Alumni Achievements


Kiana Smith Class of 2013

Kiana Smith | Class of 2013

Kiana Smith, Alumni Class of 2013 is 1 of 5 students selected to be a Global Leader for her school Wilbraham & Monson Academy. She was selected for this at the end of her Sophomore Year May 2015. She will receive one paid trip to travel abroad. In addition, she gets to meet Global Thought Leaders. Last Spring Kiana met Mr. Steve Wozniak, the Co-Founder of Apple and took a class from Mr. Richard Fuld the Former Chairman and CEO of Lehman Brothers.

Upon arriving at school for her Junior year she was one of two students selected to be a Public Forum Scholar. One young lady and one young man were selected. Kiana has had the opportunity to have dinner with United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor in September and just last week she met Mr. R. Nicholas Burns the Former US Ambassador to NATO and Greece.

Kiana will have the opportunity to meet global thought leaders throughout the year.Who knows who will be next!!


Kiana Smith Class of 2013 Kiara Smith Class of 2013

Kiana Smith | Kiara Smith – Class of 2013

Kiara and Kiana Smith (twin sisters) auditioned for the Dance Theatre of Harlem’s Summer intensive 2015 and were selected. It was a three week intensive that students from around the United States and abroad auditioned for.

Kiara received two outstanding stand out awards in Modern and Tap. Congratulations Kiara!

Lauryn Rodney | Class of 2013

Lauryn Rodney, Alumni Class of 2013 got chosen to attend the High Mountain Institute for a semester – The HMI Semester is a unique opportunity for juniors in High School to spend a semester living and studying in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

HMI has three integral components: a rigorous academic program involving an honors and AP-level curriculum; a wilderness program that includes three extended backpacking trips; and the residential life program in Leadville, Colorado.