Elsberry High School
Congratulations to the four EHS band members for earning a 1 rating at the District Festival this past Saturday. They move on to the State Festival at the end of April in Columbia.
The Saxophone trio of Nathan Miller, Maggie Spratt, and Jack Weakly; Tenor Saxophone Solo, Jack Weakly; and Flute Solo, Anna St. Pierre
CLASS OF 2016
The Class of 2016 finally embraced the day they have been waiting for since starting school in 2003, high school graduation!
Fifty-four students walked across the stage on Sunday afternoon at commencement exercises in front of family members and friends to receive their diplomas. Graduates walked into the gym with the traditional playing of Pomp and Circumstance performed by the Elsberry High School Band.
After the viewing of the senior video produced by senior class members, the choir sang “Lean on Me” by Bill Withers and Roger Emerson.
All those in attendance were welcomed by Dr. Tim Reller, Superintendent of Schools, followed by the Senior Address by Kaylee Calvin and Maggie Spratt. Afterwards, the band entertained the crowd by playing “Festive Spirit” by Eric Osterling. Chris Koch, representing the American Legion Post #226 announced that Austin King had been chosen as the outstanding senior by the faculty at EHS.
Next, scholarships were awarded to various students by several people/organizations. Ceremonies were finished up by High School counselor, Kara Borgsmiller who announced the top 10 academic students in the Class of 2016.
Valedictorian was Maggie Spratt who will be attending the University of Missouri Columbia to major in Social Work. Salutatorian was Josie Shanahan who will be attending St Charles Community College in the fall to begin a college career majoring in Dermatology. Those two were followed by Naomi Gladney, Kaylee Calvin, Angel Henke, Paige Parker, Hanna Arne, Cory Boedeker, Robert Chambers and Alex Boedeker. The following scholarships were awarded: Kaylee Calvin, Catherine Jeans Memorial, Lovelace Seeds, National FFA, FFA Alumni, Lincoln/Pike County Cattleman’s Association, and A+; Alex Boedeker, Jillian Ann Young Memorial, Shelter Insurance, MFA, New Horizon, and Lincoln/Pike County Cattleman’s association; Nick Daly, Clark Cox Memorial, Marcella Whitehead Memorial, Elsberry Community Teachers Association, and Providence Bank; Nathan Stone, Friends of Jillian Anne Young, MO Welding Institute, MaryAnn Meives Memorial, and FFA Alumni; Naomi Gladney, Clarence Cannon Memorial , Marcella Whitehead Memorial, and A+; Josie Shanahan, Lovelace/Waggoner Family, Elsberry Community Teachers Association, and Elsberry Study Club; Maggie Spratt, Dane and Carter Brooksher Family, Marcella Whitehead Memorial, and MaryAnn Meives Memorial; Adam Talbot, EHS Alumni Association, Johnny Zerrer Memorial, and FFA Alumni; Hannah Arne, Catherine Jeans Memorial, and Friends of Elsberry Literacy; Cory Boedeker, Elsberry Alumni Association and FFA Alumni; Angel Henke, Marcella Whitehead Memorial and Dale and Carol Sherman-Sechler; Gavin Hill, Don and Eva Eastin Memorial and Academic Wildcat/Culver Stockton University; Mikayla Hoffmann, Catherine Jeans Memorial and Presidential Scholarship/William Jewell College; Colby Martin, Rosemary Shaffer Memorial Auxiliary Post 226 and Academic Hilltop/Culver Stockton University; Paige Parker, FFA Alumni and A+; Paiton Blair, Elsberry Community Teachers Association; Robert Chambers, Barnes/McGee Memorial; Rodney Chatman, Academic Wildcat/Culver Stockton University; Amy Georgie, A+; Zae Lyskoski, Jackson Automotive; Claire O’Brien, Eddie Ann Waggoner/Elsberry Pharmacy; Logan Shaw, FFA Alumni; Melissa Thomas, Elsberry Alumni Association; and Gavin Womack, Academic Wildcat/Culver Stockton University.
Members of the Class of 2016 are: Hannah Arne, Alexis Black, Paiton Blair, Alex Boedeker, Cory Boedeker, Kaylee Calvin, Cheyenne Cape, Robert Chambers, Rodney Chatman, Alyana Conrad, Jamie Cowling, Cheyenne Cunningham, Nick Daly, Dawson Dameron, Seferino Gonzalez, Amy Georgie, Naomi Gladney, Mikayla Guccione, Ashley Hellman, Angel Henke, Gavin Hill, Mikayla Hoffmann, Wayne Holland, Devin Hoskins, Keelyn Jones, Nate Kiefer, Austin King, Zae Lyskoski, Colby Martin, Jasmine McCullough, Skyla McNelly, Anthony Muzzey, Claire O’Brien, Brittany O’Brien-Wells, Paige Parker, Zach Rimel, Tre’ Robinson, Brea Rogers, Jessica Rubel, Billy Shaffer, Josie Shanahan, Logan Shaw, Marissa Sickmeier, Maggie Spratt, Danielle Stewart, Nathan Stone, Adam Talbot, Melissa Thomas, Savannah Vaughn, Joseph VomBey, Travis Webb, Jacob Werkmeister, Gavin Womack, and Dillon Zumwalt.
High School Calendar