This past Sunday afternoon, Colo-NESCO High School celebrated the 32 members of the Class of 2019 with commencement.


Colo-NESCO end-of-the year senior awards and scholarships winners are as follows:


Maggie Barten: Colo-NESCO Memorial Scholarship, Colo-NESCO School Foundation Scholarship, Mary Greeley Auxiliary Scholarship, ABWA Scholarship, The Harold and Irene Heil Work Ethic Scholarship


Haley Becvar: National School Choral Award


Jane Caltrider: John Philip Sousa Award, Mary Greeley Auxiliary Scholarship


Cassidy Clair: U.S. “Semper Fidelis” Award for Musical Excellence


Alex Dunahoo: Des Moines Register All-State Academic Recognition, Governor’s Scholar Recognition, Colo-NESCO FFA Scholarship, Colo-NESCO Athletic Booster Scholarship, Key Cooperative Community Scholarship


Kelly Gray: U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award


Cierra Johannes: Colo-NESCO Director’s Award, Colo-NESCO Memorial Scholarship; Colo Fire & Rescue Scholarship, Colo-NESCO School Foundation Scholarship, Iowa State Bar & Story County Bar Association, Colo-NESCO Athletic Booster Scholarship


Zach McWherter: U.S. Marine Corps Scholastic Excellence Award, National School Choral Award, The Harold and Irene Heil Work Ethic Scholarship


Lauren Riese: Colo-NESCO Athletic Booster Scholarship, Mid-State Milling Scholarship, Rex Handsaker Memorial Scholarship


Emma Sarver: Bernie Saggau Award, Colo-NESCO Musical Excellence Award


Claire Skinner: Colo-NESCO FFA Scholarship, Minerva Valley Telephone Company Scholarship


Adam Texeira: Mid-State Milling Scholarship, Key Cooperative Community Scholarship


Faith Vincent: E. Wayne Cooley Scholarship, U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award, Colo-NESCO Athletic Booster Scholarship