A Record-Setting Legacy for 59th Graduating Class

ECHO Staff

Trinity High School’s Class of 2015 — the school’s 59th graduating class — leaves a record-setting legacy.  Commencement was held for the 295 students at Bellarmine University on May 17. During the ceremony Mr. John King Sr. ’80 was recognized as the Honor Alumnus, and Sister Mary Angela Shaughnessy, S.C.N., J.D., Ph.D. received the Trinity Peace Medal.

Trinity President Dr. Rob Mullen ’77 presented diplomas to the class and announced that The Most Reverend Joseph E. Kurtz, D.D., Archbishop of Louisville, had been named an honorary alumnus of Trinity.

Among class honors were the following:

* ACT composite score of  24, the highest ACT composite score in school history.

* The class received scholarship offers of more than $28 million, $5 million more than the previous record. They were accepted at more than 145 colleges and universities. Acceptances were offered by such schools as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, The United States Naval Academy, The United States Air Force Academy, University of Notre Dame, Vanderbilt University, University of Southern California, and The Johns Hopkins University.