Scholarships!
Last week, community members gave over $500,000 in scholarships and awards to graduating seniors from JHHS, Summit, Jackson Hole Community School, Journeys, and the Jackson Hole Christian Academy as part of the Teton County Scholarships and Awards Program. Congratulations to the three recognized Journeys School Class of 2016 members:
Maxine Hansford was the recipient of the Rotary Club General Scholarship which recognized students for academic performance, community service, awards, school activities, leadership, and work study projects.
Annika Jorgensen was awarded the Billy Frank Memorial Scholarship for academic achievement and leadership, along with the Jackson Firefighters Association Scholarship.
Nina Joubert-Bousson was the sole recipient of the Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) scholarship for advancing the cause of social justice in our community.

College Acceptances and Matriculation
We are proud to announce that seniors from the Class of 2016 have been accepted to an impressive number of colleges and universities to which they applied (+ = 1st time JS acceptance). The final list of school acceptances follows, with those written in all CAPS representing Class of 2016 matriculation:
American University (DC)+
Boise State University
COLORADO COLLEGE
Colorado State University
Dickinson College (PA)
Goucher College (MD)+
ITHACA COLLEGE (NY)
Knox College (IL)+
LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY (WI)+
Lehigh University (PA)+
Lewis and Clark College (OR)
MACALESTER COLLEGE (MN)
Montana State University
Oberlin College (OH)+
Occidental College (CA)
POMONA COLLEGE (CA)+
Seattle University
SKIDMORE COLLEGE (NY)
Swarthmore College (PA)+
Tulane University (LA)+
UNIVERSITY OF DENVER
University of Puget Sound (WA)
University of Utah
WHITMAN COLLEGE (WA)
WILLAMETTE COLLEGE (OR)