Academy High School recently inducted 13 students into the Tri-M Music Honor
Society, the international music honor society for middle/junior high and high
school students. Margaret Boyle and Kaitlin Kelleher, seniors at the all-girls
Catholic college preparatory school, were inducted during the ceremony. Erin
Alesandroni, Claire Bagley, Kristen Bennet, Sydney Blasi, Jenna Brignola, Maria
Daly, Elizabeth DiFilippo, Gabrielle DiPietro, Danielle Knopp, Kristie Mak and
Madison Wright were inducted from the junior class. Giuliana Concha Pedraza,
’07, was the guest speaker.
Selection is based on academic success and excellence in music as evidenced through private music study, exemplary conduct and attendance in music ensembles, and the recommendation of the Dean of Students. Throughout the year, the chapter sponsors service projects that benefit the music program, school and general community.
Villa Maria is one of 5,500 Tri-M chapters worldwide. According to the chapter sponsor, Mrs. Joyce S. Prichard, “We are proud of our new Tri-M inductees. Tri-M members embody Villa Maria’s mission and grow spiritually in their Christian service.”
About Villa Maria Academy High School
Villa Maria Academy High School (Malvern, Pa.) is a private Catholic high school that prepares girls for college and beyond in the tradition of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. At Villa Maria, students are taught to be critical thinkers and confident leaders. These young ladies pursue a course of study that will continually reinforce analytical problem-solving skills, higher-level thinking, and increasingly independent work. Villa Maria empowers young women to lead lives of spiritual growth, intellectual inquiry and Christian service.
For more information, visit www.vmahs.org