#4- Haley Kulakowski
Haley Kulakowski, the daughter of Tom and Margaret Kulakowski, will attend Syracuse University with plans to major in International Relations.
“JHS is special in that it affords so many opportunities, both intellectually, through the myriad of AP courses, but also creatively through the variety of extracurriculars. JHS prepared me for my future as I have been challenged in all of my AP courses, preparing me for the college courses to come. It has also shaped me into the determined person I am today, through courses, teachers and the extracurricular community involvement, giving me the tools to achieve my aspirations, to make a difference.”
Award and honors: Allison Ney-Christa Stineman Memorial Scholarship, DAR History Award, DAR Good Citizens Award, Excellence in English Award, Jasmine Cantor Award, Melissa Courtney Memorial Scholarship, NYS Scholarship for Academic Excellence, Roskamp Award, Buildungsroman Award, Multicultural Scholar Award, Coronat Scholar (Syracuse University), Grace H. Dorman American Studies in Literature and Coach’s Award
Activities: Cross Country, Track and Field, President of Environmental Club, Sub Cute Club, National Honor Society (chair of tutoring program)
“English has always been one of my favorite subjects, and the English Department at JHS has been magnificent. I have not only learned so much about literature and language but it has helped me determine my major and character.”