• Foundation Awards $56,000 in Scholarships!


    Sixty-four members of the AHS class of 2014 received over $56,000 in scholarships from the Foundation For Allen Schools. The Foundation hosted a reception on May 27, 2014 to honor this year’s scholarship recipients and bring scholarship donors together with the students who are benefiting from their generosity. View our 2014 Scholarship Reception Program to read details about the types of scholarships that were awarded. Special thanks to Mr. Casey Stewart and American National Bank for sponsoring the reception. Photos of the scholarship donors and recipients are shown below.

    Memorial Scholarships 

    Guest Scholarship
    Angela Marie Guest Memorial Scholarship - $1,000 each
    Nathan Mattock and Meredith Davis with donors Carli Guest and Susan Guest

    Vita Scholarship
    Anthony and Eric Vita Memorial Scholarship - $2,000
    Jeff Ptak and Marc Vita

    McGaugh 1
    Frank Thomas McGaugh Memorial Scholarship - $3,000
    Jacob Braselton and donors Debbie and Pat McGaugh

    Baskin Ball
    Rev. Kathleen Baskin-Ball Memorial Scholarship – $1,000
    Sponsored by Allen Sunrise Rotary Club
    Lauren Heeney and Jonathan Boyd, Sunrise Rotary President
     
    Adams Scholarship
    Roger and Ella Jo Adams Scholarship to Texas A&M - $1,000
    Hannah Walsh and Regina Taylor, Foundation Director
     
    Rodenbaugh Scholarship
    Rodenbaugh Family Scholarship - $1,000
    Hayden Patterson with donors Connie and Ronald Rodenbaugh
     
    Russman
    Scholarship in Memory of Kurt Russman - $500 each
    Christian Aderholt and Allyson Zinsmeister with Chris Caplinger, Foundation Board Chairman
    (not pictured) Corri Westerberg and Ryan Johnson
     
    Not pictured:
    Emily Stambaugh Memorial Scholarship - $500
    Jennifer Brennecke  
     
    Family and Individual Sponsored Scholarships 
     
    Boline Scholarships
    Boline Family Scholarship - $2,000
    Boline Family Scholarship for JROTC and/or Children of Military or Veterans - $2,000
    Donors Wayne and Joyce Boline with Brianna Basinger and Matthew Carroll
     
    Preston
    Dr. Jenny Preston Future Teacher Scholarship - $1,000 
    Dr. Jenny Preston and Casey Watts
     
    Dickinson
    Harlie Dickinson Annual Football Scholarship - $2,000 
    Harlie Dickinson with John Stephens and donors Robin and Steve Sedlacek 
     
    Pogue Family Scholarship
    Pogue Family Scholarship Endowment - $500-$800 each
    Madison Esparza, Ellie Wendland, and Kathryn Bieritz with Pogue
    Construction representatives Ben Pogue and Denise Taylor
     
    Pogue Family Scholarships
    Pogue Family Scholarship Endowment - $500-$800 each
    Brandon Wingfield, Alexia Bauer, and Patrick Feng with Pogue
    Construction representatives Ben Pogue and Denise Taylor
     
    Pogue 3
    Pogue Family Scholarship Endowment - $500-$800 each
    Carter Blevins and Chris Caplinger, Foundation Board Chairman
    (not pictured) Devin Feeney and Bo Nickal
     
    Foundation For Allen Schools Sponsored Scholarships
     
    Foundation 1
    Foundation For Allen Schools Scholarship
    Tyler Lamkin - $700, Andrew Barry - $1,000, Karla Belen - $1,200, and
    Payton Martinez - $1,200 with Foundation board members Sarah Mitchell and Robin Screen
     
    Foundation 2
    Foundation For Allen Schools Scholarship
    Chance Melancon - $500, Marianne Kemme - $500, Kaylee Sanford - $500, and
    Kayla Baker - $500 with Foundation board members Sarah Mitchell and Robin Screen
      
    Foundation 3
    Foundation For Allen Schools Scholarship
    Angela Olinger - $500, Bailey Beam - $1,000, and Marissa Battle - $750 with 
    Foundation board members Sarah Mitchell and Robin Screen
     
    Foundation 4  
    Foundation For Allen Schools Scholarship
    Sarah Baldwin - $500, William Gunderson - $750, and Elyse Simchik - $500 with 
    Foundation board members Sarah Mitchell and Robin Screen
    (not pictured) Jessie Riley, Chelsea Murphy, and Rohma Amir 
     
    Varsity Athlete Scholarship
    Academic Scholarship for Varsity Athletes - $1,000
    Ashley Middleton and Foundation board member Neil Riddick
     
    Community Organization Sponsored Scholarships 
     
    Lions Club
    Allen High Noon Lions Club Scholarship - $1,000 each
    Kayla Baker, Sarah Baldwin, and Morgan Hoquist with Lions Club representative Dr. Maroba Zoeller
     
    AREA  
    Allen Retired Educators Association Scholarship - $1,000 each
    McKenzie Sigle and Torri Milam with AREA members Sondra Long, Lynda Olson,
    and Karen Malinowsky
     
    Friends
    Friends of the Allen Public Library Scholarship - $500 each
    Betty Huang and Anne Jillian Monsanto with Susan Jackson, Friends President
     
    Rotary
    Rotary Club of Allen Scholarship - $800 each
    Matthew Dias, Jordan LaBarbera, Rotary representative Stacy Polk, Haley Eliason,
    Taylor Reed, and Elizabeth Frank
     
    Sunrise Rotary
    Sunrise Rotary Club Scholarship - $1,500 each
    Hannah Fry and Jack Thomas with Jonathan Boyd, Sunrise Rotary President 
     
    Corporate Sponsored Scholarships
     
    All Smiles
    All Smiles Dentistry Allen Scholarship - $500
    Joseph Dorsey with Chris Caplinger, Foundation Board Chairman  

    Park Place
    Park Place Lexus Plano Excellence in Education Scholarship - $2,500
    Shelley Gullord and Park Place representative Chris Brunner

    Not Pictured:
    KONE, Inc. Scholarship - $1,000
    Ian Legg  
     
    School Organization Sponsored Scholarships 
     
    AHS Cheer
    AHS Cheer Booster Club Scholarship - $500 each
    Laura Ragsdale, Natalie Deaver, and Brianna Beacham with AHS Cheer Booster Club representatives
    Deena Naccarella and Wendy Herring 
    (not pictured) Trystan Haney, Kelsey Pence, and Breann Gonzales 
     
    Allen Council of PTAs Scholarship
    Allen Council of PTAs Scholarship - $1,000 each
    Anna Le, Zachery Wulf, and Haley Eliason with Allen Council of PTAs representatives
    Latricia Smith and Martha Bahnman 
     
    PTA 2
    Allen Council of PTAs Scholarship - $1,000 each
    Madison Esparza and Taylor Mathis with Allen Council of PTAs representatives
    Latricia Smith and Martha Bahnman
    (not pictured) Ryan Johnson, Megan Schonberg, and Katherine Smith 
     
     Ford MS Scholarship
    Ford Middle School Scholarship - $500
    Victoria Erb and Donna Laster, Ford Middle School representative