High School Honours: OCSB Catholic Graduate Award Recipients 2022-2023

These exceptional students were honoured with the Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB) Catholic Graduate Award at their graduation ceremony this year. This collection of awards is given to graduates who serve as shining examples of the Catholic faith, showcasing their commitment through their academic achievements, involvement in school and parish activities, as well as their spiritual and social growth.

Congratulations to all the graduating students who received awards this year. We celebrate every bit of progress you made towards a promising future!

Archbishop Graduate Award

This award exemplifies student dedication to spiritual and social growth within their parish. Each award winner has participated in school and parish events that enhanced the character of their Catholic high school. They have also completed all Ontario Secondary School diploma requirements, including the community service component.

Here are this year’s recipients:

StudentHigh School
Lindsa UwanjeAll Saints High School
Hannah GreerHoly Trinity High School
Melody BerhaneImmaculata High School
Jasmine QuintansLester B. Pearson High School
Kiara GocanSacred Heart High School
Gabriel OtengSt. Francis Xavier High School
Michelle JosephSt. Joseph High School
Kevin Bou DagherSt. Josephine Virtual High School
Noah VilleneuveSt. Mark High School
Marly MikhailSt. Matthew High School
Javier DelgadoSt. Mother Teresa High School
Emily KuchciakSt. Patrick’s High School
Léonie Christelle Lado NguedamSt. Paul High School

Catholic Graduate Expectations Award

Recipients of this award will receive a certificate and a $1,000 bursary. This award honours a Catholic graduate from each OCSB high school who demonstrates the distinctive expectations defined in the Catholic Graduate Expectations. They have participated in school, community and parish initiatives throughout their high school career, attained a minimum 75% average and completed all the requirements for obtaining an Ontario Secondary School diploma.

Here are this year’s recipients:

StudentHigh School
Joanne TranAll Saints High School
Cynthia TanHoly Trinity High School
Malcolm CantinImmaculata High School
Freddy MitriLester B. Pearson High School
(Student Would Like To Remain Anonymous)Notre Dame High School
Emma MirandaSacred Heart High School
Jack ConlinSt. Francis Xavier High School
Morgan CombdenSt. Joseph High School
Kevin Bou DagherSt. Josephine Virtual High School
Noah VilleneuveSt. Mark High School
Jasmine ShehataSt. Matthew High School
Arianna De SilvaSt. Mother Teresa High School
Emily KuchciakSt. Patrick’s High School
Léonie Christelle Lado NguedamSt. Paul High School
Allysah Costain KangasSt. Peter High School
Julia EsberSt. Pius X High School

Ottawa Catholic Teacher’s Award

To help finance post-secondary education, the Ottawa Catholic Teachers Graduating Student Award is presented to a student in each OCSB High School, Algonquin Achievement Centre, St. John Bosco at Operation Come Home, and St. Mary’s Personalized Learning Centre. To qualify for the award, the recipient must demonstrate a commitment to the principles of Catholic social teaching and social justice throughout their secondary school experience.

Here are this year’s recipients:

StudentHigh School
Arianna BennettAll Saints High School
Ashley AnofilsImmaculata High School
Joshua MilleyLester B. Pearson High School
Mariane KalyNotre Dame High School
Olivia VergeSacred Heart High School
Stella HoSt. Francis Xavier High School
(Student Would Like To Remain Anonymous)St. Joseph High School
Sharaphaajan SivapalanSt. Josephine Virtual High School
Bethany NickersonSt. Mark High School
Brigitte AssoumaSt. Matthew High School
Emma DuplessisSt. Mother Teresa High School
Marta AndemariamSt. Patrick’s High School
Shane DavidSt. Paul High School
Joey GuercioSt. Pius X High School

Trustee Service Award

This award is given to a graduating student who demonstrates initiative and leadership through extensive service in high school activities and community or fundraising involvement. They have also completed all the requirements for obtaining an Ontario Secondary School diploma.

Here are this year’s recipients:

StudentHigh School
Parinita GirishAll Saints High School
Abasiofon EtokimoHoly Trinity High School
Valene MusyimiImmaculata High School
Sarah UrquiaLester B. Pearson High School
Deborah AssaniNotre Dame High School
Kaitlyn LeBoutillierSacred Heart High School
Lily CyrSt, Mother Teresa High School
Kalen TendoSt. Francis Xavier High School
Mia ZappavignaSt. Joseph High School
Sydney BurlandSt. Josephine Virtual High School
Hannah McEwenSt. Mark High School
Mya SlubanSt. Matthew High School
Oghosa OgbeweSt. Patrick’s High School
Corinne ParkSt. Paul High School
Kani OsiagwuSt. Peter High School
Lindsey McBainSt. Pius X High School

Want to see more High School Honours recipients?

Check out all the recipients of the 2023 High School Honours in these additional posts.

  1. High School Honours: OCSB Graduate Award Recipients 2022-2023
  2. High School Honours: Be Community Awards 2022-2023
  3. High School Honours: Additional Graduate Awards & Scholarships 2022-2023

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