Christopher Orrange, Kenmore West High School Student
We are very pleased to recognize Christopher Orrange for our Student Recognition. Christopher is a senior year at Kenmore West High School and currently enrolled in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. Over the summer, he became only the fourth Ken-Ton student to attend the IB World Student Conference, hosted in 2018 by the University of Rochester. In the fall, Christopher was among three seniors from Kenmore West to be named Commended Students as part of the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, which means he placed among the top 50,000 scorers out of more than 1.6 million who entered the 2018 competition. In December, Christopher was accepted into Harvard University. Christopher has willingly taken on many leadership roles, including serving as president of the Gay-Straight Alliance. Christopher's service has involved interning at the Intercultural and Diversity Center. Christopher is a very intelligent, responsible, and respectful young man. He is a person of high character, who has been committed to doing what is right and serving others for the betterment of our school and community.