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Scholarships and Awards Ceremony


 Belton High School


Scholarship & Awards Ceremony



6:00 PM

TUESDAY - APRIL 25, 2023


602 Maurer Parkway

                                                                       BELTON – MISSOURI


Greetings                         Torrence Allen

Belton Educational Foundation   Sonya Abdelgawad

General Scholarship

Current & Past Employees Scholarship

Belton-Grandview Masonic Lodge  Austin Rogers

Belton High School Undefeated Attitude   George Shrum

Belton Historical Society   Karen Calver

  Jackie Kreisel    

Belton-Raymore Rotary  

BHS Student of the Month   Scott Sisemore 

Bright Flight (ACT score of 32+)   Brent Mettlen Cass Community Foundation   Teresa Deaton

Coach AL Hamra Scholarship   Jim Armilio

  Denver Williams

Courage Scholarship   Cindy Hey

HDF Scholarship   Dr. Pat Denney 

      (Hispanic Development Foundation)    

Hearth of a Champion   Mike Clark

Merle Clark Athlete of the Year   Mike Clark

Jostens   Brent Mettlen

KC Scholars   Cindy Hey

Peculiar Charitable Foundation               Cindy Hey

Acknowledgment of:

George Washington Carver   Dr. Denise Rangel

President’s Education Award   Kelly Vaughn

Principal’s Award   George Shrum

Closing Comments   Torrence Allen 


The President’s Education Award is awarded to seniors who have shown strong commitment to academic excellence while maintaining a 3.5 GPA.  Seniors must also have a score of at least 25 Math or 27 Reading on the ACT. Those receiving the President’s Education Award include: 

Brookly Bradley Nicholas Huffman Caleb Richardson 

Victoria Buckner Leilani Jones Robert Ricketts 

Audrey Childers Mary Lewis Sydney Rowan 

Susan Comstock Kaitlyn Moffett Rane Rynard 

Lane Cross Caitlin Morrison Kaitlyn Waggoner 

Isabella Evans Kole Murphy Mason Walker 

Carlie Geise Neil Patel Kayla Watts 

Katherine Grube Preston Pointer 


The George Washington Carver Award is given to students who rank in the Top 10 Percent of  their class at the end of the seven semester and is awarded through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.  Those recipients include:

Brookly Bradley  Katherine Gurbe Aylin Perez-Carrera   

Victoria Buckner Joseph Huerta Placencia Preston Pointer

Avery Caskey Nicholas Huffman Caleb Richardson 

Lupita  Cervantes Leilani Jones Emma Rinaldi 

Sofia Cervantes Micaela Kiefer Jacob Ross 

Audrey Childers Mary Lewis Sydney Rowan

Susan Comstock Aaralyn Long Rane Rynard

Kaitlyn Croux Luis Meza Audrie Schmitz 

Alorra Davis Amelia Morris Brooklyn Tavernaro 

Isabella Evans Caitlin Morrison Kayla Watts 

Estrella Garcia Kole Murphy

Carlie Geise Neil Patel


The Principal’s Award certificate is awarded to seniors who have earned a cumulative 4.0 GPA. Those recipients include:

Alorra Davis Leilani Jones Caleb Richardson Susan Comstock Luis Meza Sydney Rowan 

Isabella Evans Amelia Morris Rane Rynard 

Geise Carlie Caitlin Morrison Audrie Schmitz 

Katherine Grube Kole Murphy Brooklyn Tavernaro 

Joseph Huerta Placencia Aylin Perez-Carrera Kayla Watts 

Nicholas Huffman Preston Pointer 


The Belton-Raymore Rotary BSH Student of the Month recipients exemplify the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self” and were selected through nominations from teachers/staff each month.  Those recipients include:

  *Katherine Grube Austin Smith Kaitlyn Croux

  *Caitlin Morrison Noe Oropeza Avery Caskey