$8 MILLION IN SCHOLARSHIPS OFFERED TO TEMPE PREP’S 57 GRADUATES
TEMPE, Arizona (May 22, 2014) — Tempe Preparatory Academy’s 57 graduates in the Class of 2014 have been accepted to 90 different colleges and universities throughout the country and offered $8 million in scholarships. The Academy also produced 4 National Merit Scholarship Finalists.
TEMPE PREPARATORY ACADEMY, an open-enrollment public charter school
Graduation: 7 p.m., Thursday, May 22. Graduates: 57
- Valedictorians: Lyubov Kapko and Todd Joseph Smith.
- Approximate scholarship amounts: $8.04 million.
- Plans of graduates: University, 84 percent; community college, transfer to university, 16 percent
- U.S. Presidential Scholar Finalist: Todd Joseph Smith.
- National Merit Scholarship Finalists: Alex Brockelman, Marcus Hallman, Lyubov Kapko, Todd Joseph Smith.
- National Merit Commended Scholar: Ryan Van Dusen.
- National Merit Hispanic Scholars: Alexander Agadjanian, Luke Sandoval, Joseph Zwemke.
- Diablos Excellent in Education Scholarships: Katelyn Coriell, Victoria Ehmann.
University of Southern California
Harvey Mudd College
Washington University in St. Louis
Claremont McKenna College
Franklin & Marshall College
Arizona Christian University
Baldwin Wallace University
California Polytechnic State University,
San Luis Obispo
Case Western Reserve University
College of William and Mary
Colorado Mesa University
Columbia College Chicago
Concordia University – Irvine
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University –
Franklin and Marshall College
Hawaii Pacific University
Lewis & Clark College
Loyola Marymount University
Oregon State University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Saint Louis University
Santa Clara University
The American University of Paris
The College of Wooster
The University of the Arts
Thomas Aquinas College
University of California at Berkeley
University of California at San Diego
University of Dallas
University of Notre Dame
University of Redlands
University of San Diego
University of Virginia