Christchurch to graduate 52 Saturday
Christchurch School will hold its 87th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 30, at 10:30 a.m. on the Headmaster’s Lawn. John E. Byers, headmaster, will be the speaker. A picnic luncheon for students, parents, families and the Christchurch community will follow.
There are 52 students in the Class of 2009. The valedictorian is Hannah Katrin Lidicker, daughter of George and Kathy Lidicker of Irvington. She will attend the University of Pennsylvania.
The other candidates for graduation are Blake Hunter Atwell of Kingsville, Md.; Charles Samuel Benhase of Washington, D.C.; Ethan Michael Brown of White Stone; Andrew Allison Bryan of North; Yu Kan Chang of Taichung, Taiwan; Ha Raum Cho of Seoul, Korea; Nicholas Charles Choppa of Falls Church; Travis Lee Collins of North; Alvin Cruz of Bayside, N.Y.; Noble Cunningham Jr. of Washington, D.C.; Nicholas Brandon Denecke of Bristow; Berchell Kyle Egerton of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Dong Kyu Eo of Seoul, Korea; and Larkin Lacey Epstein of Urbanna.
Also, William Joshua Grier Greenslade of Hamilton, Bermuda; Erik Graham Hennigar of Wake; Zachary Basel Hijjawi of Mason Neck; Turner Gray Humphries of Charlotte, N.C.; Charles Robert Jenkins III of Berlin, Md.; Charles Thomas Johnson IV of Lumberton, N.C.; Sarah Minor Jones of White Stone; Young Woong Joo of Seoul, Korea; Phillip James Jordan of West Point; Trenton Azzam Joyner of Stem, N.C.; Christopher Herrington Kafalas of Williamsburg; Hyun Soo Kim of Seoul, Korea; Tae-Hoon Kim of Seoul, Korea; and Jess Lauriault Lackes of Gloucester.
Also, Matthew William Lawler of Alexandria; Jung Inn Lee of Kyeongkido, Korea; YooJin Lee of Daegu, Korea; Carolyn Virginia Macaulay of Weems; Samuel Adams McLaughlin of Irvington; Samuel Ray Miller of Westbury, N.Y.; Kevin Benjamin Miltz of Virginia Beach; Tamico Jamaal Ronico Nelson of Freeport Grand, Bahamas; Laura Darby Nost of Irvington; Michael Morfit Payne of Warrenton; and John Douglas Peterson of Carlsbad, Cal.
Also, Elizabeth Peyton Towns Prillaman of Weems; Laura Chilton Ransone of Kilmarnock; Tyler Alexander Reeves of White Stone; Emily Catherine Scribe of Hallieford; Murray Coker Seabrook of Mt. Pleasant, S.C.; Shelby Austin Seitz of Deltaville; Eleanor Bryce Ward Smith of White Stone; Philip Andrew Kristian Nils Tholand of Culpeper; James William VanOrsdel of Cary, N.C.; Spencer Ferguson Whitehouse of Yarmouth, Maine; Coron Alexander Williams of Midlothian; and Thomas Joseph Williams of Knightdale, N.C.
A baccalaureate service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 29, in St. Peter’s Chapel, with the traditional Senior Banquet and Awards Ceremony to follow. After the banquet, seniors will enjoy a 3-hour Chesapeake Bay cruise.