Academic honors



Jocelyn Andrade of Vineyard Haven received a master’s degree in education from

Coastal Carolina University.

John Grande of Vineyard Haven received a master’s degree in public administration from Marist College.

Emilyanne Williston of Oak Bluffs, summa cum laude, from Bridgewater State University.

Sarah J. Williston of Oak Bluffs was granted a Certificate in Massage Therapy and Oncology Massage by the Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy.

Caitlyn Therese Colley of Oak Bluffs, from Saint Michael’s College.

John Robert Wadleigh of Vineyard Haven, from Saint Michael’s College.

Alicia Oliveira of Edgartown, from Providence College.

Mariah P. MacKenzie of West Tisbury, from Boston University.

Genevieve St. Onge Hammond of West Tisbury, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Genevieve will attend University of Massachusetts Boston School of Nursing in the fall.

Dean’s List

Charlotte Louise Hall of Oak Bluffs, at Wheaton College. Charlotte just completed her sophomore year at Wheaton, and has been accepted to the Burren College of Art, Newtown Castle, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare, Ireland for the fall semester.

Augusta Dillon of Vineyard Haven, at Simmons College, School of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Michael Hill of Oak Bluffs, at the University of Rhode Island.

Small Independent Schools Arts League

Falmouth Academy students were honored at the Small Independent Schools Arts League (SISAL) 2015 show. This juried competition included work from 17 independent schools throughout the region, and featured 525 individual works. In Painting, Makenzie Luce of Oak Bluffs earned second place for her painting “Glass Jars”; in Fiber Arts, Dylan Kadison of Vineyard Haven earned an honorable mention for his batik “Watershed”; in Photography, Emily McKeon of Edgartown earned an honorable mention for “My Dog Ned.”


The Oak Bluffs seventh grade honor roll omitted the name of Skylar Hall, who made honor roll.