Archbishop Williams announces Graduates of the Class of 2015

122 AWHS Students will graduate on May 28: Jessica Lai named Valedictorian; Kyra Dwyer named Salutatorian; Mr. Alan R. Gallotta ’69 to deliver Commencement Address. 

BRAINTREE, Massachusetts. May 26, 2015 – Archbishop Williams High School is proud to announce the members of the Class of 2015 who are eligible for graduation at its 63rd Commencement Ceremony, to be held on Thursday, May 28 at 6:00 p.m. in the School Auditorium.         

            Maggie Jane Archdeacon        Weymouth

*          Bernard G. Awatin                 Randolph

            Callie Catherine Baker            Quincy

            Olivia Grace Barry                  Plymouth

            Robert J. Beaton                     Sagamore Beach

            Lauren Elizabeth Begin           Norwood

            Danielle Begley                       Weymouth

*          Cameryn Rose Bergman           Braintree

            Melanie Margaret Bohane        Quincy

*          Mikayla Sadie Bohane             Quincy

            Colin J. Boyle                         Weymouth

            Tyler Bradford                        Kingston

            Madison Amara Brewster         Hanover

            Kyle Matthew Buckley             Easton

*          Adam Michael Burnes             Braintree

            Victoria Frances Butterfield      Weymouth

            James F. Carbone                    Weymouth

*+        Lauren Michelle Carter             Quincy

            Sean Cavanagh                        Quincy

            Alex Johnathan Celestin           Randolph

            Claudia Margaret Cellucci       Weymouth

            Shanshan Chen                        Braintree

            Hoisang Cheng                        Quincy

            Michael Cicerone                    Milton

            Matthew Clifford                   Bourne

*          Adam Thomas Conneely        Weymouth

            Ryan Michael Dean                Weymouth

            Lillian  Margaret Delaney       Weymouth

*          Michael James DiTullio            Weymouth

            Samantha Erin Dore               Braintree

            Matthew Downing                 Hanover

            Danielle Mary Driscoll           Milton

            Dylan J. Dunn                       Quincy

*          Kiera Daurice Dwyer              Weymouth

*          Ryan Bernard  Earle                Hanover

            Joseph Francis Early              Quincy

            Patrick Francis Earner            Milton

*          Danielle Elizabeth Famularo   Hanover

*          Zihao Fang                             Braintree

            Christopher Finnerty              Braintree

            Benjamin Flynn                      Weymouth

*          Brendan Joseph Flynn              Braintree

            John Flynn                              Braintree

*          Abigail Anne Foley                  Plymouth

            Patrick Frasso                         Quincy

*          David John Free                      Quincy

            Thomas Furtado                     Braintree

*          Margaret Garvey                    Quincy

*          Kelly Anne Gemmill                Marshfield

            Alana Ann Gilmer                   North Easton

*+        Laurel  Katelyn Gozzo            Weymouth

            Genevieve Rose Grasso          East Bridgewater

            Daniel  Stephen Griffin           Rockland

            Morgan Hadayia                     Dedham

            Austin Patrick Holland            Weymouth

*          Jared Matthew Hudgins          East Bridgewater

            Nkechi Kamalu                      Quincy

*          Erin Patricia Keating               Weymouth

            Eric Charles Keefe                  Weymouth

            Sarah Victoria Kelly                Braintree

*          Maria Kelley Kerchner             Quincy

*          Derek  A. Khnaizir                  Randolph

*          Jessica Minh Khánh Lai           Randolph

            Hung Le                                Braintree

*          Uyen Khanh Le                      Braintree

            Kyle Anthony Leonard            Pembroke

            Matthew Robert Leonard         Pembroke

            Andrea Liddell                        Weymouth

            Sibyl M. Limage                     Randolph

            Sidney M. Limage                   Randolph

*          Jie Liu                                    Quincy

            Xiaoxing Liu                           Braintree

*          Molly Marie Mahoney               Quincy

*          Shiyu Mao                              Braintree

*          Kelsey Aileen  Marino               East Bridgewater

