Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Friday, April 20, 2018
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Sister Antonine Signorelli, ASCJ Memorial Scholarship winners stand with school administrators. From left are Kiana Tan of Seymour; Sister Sheila O’Neill of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, school president; Mehr Chhatre of Hamden; Isabella Giaquinto of Hamden; Nikita Khanna of Derby; Sister Kathleen Mary Noonan of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, principal; and Molly O’Neill of Fairfield.

HAMDEN — Sacred Heart Academy has five new recipients of the Sister Antonine Signorelli, ASCJ Memorial Scholarship.

They are Mehr Chhatre of Hamden; Isabelle Giaquinto of Hamden; Nikita Khanna of Derby; Molly O’Neill of Fairfield; and Kiana Tan of Seymour.

Incoming freshmen with the highest entrance exam scores and those who demonstrate outstanding academic potential are named Antonine Scholars.

Established in 1993, the scholarship honors the life, philosophy and achievements of the academy’s founding principal. The scholarship's recipients display strong academic success with promise of future accomplishment and truly affirm the academy’s motto, Excelsior.

The administration and current Antonine Scholars celebrated the arrival of  the new Antonine Scholars and their parents at a reception in their honor in March.