Congratulations to the Class of 2018
Commencement Exercises for La Salle's 155th Graduating Class were held on June 2, 2018.
The Class of 2018 entered La Salle College High School August 26, 2014 coming from 89 elementary schools and 75 zip codes along with four students from China and one from Korea.
On June 2, 2018, Brother James L. Butler, FSC, President, addressed the graduates and conferred diplomas to 268 seniors during the 155th Commencement Exercises held on the campus of La Salle College High School.
By virtue of having the highest grade point average in the Class of 2018, James Michael Marek, Aidan Kevin Young, and Desmond Joseph Young served as Marshalls and led the Class in the procession. Robert J. Bohner III and Patrick John Kelly delivered the student commencement speeches.
The Class of 1968 Golden Explorers were also recognized by the La Salle Community during the event for their 50th Anniversary of their Graduation from La Salle College High School.
5 National Merit Finalists
12 National Merit Commended Students
93 Members of the National Honor Society (minimum GPA of 3.75 and no grade below a B-)
52 members of the Class of 2018 will playing 11 collegiate sports at 36 colleges and universities
The Class of 2018 has enrolled in 91 colleges, universities, or seminaries in 25 states and the District of Columbia.
·The Class of 2018 applied to 325 colleges and universities in 31 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, China, Japan, and Scotland
The Class of 2018 was accepted to 239 colleges and universities
The Class of 2018 has enrolled in 107 colleges and universities in 27 states and the District of Columbia
Of the 107 colleges and universities where La Salle graduates enrolled:
- 62 are private institutions
- 20 of which are Catholic colleges or universities
- 4 are Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education public universities
- 3 are Pennsylvania state-related universities
- 83% of the Class of 2018 received a scholarship or grant to a college or university
The Class of 2018 earned in excess of $39 million in documented scholarships and grants.
As we continue to celebrate our most recent graduates, here's a look at the amazing accomplishments of #LSCHS2018 from @lschscollege Class of 2018 Final Statistics - entered La Salle College High School August 26, 2014 coming from 89 elementary schools and 75 zip codes, Korea and China; - graduated 268 seniors on June 2, 2018 - has 5 National Merit Finalists and 12 National Merit Commended Students; - has 97 members of the National Honor Society; - was accepted to 242 colleges/universities in 39 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, Japan, and Scotland; - has enrolled in 107 colleges/universities in 28 states, and the District of Columbia; - the Class of 2018 has earned in excess of $39 million in documented scholarships and grants Full details at https://www.lschs.org/about-la-salle/news-events/news/p/~post/college-counseling-department-announces-final-statistics-for-the-class-of-2018-20180521