Congratulations, Class of 2017!

Maryknoll School's 83rd graduating class took the stage at the Neil S. Blaisdell Center on Friday, June 2, to celebrate their accomplishments and officially mark their transition to members of the Maryknoll alumni community. Maryknoll faculty, staff, family, and friends were on hand to celebrate the commencement and success of the Class of 2017.

Baccalaureate Mass, held on Thursday, June 1, brought the Maryknoll community together to pray for and bless the senior class as they move on to their post-secondary careers. Mass was held in the Maryknoll Community Center.

During Maryknoll's Class Night ceremony held at the Hawaii Theatre, Maryknoll recognized students who accomplished outstanding academic, athletic, and community service achievements during their senior year and throughout their time at Maryknoll.

Academic Achievements: 

  • Ryly Lee, Valedictorian 
  • Konrad Cheng, Salutatorian

Athletic Achievements:

  • Athlete of the Year: Jian (MJ) Mao, Swimming | Chelsea Nakaoka, Bowling
  • Scholar Athlete: Spencer Cox, Football and Track and Field | Ryly Lee, Cross Country and Track and Field 
  • Brother Venard Ruane Inspirational Athlete: Chad Bolte, Volleyball | Natasha Mcclendon, Volleyball

Top Class Awards: 

  • Maryknoll Cup: Andrew Ancheta II
  • Christopher Award: Spencer Cox
  • Chi Rho Award: Daysha Kau and Ashlin Amano
  • Mother Mary Joseph Rogers Award: Blessie Saoit
  • Father John Murray Award: Janine Alexia Hilario
  • Bishop James A. Walsh Award: Ian Paulo Santiago

We would like to congratulate the Class of 2017 on all of their hard work, achievements, and success. We wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors and encourage them to always lead with Noblesse Oblige.