Harrington, Maine – Rosemary Nguyen, of Harrington, Maine, a senior at Narraguagus Jr./Sr. High School, has been selected by Principal Lucille Willey to receive the 2017 Principal’s Award. The award, sponsored by the Maine Principal’s Association, is given in recognition of a high school senior’s academic achievement and citizenship.
Rosemary is the daughter of Christina Nguyen. Throughout the four years at Narraguagus, she has been a class officer for four years, part of the mentor/mentee program, student government for two years, math team for three years and civil rights team for two years. She has been a National Honor Society member for three years, Upward Bound for four years and a gifted/talented program for four years. She has earned numerous awards in English, social studies, math, science, chemistry, biology, anatomy/physiology, physical education, and Phi Beta Kappa. She has also been the recipient of the Academic pin, Academic letter and the Golden Apple for making honor roll for 14 consecutive quarters. She has participated in volleyball & softball. She received the Coach’s Award for volleyball and was named to the All-Academic First Team for volleyball. Rosemary has also been named the Valedictorian for the Class of 2017. Rosemary is an outstanding school and community citizen who is committed to excellence. She is very deserving of the Principal’s Award.
Rosemary and Principal Willey joined other award winners and principals at an Honors Luncheon at the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor on Saturday, April 8, 2017.
At the Honors Luncheon, each outstanding student was recognized with the presentation of an individual plaque. Five students were chosen to receive a $1000 scholarship in the names of Horace O. McGowan and Richard W. Tyler, former Maine Principals and Executive Directors of the Maine Principal’s Association.