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Alumni Spotlight: Matthew Justin, Class of 2018


Congratulations to Espiritu Santo alumni Matthew Justin, class of 2018, who was recently awarded the St. Peter Claver service award for the Jesuit High School freshman class. We are extremely proud of his commitment, dedication and compassion for helping others in his community and look forwarded to watching him continue to excel in high school.

Alumni Spotlight: Sebastián Antonio López Cot, Class of 2011


Join us in congratulating Alumni, Sebastián Antonio López Cot (2011), on his graduation from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with a Bachelors in Science, with a Major in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a Concentration in Science, Technology and Society. Sebastian will continue studies for his Master’s Degree as a Research Assistant at MIT. He will Major in Artificial Intelligence Engineering. This summer he will be working as an Intern with Uber, on Autonomous Cars, at Pittsburgh.

Alumni Spotlight: Jesuit Production Features Three ESCS Alumni

Jesuit’s upcoming production of The Three Musketeers will feature three Espiritu Alumni from the Class of 2018, Maeve Miller, Arianna Cortes and Matthew Justin. Maeve’s caricature is featured on the attached poster as her character, “Sabine” … the swash-buckling sister of protagonist D’Artagnan.
Performances will take place at Jesuit on Friday, April 12 at 7:00 pm, Saturday April 13 at 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm. We look forward to watching them perform!

Alumni Spotlight: CCC National Honor Society Inductions

Congratulations to our Espiritu alumni who were recently inducted into the Clearwater Central Catholic High School National Honor Society. The National Honor Society recognizes Juniors and Seniors with an overall GPA of 3.75, exemplifying the four cornerstones of membership as outlined for Scholarship, Service, Leadership, and Character and who are identified as a student in good standing under both the offices of Learning and Achievement and Personal Growth.
Juniors Left to Right: Connor Pelesh, Lily Brames, Logan Deckert, Anna Williams, Katie Rouge, Samantha Crown, Emma Agin, and Brad Seale Missing from photo: Travis Egerter, Kyra Thibodeau

Hunter & Avery Sketch: Alumni 2016 and 2018

Come out and watch Espiritu alumni Hunter and Avery Sketch in Berkeley Prep’s upcoming spring musical Chicago. Chicago, is the longest-running revival and longest-running musical in Broadway history. Set in the fun and dangerous 1920s, the high school edition of this timeless classic features such favorites as “All That Jazz” and “Cell Block Tango.” Purchase tickets here.
Performance Dates and Times:March 14 at 7:00 p.m.March 15 at 7:00 p.m.March 16 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Spotlight: Jesuit National Honor Society

Alumni Spotlight: Jesuit National Honor Society
Please join us in congratulating three Espiritu alumni from the Class of 2016, Alfonso Vargas-Boggiano, Mark Rumsey, and Brandon Ruel. These young men were recently inducted into the Jesuit High School National Honor Society at the Chapel of the Holy Cross. They were recognized for their excellence in scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Congratulations to the inductees, we are extremely proud of your accomplishments and wish you continued success.

Alumni Spotlight: Anna Williams, Espiritu Class of 2016

Anna recently completed the requirements to become a Side-Out Ambassador and earned a $2500 scholarship to the college of her choice! The Side-Out Foundation unites the volleyball community to impact change and support for Stage IV breast cancer patients. Anna earned this award by demonstrating extraordinary commitment to breast cancer education and fundraising through our school, local community, and the breast cancer community as a whole. Anna gives sincere thanks to all Espiritu staff and families who supported her in last fall’s “Think Pink” volleyball campaign to raise donations for Side-Out!

Alumni Spotlight: Lynsey Restaino, Class of 2010

• Lynsey went to Clearwater Central Catholic where she was in many honor societies, clubs, sports, theater plays and student council. She graduated with her International Baccalaureate diploma in 2014

• She attended North Carolina State University where she graduated in 2017 Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Industrial Design and a minor in graphic communications

• Lynsey moved back to the Tampa Bay Area and has been a graphic designer, packaging designer and product designer for Cousin Corporation of America where she designs for brands like LaurDIY and Swarovski and CousinDIY brand

•She is currently pursuing her MBA and an MS in Marketing at University of Tampa. Lynsey is on course to finish both degrees in 2020

Alumni Spotlight: Maeve Miller and Arianna Cortes, Class of 2018

Each quarter, the freshman teachers at the Academy of the Holy Names choose students for the Esse Quam Videri award. This award is given to the freshmen who most closely exemplify Academy’s motto, Esse Quam Videri, which means “to be, rather than to seem.” Congratulations to Espiritu Alumni from the Class of 2018 Maeve Miller and Arianna Cortes for receiving the award this quarter.