Story Details

Class of 2017 Achievements
Class of 2017 Achievements
amcvay

On Wednesday, May 24th, the Class of 2017 gathered to celebrate their achievements as they graduated from Oakland Catholic High School and officially became part of the alumnae sisterhood. Here are some of the accomplishments of this graduating class.


On Wednesday, May 24th, the Class of 2017 gathered to celebrate their achievements as they graduated from Oakland Catholic High School and officially became part of the alumnae sisterhood.

Below are just some of the notable accomplishments of this graduating class:

Basic facts:

  • 97% of students plan to attend a 4-year college or university
  • 2% of students that plan to attend a 2-year or community college
  • 1% of students will be attending college abroad
  • 10 students that are pursuing collegiate level athletics
  • $14,193,404.00 was earned in scholarship money by the Class of 2017 for college
  • 60 students lettered in at least 1 varsity sport, 13 lettered in 2 varsity sports.
Of the students who will be attending a 4-year college or university:
  • 39 students will attend a Catholic college or university
  • 64 students will attend a public university
  • 66 students will attend a college or university that is out-of-state
  • 2 students will attend a college or university that is abroad
Other accomplishments:
  • 73 National Honors Society Members
  • 4 National Merit Scholars
  • 4 Acceptances to Pennsylvania Governor's School

Below is a list of colleges that the Class of 2017 will be attending in the fall.

Allegheny CollegeKent State University
American UniversityUniversity of Kentucky
Arcadia UniversityLa Roche College
Baldwin Wallace UniversityLehigh University
Barnard CollegeLincoln University
Boston CollegeUniversity of Lousiville
Boston UniversityMarist College
Bowling Green State UniversityUniversity of Maryland, College Park
Bucknell UniversityMiami University, Oxford
California University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of Notre Dame
Carlow UniversityOhio University
The Catholic University of AmericaPennsylvania State University
Chatham UniversityPoint Park University
Cleveland State UniversityUniversity of Richmond
Clemson UniversityRobert Morris University
Cleveland State University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Colgate UniversitySaint Joseph's University
Columbia UniversitySaint Louis University
Community College of Beaver CountySchool of Visual Arts
University of DaytonSeton Hill University
Delaware State UniversitySlippery Rock University
University of DelawareSt. John's College
Dickinson CollegeStevens Institute of Technology
Duquesne UniversityTemple University
Edinboro University of PennsylvaniaThe Ohio State University
Elon UniversityUniversity of Washington
Fordham UniversityWheaton College
Franklin & Marshall CollegeCollege of William and Mary
The George Washington University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
John Carroll University

We are so proud of each student and her accomplishments and can't wait to see what their futures have in store for them as they move forward to the next chapter of their lives!