Montini Catholic High School is proudly recognizing ten freshmen from their Class of 2024. The students are recipients of Montini Catholic's Freshman Placement Exam Scholarships which are offered to incoming freshmen excelling on the Freshman Placement Exam. "All prospective students are encouraged to take the exam," informs Admissions Representative, Jennifer Long Kavanagh (a 1997 graduate of Montini Catholic). "This year's exam, for the Class of 2025 will be on December 5th!"
Scholarships are awarded based on national percentile ranking of the placement exam scores.
Students scoring between the 95th to 99th percentiles receive a $2,500 scholarship.
Students scoring between the 90th to 94th percentiles receive a $1,500 scholarship.
And students scoring between the 85th to 89th percentiles receive a $1,000 scholarship.
Mrs. Kavanagh explained that all awards are renewable as long as a student meets the renewable criteria each year.
Freshmen (Bronco Class of 2024) receiving a Montini Catholic Academic Scholarship are:
Name (Grade School Attended)
Anjay Dhir (Glenn Westlake Middle School/Lombard)
Marin Ferris (St. Pius X School/Lombard)
Sam Hemmersmeier (Visitation Catholic School/Elmhurst)
MaryKate Lewan (St. Juliana School/Chicago)
Mateo May (St. John of the Cross School/Western Springs)
Daniel Petersen (St. Mary of Gostyn/Downers Grove)
Michael Ranquist (St. Joseph School/Downers Grove)
Tanner Sebben (St. Mary of Gostyn/Downers Grove)
Riley White (O'Neill Middle School/Downers Grove)
Thomas White (St. Joseph School/Downers Grove)
Montini's 2021-2022 school year Placement Exam for scholarship eligibility will take place on December 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. at the school. There will be a special Practice Exam held on Wednesday evening, December 2nd at 7:00 p.m. at Montini Catholic.