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Local students earn dean’s lists for fall and winter 2018 and 2019

Below is a list of local students that earned a spot on the dean’s list in for the winter 2018 to 2019 term. We will continue to run schools in alphabetical order as space permits.


Bolingbrook: Haider Ali, Alexis Fogt, Haley Madura, Spencer Napiwocki

Coal City: Breena Brncich, Logan Pierard

Crest Hill: Brianna Hanes,Crest Hill

Dwight: Wesley Pulver, Hayley Schlabowske

Frankfort: Skye Brugler, Veronica Cervantes, Katie DeJulius, Trevor Lewandowski, Sarah Lisak, Haley Ruch, Ana Warkocki, Abby Wierzal, Madeline Witt

Homer Glen: Hassan Abdel-Ghani, Melanie Loeffler

Lockport: Amanda Lindau, Sara Mazrimas, Olivia Ruffatto

Joliet: Elizabeth Cook, Katelyn Farrell, Hannah Vercellotti, Juliana Wallace

Manhattan: Robert Christel, Megan Crawford, Katelyn Miller

Minooka: Emma Wiegmann

Mokena: Gillian Nevins, Brittany Pospishil

Morris: Meghan Carr, Elizabeth Elberts

New Lenox: Kara Auchstetter, Alyssa Boisvert, Andrew Gerasch, Nicholas Gerasch, Nina Iraci, Alyssa Klahn, Catherine Lotz, Dana Moss, Emmalee Pentek, Alexander Reils, Sean Sheehan

Plainfield: Emily Brooks, Jouwana Bzal, Janine Gagnon, Jacob Nowak, Jason Pacanowski, Christopher Ray, Alexander Swatek, Daniel Warren

Romeoville: Giselle Barajas, Marissa Borkowski, Ashley Comeau, Jennifer Filotto, Kayla Millan

Shorewood: Vanessa Dominguez


Bolingbrook: Sandy Khong, Abigail Spengler

Homer Glen: Robert Lallky

Lockport: John Downey

Mokena: Jason White

Plainfield: Allana Blankenship


Lockport: Meghan Karbarz

Manhattan: Jacob Dryja

Plainfield: Ashley Boros, Megan Brock, Cody Lister, Robert Pavlik, Caitlyn Spreitzer, Drake Taxon, Nora Ureche

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