88th Archmere Academy Commencement Exercises

Archmere Academy welcomed 126 alumni into its ranks during Commencement ceremonies on June 5th in the Performing Arts Center. The Baccalaureate Liturgy & Commencement Exercises were also live streamed for friends and family to view on the Archmere YouTube Channel.
The Class of 2022 will be matriculating at 76 colleges and universities. Students will travel as far as California, Florida, and Ontario, Canada, and an average of 365 miles away from Archmere. The Class of 2022 garnered over $15 million in scholarships. While they will become Catamounts and Wolves, Vols and Griffins, Knights and Bruins, they will always be Auks! 

Class of 2022 Co-Valedictorians are Simi Edeki and Nick Zhu, and the Salutatorian, Benjamin Wei. Simi will be attending The University of Chicago to study Computational and Applied Math in the fall, and Nick is headed to Princeton University to study Operations Research and Financial Engineering. Ben is headed to University of California, Los Angeles to study Business Economics.
Jake Nowaczyk received the Archmere Medal, the school’s most prestigious award, which is given to the senior whom the faculty believes best exemplifies the ideals and values of Archmere. The Activity Medal, the second-highest honor, went to Pauline Hartman. The Activity Medal recognizes service and participation.

Conor Udovich was recognized for excellence in boys athletics, and Alex Harrington won the award for girls athletics.

The full list of 2022 medal winners:

The French Medal
Haoxue Jiang
Salutatorian Medal
Benjamin Botan Wei
Valedictorian Medal
Simi Edeki
Nicholas Wu Zhu
The Mathematics Medal
Nicholas Wu Zhu
The Science Medal
Simi Edeki
The Computer Science Medal
Kenzie Shea Fleming
The Instrumental Presentation in Music Medal
Layla Anne Nyabiosi
The Theology Medal
Ava Marie Passehl
The Vocal Presentation in Music Medal
Serena Michelle Martin
The History Medal
Joseph Michael Caruso
The Men's Athletics Medal
Conor Udovich
The Chinese Medal
Kenzie Shea Fleming
The Women's Athletics Medal
Alexandra Faith Harrington
The French Medal
Haoxue Jiang
The Spanish Medal
Jocelyn Zavala-Garcia
The Drama Medal
Serena Michelle Martin
The Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Medal
Haoxue Jiang
The Humanities Medal
Carter Cole Kowalski
The English Medal
Abigail June Kortering
The Archmere Medal
Jacob Robert Nowaczyk
The Activity Medal
Pauline Rose Hartman
The Christian Service Medal
Anne-Shirley Desjardins
Best wishes to the graduating seniors of the Class of 2022 as they prepare over this summer to embark on the next chapter of their lives! 

To view the Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2022, click here.

For pictures of the Baccalaureate Liturgy & Commencement Exercises, visit our News and Happenings Page.
Archmere Academy is a private, Catholic, college preparatory co-educational academy,
grades 9-12 founded in 1932 by the Norbertine Fathers.