2015 GraduationsSee photos and stories from schools around the area

Best & Brightest: Andrew Poirier, Aquinas High School

  • Follow Education

SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Drama, Cross Country, Model UN, National Honor Society, Student Council, Student Ambassador

AWARDS AND HONORS: Frank C. Dennis Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year, GA-Carolina Council of BSA, Salutatorian, National Merit Commended Student, National Merit Scholarship Program, AP Scholar, College Board, University of Georgia Certificate of Merit, Presbyterian College PC Fellow, Summa Award Winner, FLAIR

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Boy Scouts, altar server, volunteer at Catholic Social Services Thrift Store, Order of the Arrow Boy Scout Honor Society, Philmont Scout Crew

COLLEGE/CAREER: Andrew plans to attend the University of Notre Dame and study mechanical engineering. His career goal is to be an Imagineer for The Walt Disney Company and design rides and attractions for the amusement parks.

OF NOTE: Andrew enjoys sailing and has participated in regattas through the Augusta Sailing Club.

NOMINATOR’S NOTE: “Andrew has demonstrated commitment, perseverance and a high degree of achievement in virtually every aspect of his life. It has been our great privilege to witness Andrew’s journey from a bright, engaging and inquisitive little boy to an incredibly talented, service-oriented, truly remarkable young man.” – Lori and Brian Braswell

Search Augusta jobs