Canterbury artists and writers earned 208 Scholastic awards. Students and their teachers will be recognized at the Regional Awards Ceremony at the Grand Wayne Center Sunday, February 14, at 1 p.m. The regional winners art and writing will be on exhibit at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art February 14 through April 10. Entries awarded a Gold Key, will go on to the national competition. For art, there were 13 HS Gold Keys and 3 MS Gold Keys. In writing, there were 51 HS Gold Keys and 8 MS Gold Keys.
Canterbury is pleased to announce the 10 new Canterbury Scholars who will attend the High School next fall as freshmen. The 34th annual Canterbury Scholar Competition was an opportunity for all area eighth graders to compete for $8,000 ($2,000/year) in merit scholarships. Additionally, Cynthia Diaz will come to Canterbury School as a freshman for the 2016-2017 school year through the prestigious Malone Scholars Program. Canterbury School was selected in May 2009 by the Malone Family Foundation to receive a $2 million endowment for the funding of educational opportunities for academically talented and motivated students.
Post season play begins soon for the girls swim and basketball teams. The girls basketball team takes the court against Leo HS Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 6 p.m. The girls swim team competes at Sectionals Thursday, Feb. 4, at 5:30 p.m. at the South Side Natatorium.
Junior Mason VanHouten joins just 12 other Canterbury boys and girls basketball players in achieving a major milestone - 1,000 HS career points. She scored 43 points against Heritage January 26 to help the lady Cavs bring a home a win. who else is on the list? Girls: Lindsey Swanson, Natalie Huneau, Megan King, Aubrey Holle, Tabatha Gerardot, Cassie Kreiger, Bailey Farley, Kindell Fincher, Darby Maggard. Boys: Brandon Holler, Juan Calderon, Trent VanHorn.
High School girls soccer coach, Jennie Crandal, has been named Indiana State High School Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations. Additionally, High School boys soccer coach, Greg Mauch, has been recognized with a Letter of Commendation by The National Soccer Coaches Association of America.