Congratulations to our 78th graduating class, the Class of 2021

78 young men and women follow the Viking Tradition...
Leaders in faith, Seekers of academic excellence, Students equipped with 21st century skills, Representatives of community service, spirited and loyal Friends for life.


  • 78 graduates accepted to over 130 colleges and universities
  • 51 graduates received scholarships and grant awards
  • $9.7 million received in college scholarships and grants
  • 78 graduates completed 60+ community service hours through the MANNA program; 9 of those had 200+ hours
  • The 2021 Senior Class completed 8,417 hours of community service through the MANNA program

On Monday, June 7, 2021, St. Elizabeth graduated it’s 78th high school class. Students, faculty, families and friends gathered in the Sister Mary Ellen Arena to celebrate the commencement of their time at St. E. Senior speaker Wesley Gant gave a welcome address followed by the presentation of awards and conferral of diplomas. Senior speaker Eboni Wolfrey gave a farewell speech. The ceremony concluded with closing remarks by the Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly and Mr. Papili, followed by the passing of the Alumni Flag from Assistant Principal Mr. Carlo Testa’02 to Senior Class President Elena Kenvin ’21 and the singing of our alma mater.

The Reverend Joseph R. McMahon Award for Excellence in Theology
Stephanie Shields
Honorable Mention: Daniel Steenkamer 

The Edward and Helen Hussey Memorial Award for Excellence in English
Daniel Steenkamer
Honorable Mention: Stephanie Shields

The Reverend William Temple Memorial Award for Excellence in Mathematics
Elizabeth Rock
Honorable Mention:  Joseph Castelli

The Michael Poppiti Memorial Award for Excellence in Science
Stephanie Shields
Honorable Mention:  Daniel Steenkamer

The Timothy Pringle Memorial Award for Excellence in Social Studies
Joseph Castelli
Honorable Mention:  Daniel Steenkamer 

The David Craig Memorial Award for Excellence in Spanish
Andrea Field
Honorable Mention:  Joseph Castelli and Mackenzie White

The Anthony Popitti Award for Excellence in Visual Arts
Sarah Mejia 
Honorable Mention:  Amanda Harrington

The JoAnn Stephano Award for Excellence in Performing Arts
Abigale Townsend
Honorable Mention:  Brenna Sweeney

The Ciro, Sr. and Lidia Poppiti Award for Awareness of Global Issues
Eboni Wolfrey 
 
John S. Bonk Memorial Award:  Honesty, Integrity, Humility and Citizenship
Daniel Steenkamer 
 
Jennifer Forester Memorial Award:  Benedictine Spirit and Viking Pride
Amanda Harrington 
 
Shirley Bounds Award:  Spirit of Giving
Madison Conrad
 
Sister Mary Ellen Hussey Award:  Excellence in Leadership
Wesley Gant

Reverend Norman P. Carroll Pastor’s Award: Outstanding Service to Church and School
Rachel Vivolo 
 
St. Benedict Award: Demonstrates the Pillars of St. Benedict
Abigale Townsend
 
Spirit of the School Award:  Witness to the Mission of St. Elizabeth School
Stephanie Shields
 
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