Helias Senior Class Receives Scholarship Money
JEFFERSON CITY - Helias Catholic High School is proud to report on Thursday the total amount of scholarship money its senior class received this year.
"When we looked at the entire amount that the senior class achieved in scholarships this year, we came up with a number that we thought was quite impressive. It was over $1.7 million this year that they were offered in scholarships, whether it was academic or athletic related." said Mary Flowers, the Helias guidance counselor.
When one accounts for the money paid to graduating students by the military, the grand total is roughly $2,152,000, according to Didier Aur, president of Helias Catholic High School.
College scholarship money was offered to over half of Helias graduates. The 2011 senior class of Helias is made up of 192 students.