Bellport High School has announced the top 10 students of the Class of 2023. Leading the group are Hannah De Los Santos and Alexandria Lewkowski, who will serve as the Class of 2023 valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, and Sara Cornacchiulo, the class essayist. The three seniors earned the top spots through their outstanding commitment to academics. Rounding out the list of high-achieving seniors are Nikolle Slavnova, Kaitlyn Foley, Amelia Kocay, Skye Dodge, Patricia Lopez, Rachel Li and Eliza Beitel.
De Los Santos is an AP Scholar with Distinction and holds a National Hispanic Recognition Award. She will also be graduating with an AP Capstone designation. She is a member of her school’s National, Science and Math honor societies and Athletes Helping Athletes Club. She is a scholar-athlete and plays both soccer and softball. She intends to study biochemistry on a pre-med track in college.
Lewkowski is an AP Scholar with Distinction and a member of her school’s National, Science, Math and Tri-M Music honor societies, and will be graduating with an AP Capstone designation. She also is a member of her school’s Italian Club and participates in Stony Brook University’s Women in Science and Engineering program. In addition, she plays the viola in her school’s string and chamber orchestras. Outside of school, she works for a local nursing home. In the fall, she plans to study biology with a goal to go into microbiology research for oncology.
Cornacchiulo is an AP Scholar with Distinction and a member of her school’s National, Math, Science and Art honor societies. She is also a member of the Yearbook Club and varsity tennis team and performs the flute in her school’s band and pit orchestra. She plans to study art education at Pratt Institute this fall.
Date Added: 4/12/2023