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Senior Profiles 2019

Saint Bernard grad heading to Fordham after 7 years of service, dedication

Saint Bernard grad heading to Fordham after 7 years of service, dedication

Sam Davis learned early on that failure — even consistent failure, say, seven times out of 10 — could help him succeed.

GALLERIES: Senior Profiles 2019

Ledyard senior sharing her love of reading and writing

Mhret Wondmagegne's many trips to the Bill Library as a child inspired a lifelong love of reading and creative writing.

Marine Science Magnet senior aims to return to New London armed with law education

While working 20 hours a week at Rita's, Yalissa Rodriguez has done fencing, taken seven AP classes, taught piano and more.

'Work, work and work' guides Waterford's High's cheerful Mubarkan Sajid

Mubarkan Sajid, who immigrated to Waterford before her junior year, quickly went from speaking "horrible" English to graduating with the Seal of Biliteracy.

Norwich Free Academy senior hopes to develop fashion business for those with special needs

Savannah Meaike of Preston launched a Unified Dance Team at NFA and has a goal of opening a bridal and prom fashion boutique featuring apparel for those with special needs.

Three Rivers Middle senior headed to UConn with passion for human rights

Three Rivers Middle senior Elise Sperry didn't have a traditional high school experience — and she wouldn't have it any other way. She immersed herself in college clubs, and now she is headed to UConn on a full ride.