Friday, December 20, 2013

High Fives 12/20: Connor Saleeba and Casey Clausen

DR HIGH FIVE CLUB


Connor Saleeba
Class of 14’

Connor Saleeba is a senior at DR who has excelled academically, ranking in the top 15% of his class. Recently, Connor was named “Mr. DR” at the popular Peer Leader fundraiser. A three sport athlete and captain of the soccer and winter track teams, he takes great pride in mentoring younger teammates in athletics. Vice President of his class for four consecutive years and Vice President of National Honor Society, Connor delivered a passionate speech on scholarship at the Induction Ceremony for new members last week. Despite his busy schedule, he is able to manage his time effectively to hold a part-time job at Rehoboth House of Pizza, serve as President of the Latin Club, and volunteer as a referee for Rehoboth Youth Soccer. After graduating from college, Connor aspires to become a physical therapist. 

DR HIGH FIVE CLUB
Casey Clausen
Class of 14’

Casey Clausen is a senior at D-R who has excelled academically, especially as a member of the Office Technology program. As a member of the CTE Advisory Board, she has been a strong advocate of the SkillsUSA program since her freshmen year. This past weekend, Casey helped SkillsUSA raise over $2,000 at a Craft Fair. Awarded the service award and recognized as a voting delegate, Casey aspires to attend Nationals this year. Outside SkillsUSA, Casey participates in the Drama Club as a member of backstage crew.  In addition, she teaches CCD at St. Nicholas Church and works part-time at Love to Learn Daycare in Dighton. Casey hopes to pursue a career as an elementary school teacher after attending college.