Southland College Prep Charter High School Names 99 to First Semester Honor Roll

RICHTON PARK, IL—(ENEWSPF)—February 19, 2012 – Southland College Prep Charter High School named 99 freshmen and sophomores to its first semester Honor Roll for the 2011-2012 academic year.   

Six freshmen and three sophomores earned straight As for a 4.0 grade point average (GPA).

“All of our Honor Roll students have made extraordinary achievements.” said Dr. Blondean Y. Davis, CEO.

“Southland has a rigorous college preparatory academic curriculum with emphasis on foreign languages, the arts, math and science taught during a nine-hour school day. Our goal is to prepare our students to earn a bachelor’s degree at a college or university of their choosing,” she said.

Fifty-one freshmen, members of the class of 2015, named to the first semester Southland College Prep Honor Roll are:

4.0 Grade Point Average

Tiffany Hill, Alyanna Moraga, Brandon Perry, Arielle Walker, Shelby Washington and Justin Webster.

3.88 TO 3.50 Grade Point Average

David Antwi, Jasmine Artis, Malik Bibbie, Ciera Blake, David Blutcher,  Nicholas Cohn, Jarrett Exum, Coretta Franklin, Tuesday Gallagher, Aaron Hall, Breon Henley, Amy Evette  Kwarteng, Halie Owens, Courtney Parker, Jessica Richardson, Dennis Jordan Small, Rebecca Tipton, Kaelyn Whiteside, Anita Williams and Deiarah Wright.

3.38 – 3.0 Grade Point Average

Brandi Alexander, Victor Banjoko, Darica Benton, Tristan Burt, Alana Courtney, Daniel Evans, Jr., Kennedy Furnace, Aaron Graham, Myah Hawkins, William Henderson III, Joshua Jones, Tatierra Jones, Shania Laws, Carly Marberry, Chaz Milligan, Alliyah Nichols, Ermahn Oduro –Kwarten, Kacper Przybysz, Alanis Rich, Darielle Sherrod, Erik Thomas, Marcus Timberlake, Grant Williams, Shane Woods and Elisha Young.

Forty-eight sophomores, members of the class of 2014, named to the first semester Southland College Prep Honor Roll are:

4.0 Grade Point Average

Morgan Brown, Nadia Ferrer, and Anastasia Myatt.

3.88 – 3.50 Grade Point Average

Taylor Allen, Jacole Avent, Helenna Annani-Akollor, Kirsten Burke, Elijah Calloway, Arielle Charles, Jillian Dorney, Antoinette Grizzell, Marquis Hill, Ashley Jackson, Dexandria Jaimes, Asia Jenkins, Ian Katiku, Leah Mitchell, Alexus Newson, Nneka Onyeka, Michelle Sanders, Josha Silk, Brianna Tate, Imani Thornton, Tiera Williams, Sarabi Woods and Aronna Wynne.

3.38 – 3.0 Grade Point Average

Briana Blutcher, Kayla Boyd, Kimely Boyd, Monee Byrd, Jada Carr, Ronisha Finch, Imani Fountain, Klarrke Green, Miya Hackett, Moriah Hackett, Jaalin McGee, Zhane Hedgeman, Jonae Miller, Christopher Morris, Tyre Nelson, Donovan Nesbitt, Mauranda Owens, Alexis Reed, Alyssia Rucker, Chloe Robinson, Brittany Thompson, and Marcell Vanarsdale.  

About Southland College Prep Charter High School

Southland College Prep, 4601 Sauk Trail Road, Richton Park opened in August, 2010. It is the only public charter high school in Chicago’s suburbs.

Southland College Prep offers area students a choice. It is designed to prepare all of its graduates for academic success in college through completion of a degree. For the academic year, 2011-12, 248 students are enrolled in Southland’s freshmen and sophomore classes. 

Over the next two years, the enrollment is scheduled to double to approximately 500 as set by the Illinois State Board of Education.

Southland is located on eight- acres in a three-story state-of-the art learning center with small class sizes at a 17:1 pupil teacher ratio, an extended nine-hour school day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and a college prep curriculum which emphasizes foreign languages and the arts.

Southland College Preparatory Charter High School serves students drawn from District 227’s four elementary school districts which include: Country Club Hills, Flossmoor, Hazel Crest, Homewood, Matteson, Olympia Fields, Park Forest, Richton Park and Tinley Park.

Source: Southland College Prep Charter School Media Relations