Alex McMullen '18 & Sean Lynch '18 are SCC Scholar Leaders
The SCC (Southern Connecticut Conference) hosted its 24th Annual Scholar Leader Banquet on March 26, 2018, at Anthony's Ocean View in New Haven. Forty-six scholar leaders, chosen by their respective school principals, were recognized for outstanding scholarship and leadership in their respective schools and external communities.
Pictured from left: Alexander McMullen '18, Principal Dr. Robert Perrotta and Sean Lynch '18.
Alex is a summa cum laude honor student ranked highly in his class. He is president of the Student Government and president of the Hispanic Culture Club. Alex is the senior leader of Encords, an acappella group that has performed at the NYC Jazz Festival. He was selected to perform in the CT Western Regional Choral Festival and is actively involved in Prep's music program. Alex is also involved in the drama program, performing in several school productions. In addition, this well-rounded student is a past member of the varsity tennis team. Into this busy schedule, Alex has performed over 100 hours of community service at KEYS service organization, teaching piano to Bridgeport middle-school students, and at Giant Steps School in Southport working with students with Autism and Downs Syndrome. Alex will attend Duke University in the fall.
Sean is a summa cum laude honor student ranked highly in his class. He is a member of the National Honor Society and the French Honor Society. He is a member of the Varsity Tennis team, a staff writer for the Political Awareness Society, a member of the Trigstar Club, a Peer Tutor, a key leader in Prep's Retreat Program, and a member of the Cardinal Key Society, a school service organization. Sean received the President’s Volunteer Service Award for performing over 100 hours of community service in one year. Some of the events in which he provided leadership include: fund raising for the Norma Pfriem Breast Care Center, the White Ribbon Campaign to end violence against women, and service work at Operation Hope and the Bridgeport Rescue Mission. Sean will attend the University of Virginia in the fall.