Eleven students from Highland will graduate from Mater Dei Catholic High School in Breese this year. Mater Dei graduates from Highland are Lucy Gonzalez, Josh Haberer, Jackson Mathews, Taylor Padak, Brooke Remmert, Adam Rinderer, Robert Stark, Cole Trost, Jacob Trost, Mackenzie Trost and Katelyn Vogelbacher.
This year, Mater Dei will recognize 16 graduates who have maintained a grade point average of 4.0 and who have attained the rank of first in their class of all graduates. The Valedictorian Award is based on the four-year scholastic record.
The Mater Dei Senior-Parent Mass and Banquet will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 26.
The Senior Breakfast will be at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, May 27, and the graduation ceremony will be at 7 p.m. on May 27.
The valedictorians for the Mater Dei class of 2016 are:
▪ Garrett Boeckmann, son of Glenn and Lisa Boeckmann, St. Boniface Parish in Germantown;
▪ Macey Endres, daughter of Mike and Brenda Endres , St. Dominic Parish in Breese;
▪ Sophia Fields, daughter of Terry and Suann Fields, St. Dominic Parish in Breese;
▪ Anna Goestenkors, daughter of Steve and Lisa Goestenkors, St. Francis Parish in Aviston;
▪ Abigail Haag, daughter of Rob and Dana Haag, St. Mary’s Parish in Trenton;
▪ Grant Huelsmann, son of Jessica Longshaw and Al Huelsmann, St. Augustine Parish in Breese;
▪ Erin Huene, daughter of Carroll and Dorothy Huene, St. Mary’s Parish in Carlyle;
▪ Amy Krebs, daughter of Dennis and Mary Jo Krebs, St. Augustine Parish in Breese;
▪ Emily Krebs, daughter of Dennis and Mary Jo Krebs, St. Augustine Parish in Breese;
▪ Samuel Krebs, daughter of Brent and Amy Krebs, St. Dominic Parish in Breese;
▪ Lindsay McCray, daughter of Jeff and Susan McCray, St. Dominic Parish in Breese;
▪ Raymond Moylan, son of Tim and Vicki Moylan, St. Dominic Pariah in Breese;
▪ Nick Pollmann, son of Randy and Regina Pollmann, St. Dominic Parish in Breese;
▪ Quintin Potthast, son of Dan and Sue Potthast, St. Felicitas Parish in Carlyle;
▪ Alexis Renschen, daughter of Mark and Linda Renschen, St. Dominic Parish in Breese; and
▪ Tressa Rudolph, daughter of Mark and Theresa Rudolph, St. Mary’s Parish in Centralia.