joshua Adekoya Joshua Adekoya
- Kazeem Komolafe Kazeem Komolafe
- Keji Akinremi, Mike Pols Athletic Scholar Keji Akinremi, Mike Pols Athletic Scholar
- Makayla Todd Makayla Todd
- Nimota Mohamed Nimota Mohamed
- Orphee Ngimbous Orphee Ngimbous
- Reshan Teame Reshan Teame
- Semanjae Oladipo Semanjae Oladipo
- Stephon Duncan, Mike Pols Athletic Scholor Stephon Duncan, Mike Pols Athletic Scholor
- Syed Zaki Syed Zaki
- Tina Inegbese Tina Inegbese
- Zona Norman Zona Norman
Besides scholarships, there are other significant ways you can support the students at Roger C. Sullivan High School, and it need not only be with money. On the money side, consider donating to our Student Success Fund, which helps us honor specific requests made by Principal Cooks. Alternatively do you have ideas of ways to support the school? Please reach out to us with your ideas.