Aaron Connelly '03 on Bloomberg News
Aaron Connelly '03, a Research Fellow with the Lowy Institute for International Policy out of Sydney Australia, was interviewed by Bloomberg News on the upcoming Indonesian election. [video
Garrett Schulte `13 Named Scholar-Athlete of the Year
The "Tampa Bay Times" has named Shorecrest Alumnus Garrett Schulte `13 their 2013 Scholar athlete of the year. The full article is available at: http://www.tampabay.com/hometeam/blog/pinellas-times-boys-all-academic-team/17629/
Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Garrett Schulte
Shorecrest Weighted/unweighted GPA: 4.64/4.0
Standardized test score: 32 ACT
College: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Proudest academic accomplishment: Schulte, the class valedictorian, said being able to maintain — and even increase — his grade-point average during his senior year was a big accomplishment. "I’m proud of the fact that I was able to manage my time and get the highest GPA I’ve had in my four years of high school,’’ said Schulte, who has attended Shorecrest since second grade.
Proudest athletic accomplishment: Helping Shorecrest to its first winning season (7-3) in his four years on the team. He gained 1,030 yards as the Chargers’ top running back. Did you know?
- Schulte will play football at MIT
- He works at his family-owned Fresh Go Wild Market and Grill on 34th Street in St. Petersburg
- Had the lead male role in musicals like "The Sound of Music" and "The Music Man"
- Excelled at the state thespian competition
Welcome Class of 2014 Alumni!
The Shorecrest Class of 2014 Alumni was welcomed into the Alumni Association in May at the annual Senior Brunch held at Mr. Murphy's residence. Charles Reynolds `81 spoke about the benefits of staying connected through the Alumni Association.
Meet the Class of 2014 Includes:
76 graduates who will continue their educations at outstanding colleges and universities
26 "Lifers" (graduates who have attended Shorecrest since 1st grade or before)
9 "Legacies" had a parent who attended Shorecrest
2 National Merit Scholars
9 National Merit Semifinalists and Commended Scholars
17 graduates will go on to play collegiate sports
$7.5 million in dcholarships offered to 97% of the class
Graduates had an average GPA of 3.84