2018 End of Year Summary

Class of 2018  -  End of the Year Summary


N = 170



83% (140 full-day and half-day students will attend college)
 (30 full-day and half day students will work, serve in the military, take a Gap Year, intern, attend vocational programs, apprentice  ~ 13 Hartford students, 14 suburban students)    
       
77%-  (81 full-day students will attend college)
23% - (25 full-day students will work, serve in the military, take a Gap Year, intern, attend vocational programs, apprentice)


41% (71) will attend arts colleges/programs and pursue the arts as a major.


8% (13) – 1st in Family to attend College (HD) – Enfield, Farmington, Hartford; 
FD – 3 Hartford, 1 Torrington, 1 Glastonbury, 1 New Britain, 1 Southington, 1 Farmington, 1 Vernon, 1 Stafford Springs


2 – Trustee Scholarships: Western CT State U - Musical Theater; 
Springfield College – Art Therapy


4 - Presidential Scholarships:
Lesley U – Illustration & Creative Writing; 
Muhlenberg College/Theater;
Plymouth State U. – Nursing; 
Loyola U Maryland – Elementary Education

7 – Dean’s Scholarships:
Rider U – Musical Theater; 
Bay Path U (2) – Forensic Psychology; 
Emmanuel College/Graphic Design;
Ringling College of Art & Design/Illustration; 
Parsons School of Design/Strategic Design & Management
Keene State U


4 – Honors Programs:
Western CT State U – Musical Theater; 
Wagner College/Musical Theater; 
Sarah Lawrence U – American Studies & Art History; 
Plymouth State U - Nursing



37% (62) Students took at least 1 AP course



13% (23 – National Honor Society Members


1 - Scholastic Writing Award Gold Key – (FD) Torrington

2 – Scholastic Writing Award Silver Keys – (FD) Torrington

2 -  Scholastic Writing Honorable Mentions – (FD) Torrington


1 – Wallace Stevens Poetry Award – (FD) Hartford


2 – 1st Place – 2017 CT Student Writers Magazine/UCONN & CT Writing Project -
(FD) Canton, (FD) East Hartford


1 – Honorable Mention – Jack London Competition – (HD) Canton


4 – Honorable Mentions – 2018 CT Student Writers Magazine/UCONN & CT Writing 
Project – (FD) Southington; (HD) Suffield


1 – Honorable Mention – 2018 CREC Writes – (HD) Marlborough


1 - Harvard Award Book – (FD) Stafford Springs


2 – Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Music Educ. Scholarship – (HD) Vernon; 
(FD) Hartford


3 - Halo Awards – Best Musical, Best Ensemble, Best Dancer


Elizabeth Ann Carlson Award – (FD) Hartford


1 – Artful Living Playwrights for Tomorrow Award – (HD) Avon



COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS:

Mount Holyoke College – Creative Writing & Gender Studies
Sarah Lawrence University/Honors Program – American Studies & Art History
Lesley University/Presidential Scholarship – BFA Illustration & Creative Writing
University of Hartford – Audio Technical Engineering
Purchase College – BFA Screenwriting
The New School University/Parsons School of Design/Dean’s Scholarship
 – BFA Strategic Design & Management
Purchase College (2) – BFA Dance
Point Park University (2) – BFA Dance; BFA Stage Management
University of Hartford/Hartt School – BFA Dance
Montclair State University (2)  – BFA Dance
Ohio University – BFA Dance
Hofstra University (2) – BFA Dance
University of the Arts – BFA Dance
Savannah College of Art & Design
Massachusetts College of Art (2) – BFA Illustration; BFA Art Education
University of Hartford – BFA Photography
Lesley University – Animation & Game Design
Springfield College/Trustee Scholarship – Art Therapy
Ringling College of Art & Design/Dean’s Scholarship – BFA Illustration
International Fashion Academy (Paris) – Fashion Design
Temple University – Jazz Vocal Performance
Western Connecticut State University (2) – Music Education; Music Recording
San Francisco State University – B.Mus. Performance/Viola
New York University/Tisch – BFA Acting
Western Connecticut State University (5) – 1 Theater Management; 4 Musical Theater
Rider University (2) – BFA Musical Theater; BA Acting
University of Michigan – BFA Musical Theater
University of Hartford/Hartt – BFA Musical Theater
Wagner College – BA Musical Theater
Muhlenberg College/Presidential Scholarship (2) – BA Theater & Communications; 
BA Theater
Vassar College – BA Theater



Academy students will attend colleges in 18 states and in France with 72% choosing schools
in the Northeast:

CT - 69 ME - 2
NY - 19 OH - 1
MA - 14 GA - 1
PA -  7 IL - 1
FL -  6 MI -1
NJ -  5 UT - 1
CA - 3 WA -1
NH - 3 VT - 1
RI -  2 MD -2
        France - 1



Connecticut options: 40%
of the Class of 2018 will attend public colleges in CT.
Manchester Comm., UHart, Western, and Central were the top four CT colleges.


Manchester Community College – 24 
U. of Hartford – 11
Western CT State U – 9
Central CT State U – 8
Tunxis Community College – 3
Southern CT State U – 3
Middlesex Community College – 2
Capital Community College – 2
Eastern CT State U - 2
Asnuntuck Community College – 1
Eastern CT State U – 1
UCONN - 1
Northwestern CT Community College – 1
Post College - 1
So. CT State U – 1
Three Rivers Community College -1