8th Grade Graduates Celebrate Academic Excellence

Catholic Academy of West Buffalo graduates excelled academically, earning over $300,000 in academic scholarships to local high schools; the highest amount in our school's history!  Among the scholarship winners was Olga Ineza, who received the prestigious Oishei Scholarship for Nardin Academy.  Tommy Trinh was awarded a Per Niente Scholarship for Canisius High SchoolSarah Maruscak also received a Per Niente Scholarship and a Faculty Advisory Board Scholarship for Mt. St. Mary Academy.   Lettie Friona earned a Pace Scholarship for Cardinal O'Hara High School.  Miriam Hanna  was the Class Valedictorian and received a Franciscan Scholarship from Cardinal O'Hara High School. Gloria Htoo received the Buffalo Prep Scholarship for Nardin Academy.  Bosco Nguyen received the Sean Rooney Scholarship from Canisius High School.  Diego Guzman received a Nichols School Scholarship.  Arsema Tedros received a Cullen Scholarship and a Principal's Scholarship from Cardinal O'Hara High School.  Regina Gino received a National Fuel Scholarship for Cardinal O'Hara High School.  Regina Gino, Emon Marial and Nevaeh Rainey all received Merit Scholarships from Cardinal O'Hara High School.

Twenty students graduated on June 20, 2019 at Blessed Sacrament Church.  The students will be attending the following high schools: (5) Canisius High School, (7) Cardinal O'Hara High School, (1) Middle Early College,  (1) Mount St. Mary Academy, (3) Nardin Academy, (1) Nichols School, (1) St. Joseph Collegiate Institute and (1) Tapestry Charter School. Congratulations to all of our 8th graders and best wishes for a bright future!