Megan Ferguson ‘19: Held each year, Romeo High School hosts both Honors Night and Scholarship Night as a way to honor and award students for their hard work and dedication throughout the school year.
All grades attend Honors Night on May 13. Each student grades nine to ten will receive a certificate for holding a 3.5 GPA or higher. Juniors who hold a 3.5 GPA or higher for all three years of high school, will receive their academic letter. Seniors who hold a 3.0 to a 3.5 GPA will receive yellow cords. Seniors who have a 3.5 to a 3.9 GPA receive red and white cords. Seniors who hold a 4.0 GPA and higher receive a red or white sash.
Additionally, each year many organizations, businesses and individuals offer the graduating class various scholarships to apply for. The opportunity to attend Scholarship Night occurs only for Seniors at Romeo High School
Taking place on May 20 beginning at 7pm, individuals who applied for the local scholarships, and won, get awarded at this ceremony.
As the year comes to a close, both these events serve to acknowledge academic achievements of Romeo High School students.