Vahan & Anoush Chamlian Armenian School

Academic Awards

To recognize academic achievement, the school conducts a mid-year Awards Assembly for all students in grades 6-8 who have a GPA of 3.75 or above by the end of the first semester.

In addition, during the year-end Graduation Ceremonies, based on their performance and progress throughout the year, 6th and 8th grade students are eligible to receive Academic Awards which have been established by the school through various organizations and individual sponsors.

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

The Presidential Academic Fitness Award

This national award is presented to 8th grade graduates who meet the criteria for "Academic Excellence"(Gold) and "Academic Effort"(Silver) as mandated by the President's Academic Fitness Program.

 

Dr. Ardavasd and Mr. Norair Karakashian Overall Award Achievement Award

This award which includes educational endowment, is presented to 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated exemplary effort and outstanding academic achievement in all subject areas.

 

Dr. and Mrs. Hagop and Varsenig Der Megerdichian Science Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated excellence, interest, and consistency in scientific achievement.

 

Berj and Rita Kaprielian Social Studies Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in Social Studies.

 

In memory of alumni Allen Hayrapetian Social Studies Award

This award which includes educational endowment, is presented to two 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in Social Studies

 

“Antranig & Khatoun Ourfalian” Armenian Language Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 6th grade graduates and two 8th grade graduates for commendable academic achievement in Armenian literature.

 

Jacklin Shahnazarian Shahverdian Armenian History Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated excellence and interest in Armenian History.

 

Ardemis Vartougian Award for Excellence In Computer

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates and one 6th grade graduate, who have demonstrated consistency, growth, and interest in computer skills.

 

Nevart, Norik and Armond Ayvazian Math Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in Mathematics.

 

Armenian Youth Association English Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in English.

 

Arshik Saroyan Tomassian Art Award

This award which includes educational endowment, is presented to one 6th grade graduate and two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in Art.

 

Arax Yeremian Miller Award for Excellence in English

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated excellence in communication and expression in the English language.

 

Arbi Yeganian Award for Excellence in Math

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated interest and achievement in Mathematics.

 

Alumni Shant, Arin and Christopher Norhadian Physical Education Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two female 8th grade graduates and two male 8th grade graduates who have demonstrated the ideals of an outstanding athlete-those characteristics of leadership, discipline, and selfless dedication to the team, which are essentials of good sportsmanship.

 

Simon Artinian Science Award

This award which includes an educational endowment is presented to one or more 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated excellence in Science.

 

Coach's Award for Sportsmanship

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to one male 6th grade graduate and one female 6th grade graduate who have demonstrated the ideals of an outstanding athlete-those characteristics of leadership, discipline, and selfless dedication to the team, which are essentials of good sportsmanship.

 

Arshik Saroyan Tomassian Citizenship Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 8th grade graduates recognizing the highest qualities of character: respect, cooperation, and exemplary behavior.

 

Nerpouni Family Citizenship Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to one or more 6th grade graduates and recognizes students whose beliefs, attitudes, and actions consistently exemplify the highest qualities of character: those of trustworthiness, respect, uncompromising integrity and devotion to helping others.

 

Armenian Youth Association Music Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated exceptional interest and high aptitude in Music.

 

Berj and Christine Bedoyan Armenian History Award

This award which includes educational endowment is presented to two 6th grade graduates who have demonstrated excellence and interest in Armenian History.

 

Raffi & Souzy Ohanian Armenian Organization Involvement Award

This award is presented to two 8th grade graduates who have been involved in an Armenian organization for 5 or more years and have attended Chamlian School for 5 or more years.