            William H. Marsden                 Cohasset

*+        Glenn Derek Martinez              Weymouth

*          Emily Rose Matthews                Abington

            Robert J. McCarry                    Scituate

*          Matthew Scott McCaughey        East Bridgewater

            Joseph McCauley                      Quincy

            John D. McDonough                  Scituate

*+        Ryan Thomas McMahon            Holbrook

            Joseph David McNutt                Weymouth

*          Patrick McPartlin                       Quincy

            Mathew Edward McQuillan         Marshfield

            Jenna Anne Mersereau              Randolph

            Molly Alyce Miele                      Weymouth

*          Catherine Hannah Morgan         East Bridgewater

*          Cameron D. Morrissey               East Bridgewater

*          Erin Marie Murphy                     Holbrook

            Sean Robert Murphy                 Plymouth

*          Katelyn Ana Muscato                 Quincy

*          Megan Katharine Norton            Pocasset

*          Kelli Patricia O'Brien                  Quincy

*          Mikaela Mary O'Brien                Quincy

            James O'Loughlin                    South Boston

            Claudelle I. Osias                    Holbrook

            Cory K. Ostiguy                     South Boston

            Kayla Noelle Page                   Weymouth

            Bria Joi Pasley                        Dorchester

            Elizabeth Pasquale                  Canton

            Bradley Wayne Petersen         Holbrook

            Courtney Phillips                    Randolph

            Molly Elizabeth Plunkett          Quincy

*          Jessica Ann Rega                    Scituate

            Merideth Anna Roche               Cohasset

            Christopher Richard Rosario      Weymouth

            Christopher Michael Sheehan     Scituate

            Joshua Walsh Sherwin               Quincy

            Lindsey K. Tarpy                       Milton

*          Conor  W. Thompson                 Kingston

            Paul N. Tosti, III                       Weymouth

            Tram N. Tran                            Quincy

*          Jenna Lynn Troderman              Canton

*          Aine Valerie Varden                   Quincy

            Matthew James Walbridge         Braintree

*+        Patrick Leo Wall                        Holbrook

            Jaylen  Rae Williams                  North Easton

*          Tayler Elizabeth Wornum            Randolph

            Travis D. Worrick                       Plymouth

            Zhao Zhang                             Weymouth                                                                                

* National Honor Society                                          

+ Four Year Perfect Attendance  


The 2015 Commencement Speaker, Mr. Alan R. Gallotta ’69, is an AWHS Alum and 27-year Teacher, 25-year Athletic Director, Coach and member of both the AWHS Academic and Athletic Halls of Fame.

The Class of 2015 Valedictorian is Jessica Lai.  Jessica is an innovative and talented student who completed the three-year Arts curriculum while at Williams. The daughter of Anna Lai, Jessica is a resident of Randolph.  She will attend Brown University this fall to pursue a major in the STEM field.

Kiera Dwyer, the daughter of Daurice and James Dwyer of Weymouth and sister of Erin Dwyer, AWHS Class of 2013, is the Salutatorian. Kiera will attend the University of Notre Dame on a scholarship where she plans to study Chemical Engineering. 

About Archbishop Williams High School

Archbishop Williams High School is a Catholic co-educational Grade 7-12 school that educates young men and women spiritually, academically, morally and physically. A college preparatory school, Archbishop Williams High School graduates go on to study at leading colleges and universities across the country. Graduates include leaders in the business world, politics, science, the arts, the media, education and religious life and are strong contributors to society.

Archbishop Williams is part of a Christian community that integrates learning with faith and focuses on developing the whole person. The School derives its name from the Most Reverend John Williams (1822-1907), fourth Bishop and first Archbishop of Boston, who is credited with the development of the Catholic parochial school system in Boston. Archbishop Williams High School, which opened in 1949 and graduated its first class in 1953, is located at 80 Independence Avenue, Braintree, MA 02184. For additional information, please visit www.awhs.org.