Rushville Republican


June 4, 2013

2013 Knightstown High School Awards Pogram

RUSHVILLE — Valedictorian: Carrie Johnson

Salutatorian:  Erin Bundy

Clark School Services Herff Jones Principals Award: Scott Keesling

All A’s 3 consecutive semesters Academic Jacket:  Macy Burton, Suzanne Drumm, Taylor Halcomb, Derek Heim, Leah Heim, Spencer Roberts, Rachel Weiland, Julie Vaughan, Shelby Patton Chevrons: Erin Bundy, Baylie Hochstedler, Carrie Johnson, Casey Back, Tiffany Hunsinger, Rachel Terheide

1700+ Club: Keith Barber, Katlyn Driesbach, Nathan Drumm, Amber Dupke, Sy Emerson, Libbie Fender, Baylie Hochstedler, Carrie Johnson, Jordon Kane, Grant Kennedy Dean Thomas

Perfect Attendance: Suzanne Drumm, Ben Haase, Alyssa Spence, Annie Moore, Hope Johnson, Kaylee Loveall, Erica Messer

Academic Honors Diplomas: Awarded Red Stoles, Keith Barber, Erin Bundy, Elizabeth Burris, Jacob Carter, Caitlyn Cole, Ashley Dean, Ciara Dellinger, Aiden Dillingham, katlyn Driesbach, Nathan Drumm, Bryce Eoff, Alexandra Estes, Elizabeth Fender, Jessica Goodman, Brin Hall, Baylie Hochstedler, Carrie Johnson, Jordon Kane, Grant Kennedy, Clarissa Loveall, Earl Thomas Masters IV, Trent McDonald, Morganne McRoberts, Alaina Schmidt, Madysen Smith, Joshua Sorrell, Shannon Spence, Dean Thomas

Top Ten awarded Medallions and black and red cords (listed alphabetically): Keith Barber, Erin Bundy, Caitlyn Cole, Ashley Dean, Nathan Drumm, Alexandra Estes, Jessica Goodman, Baylie Hochstedler, Carrie Johnson, Dean Thomas

Technical Honors: Awarded Medallions, Brenton Butler, Katlyn Driesbach, Brin Hall, Clarissa Loveall, Morganne McRoberts, Raymon White

National Merit Scholar: Carrie Johnson

Merchant Leisure, Stevens Servicement Memorial Scholarship: Clarice Wilson and Austin Darling

John Vogt Scholarship: Caitlyn Cole

KHS Alumni Association: College:  Bryce Eoff, Carrie Johnson, Dean Thomas

Steve and Mona Wood: Justin Mann

Judy Collins Sutton English Award: Carrie Johnson

American Legion David Newkirk Scholarship: Austin Darling, Bryce Eoff, Elizabeth Fender, Alaina Schmidt

Sons of the American Legion: Tommy Masters

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship: Alaina Schmidt

CTA Scholarship: Brin Hall

Henry County Retired Teachers Association Volunteer Award: Bryce Eoff

FFA Booster Scholarship: Shelby Wayman

Roger Hale Memorial Scholarship: Daniel Stoten

CA Beard School Board Scholarship: Dean Thomas, Clarissa Loveall

Henry County Memorial Hospital Foundation Scholarship: Dakota Smucker

Hayes Nursing Scholarship: Bryce Eoff

American Health Network Scholarships: Zane Neal and Erin Bundy ($1,000) each

Roche Indiana Blood Center Scholarship: Bryce Eoff

Citizenship Scholarship from Past Citizens of the Year: Libbie Fender

Knightstown Optimist Club:  Brent Butler, Clarissa Loveall, Austin Darling

BPW Scholarship: Clarissa Loveall

Ercell Bever, Jr. Scholarship: Caitlyn Cole and Katelyn Driesbach

KHS Volleyball Scholarship: Baylie Hochstedler

Psi Iota Xi Scholarship Isabelle Sigler:Bryce Eoff and Dean Thomas

Psi Iota Xi Wanda Smith Award:  Baylie Hochstedler

Psi Iota Xi General Art Scholarship: Trent McDonald

Tri Kappa Scholarships: Jessica Goodman Caitlyn Cole Austin Darling, Katie Driesbach, Bryce Eoff Justin Mann

Tri Kappa Fine Arts Award: Leah Suesz

Tri Kappa Valedictorian Award: Carrie Johnson

Tri Kappa Salutatorian Award: Erin Bundy

Tri Kappa All “A’s” Award: Carrie Johnson

Citizens State Bank: Caitlyn Cole

Reeves Scholarship: Dean Thomas

John & Helen Dickey: Carrie Johnson

Luther & Marian Pidgeon Scholarship: Dean Thomas

Henry County Community Foundation Scholarships:  

Opportunities Unlimited: Austin Darling

Robert & Lucille Farmer: Keith Barber

Joseph White: Dean Thomas

Jessica Hale: Dean Thomas

Lacy/Waldrath: Shannon Spence

Perfect Circle Credit Union: Caitlyn Cole

Lilly Endowment Scholarship: Erin Bundy

Wilfong Girls Basketball Scholarship: Emily Thomas

Boys Basketball Carroll Award: Dakota Smucker

Rush County Community Foundation Scholarships:

