Class of 2020 Profiles #4

May 25, 2020

This is Day #4 of our Senior Profiles. There will be a fifth day of profiles tomorrow and you still can be part of it! Send your responses and photos to rhsveritas@rocklandschools.org. Also, don’t forget about Wednesday’s Senior Parade!

Jad Bendarkawi

What are your post high school plans? I plan on attending Princeton University to study electrical engineering with a concentration in robotics.

What will you miss most about high school? I’m going to miss the people. My friends and teachers have always been compassionate and supportive of me and I’ll definitely miss that sense of community.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? Swim meets and pasta parties, Envirothon competitions, WRPS 88.3 with Lara, Molly, and Jad, the lab and my fellow lab assistants, and of course, Virtual High School ❤

What was your favorite class? My favorite class was being a research lab assistant. I will never forget the experiences I’ve shared with my fellow lab assistants (Lizzie, Hannah, and Caroline). From counting the dead rats in the closet to taking down and assorting chemicals that I can’t pronounce I have learned and seen so many new things this year. Thank you science department for your patience and support 🙂

What was your favorite after school activity? My favorite after school activities were environmental club, swim, and teaching a coding class at Memorial Park.

What was your favorite lunch? Chicken Dippity

What have you learned about yourself this year? I’ve learned to appreciate everything in my life both big and small. This year we missed a lot of our senior memories but I’m glad I can look back on my time at RHS with joy and pride.

Any final thoughts? Thanks RHS for an awesome 4 years!

 

Victoria Churchill

What are your post high school plans?  Quincy College for natural science.. working at Shaws in Hanover part-time.

What will you miss most about high school? All my friends

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? All the pep rallies and the fun events that went on

What was your favorite class? Anatomy and physiology because we learned so much and it was entertaining as well.

What was your favorite after school activity? Hanging out with friends

What was your favorite lunch?  Macho nacho

What have you learned about yourself this year? That I am an independent person

 

Maddie Gear

What are your post high school plans? I will study business administration at UMass Lowell.

What will you miss most about high school? I will miss seeing my friends, traveling with the Travel Club, playing lacrosse, and Student Government.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? Prom, MASC, and being an MC for Mr. Rockland

What was your favorite class? My favorite class was Spanish because I found it interesting and class was always enjoyable.

What was your favorite after school activity? Student Government, Images, and lacrosse

What was your favorite lunch? Chicken patty

Any final thoughts? Thanks RHS for a great four years 🙂

 

Pierre Comeau

Pierre Comeau

What are your post high school plans? I applied for the Local 103 Electrical Union. I hopefully will have an interview this summer and start classes in the fall to become an apprentice.

What will you miss most about high school? Seeing all my friends every day.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? All my athletic accomplishments in track and basketball throughout high school. Also the parties and hanging out with all my friends over the last 8 years.

What was your favorite class?  Junior year English class with Mr. Neal because his class really opened my eyes about society and gave me a clearer vision about life in general.

What was your favorite after school activity? Basketball

What was your favorite lunch?  Chicken tenders with mashed potatoes and gravy

What have you learned about yourself this year? If I really apply myself and try my hardest I can accomplish anything in life.

Any final thoughts? Crazy how fast life flies by.

 

Kerin Dalton

What are your post high school plans? Attending Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia to major in the humanities

What will you miss most about high school? Being so close to all of my friends

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? Pep rallies, football games and Mr. Rockland

What was your favorite class? AP Lang and AP Lit because I enjoyed our in depth class discussions. I also made some of my best memories in these classes with my peers.

What was your favorite after school activity? Rehearsals and practices were always the best because it gave me more time to spend with my friends and it gave us something to talk about other than school.

What was your favorite lunch? The chicken sandwich with waffle fries

What have you learned about yourself this year? Consistency is the key to success and everything happens for a reason.

Any final thoughts? I’m going to bigger places, but I’ll never forget where I came from. I’ll always be a Bulldog at heart and will never forget everything RHS gave me

 

Megan Uong

What are your post  high school plans?  I am attending UMass Boston in hopes to pursue a career in the health science field.

What will you miss most about high school?  I will miss seeing all my friends and teachers every day.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? I will always remember prom, every pep rally, and the sports games.

What was your favorite class? My favorite class would have to be Anatomy with DiCanzio because she made it very interesting and exciting to learn about the human body.

What was your favorite after school activity?  My favorite after school activities were the volleyball and tennis practices, as well as the sports games.

What was your favorite lunch? Buff chick dip

What have you learned about yourself this year?  I learned that things can come when you least expect it and how to prepare myself for them. I also learned that you can’t always hold onto your past.

Any final thoughts? High school does go by quicker than you think, so enjoy every second of it with your friends and classes. Thank you RHS for the great memories!

 

Jake Benson

What are your post high school plans? I will be attending Coastal Carolina University to major in business.

What will you miss most about high school? I’ll miss playing sports and seeing my friends every day.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember?  I’ll definitely remember the last day of total chaos before we got the official announcement about schools closing.

What was your favorite class? My favorite class would have to be science with Mr. Murphy. He was a great teacher.

What was your favorite after school activity? Football, basketball, lacrosse

What was your favorite lunch? The chicken dippity with waffle fries

What have you learned about yourself this year? That life kind of punches you in the stomach sometimes.

 

Joey Messier

What are your post high school plans? I plan to go to New England Institute of Technology to study robotics engineering.

What will you miss most about high school? Spending time with my friends. And the senior events I had to miss and the feeling of accomplishment while watching the countdown reach its final day.

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? Pep rallies and just spending time with friends in the mornings.

What was your favorite class? My favorite class was probably Neal’s or Bigsby’s English classes because I had the most fun in both classes and I could feel like myself in them.

What was your favorite after school activity? IMAGES, robotics club, track and soccer

What was your favorite lunch? Burger bar

What have you learned about yourself this year?  It’s ok to ask for help; you don’t have to do everything alone.

Any final thoughts? I wish we weren’t in quarantine. But don’t take anything for granted, the last four years flew by.

 

Hannah Murphy

What are your post high school plans? I plan to study business at a four year university.

What will you miss most about high school? Friends and sports

What special moments, events etc. will you remember? TD Garden, States at Worcester, Unified Gym

What was your favorite class?  Unified Gym. Mrs Folsom trusted me which allowed me to really become a great leader.

What was your favorite after school activity? Basketball and volleyball

What was your favorite lunch? Popcorn chicken bar

What have you learned about yourself this year? I can become a leader at certain times; friendliness can become a game changer when having people look up to you.

Any final thoughts? Seniors should have had more privileges.

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