Rush County Friends of Purdue Mary Katherine Waits Principle Donor: Baylie Hochstedler

Lora Brook Hatfield Memorial Scholarship: Katlyn Driesbach

Robert Winters: Alex Estes

Gordon D. & Mary S. Wilson Scholarship: Alex Estes

Lilly Nominee: Caitlyn Cole

Burger King Scholars: Carrie Johnson

Indiana State Elks Association: Carrie Johnson and Erin Bundy

Indy Star Academic All Star: Carrie Johnson

REMC Scholarship: Carrie Johnson

TASC Recognition: Grant Kennedy

Hoosier Girls State: Rachel McCaffrey, Casey Back, Tiffany Hunsinger

Hoosier Boys State: Stephen Weiland, Andrew Hammer, Isaiah Halicki

US National Army National Guard National Scholar Athlete Award: Dean Thomas Erin Bundy

Tweedy Lumber Engineering/Technology Award:

Grade 9: Benjamin Day

Grade 10: Tristan Trueblood

Grade 11: Christopher Saunders

Grade 12: Layne Olsheske

Altrusa Senior Girl Award: Jessica Goodman

DAR Good Citizen: Erin Bundy

United States Air Force Math and Science Award: Baylie Hochstedler (science)  Carrie Johnson (Math)

Panther Pride Awards: Seniors: Adam Chew, Bryce Eoff, Grant Kennedy Juniors: Stephen Weiland, Madison Holder, Casey Back Sophomores: Spencer Roberts, Leah Suesz, Mikal Clark Freshmen: Coleman Wyatt, Drake Peggs, Kale Obye $10 merchandise certificate at Paw Mart

Parents: Senior: Denise Titus, Junior: Cheryl Hammer, Sophomore: Julie Roberts, Freshman: Tina Stamm

Teachers/Staff: Tracy Fields, Daryl Keesling, Amy Ingram

Departmental Awards


Outstanding Students in Nutrition Wellness 1 & 2: Kayla Weddle. Allison White  

Outstanding Senior in Family and Consumer Sciences: Guy Washburn

Outstanding Student in Food Science: Brent Butler

Outstanding Underclassman in Family and Consumer Sciences: Adam Cunningham

Foreign Language

Outstanding Spanish I Student: Balin Orcutt, Outstanding Spanish II Student: Shelby Patton, Outstanding Spanish III Student: Tiffany Hunsinger Outstanding Spanish IV Student: Carrie Johnson

Outstanding French I Student: Hope Johnson, Best Pronunciation: Broderick Angel, Outstanding Student French II: Leah Heim, Outstanding Student French III: Rachel Terheide

Language Arts

Outstanding W131 Erin Bundy, Baylie Hochstedler, Etymology: Leah Heim, English 11: Chad Shock Honors English 11: Ray Smith Outstanding Student Honors English 10: Leah Heim and Julie Vaughan Outstanding Effort English 10: Zach Allen,


Outstanding Achievement Career Success: Hope Johnson

Outstanding Achievement in Digital Communications: Valerie Chew

Outstanding Achievement in Cadet Teaching: Alaina Schmidt


Outstanding Theater Award: Caroline Horth, Outstanding Student in Mass Media: Morgan Helderbrand  Outstanding Student in ACP Speech: Erin Bundy and Alaina Schmidt


Outstanding Student in Algebra I: Noah Wilson, Outstanding Student in Algebra I Enrichment: Evan Stokes, Outstanding Student in Probability and Statistics: Keith Barber, Outstanding Student in Discrete Mathmatics: Keith Barber, Top Student Algebra II CP: Shelby Patton and Julie Vaughan, Top Student Pre-Calculus:  Dakota Coates, Rachel Terheide, Top Overall Math Student: Carrie Johnson

Social Studies

US History Most Outstanding: Casey Back, Psychology 1st Semester: Carrie Johnson, Psychology 2nd Semester: Bryce Eoff, Earl Masters, ACP US History Most Outstanding: Tiffany Hunsinger, Government: Andrew Hammer, Economics: Erin Bundy, World History: Brady Hall


Outstanding Student Chemistry 1: Julie Vaughn, Chemistry II: Keith Barber, Physics: Rachel Terheide, Outstanding Student Biology I: Daniel Natoli, Outstanding Student in Integrated Chemistry/Physics: Christina Clark, Outstanding Performance in Biology I CP: Annie Moore, Hope Johnson, Chance Morgan


Artistic Achievement Drawing II: Sam Moore and Zach Allen

Artistic Achievement AP Art: Kayli Apollos

Artistic Achievement Advanced 2D Art: Annie Moore and Pam Williams

Artistic Achievement Advanced 3D Art: Chase Rumple

Most Outstanding Visual Art Senior: Clarissa Loveall

Academic Super Bowl: James Anderson, Keith Barber, Adam Chew, Dakota Coates, Isaiah Halicki, Brady Hall, Brin Hall, Bonnie Huckeby, Tiffany Hunsinger, Carrie Johnson, Hope Johnson, Clarissa Loveall, Kaylee Loveall, Annie Moore, Heather Stidham, Rachel Terheide, Stephen Weiland

– Rushville Republican


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