2006 OSCI Awards
(OSCI March 8, 2006)
Neil Andrew Chiu Llorente of Ateneo de Iloilo/Sta Maria Catholic School, and Shari A. Altamera of SPED – Integrated School for Exceptional Children are the 2006 Most Outstanding Secondary School Student and Most Outstanding Elementary Pupil of Iloilo, respectively.
Llorente has won several local and national awards in campus journalism. Recently, he towered over his peers when he presided over city hall as Boy Mayor of Iloilo City during the Boys and Girls Week. Altamera is a Mathematics prodegee as member of the Philippine Math Team in the International Math Olympiad. She shines in co-curricular activities as well as retains her number one rank in her school's academics.
The two topped the list of Ten Outstanding Secondary School Students and Ten Outstanding Elementary Pupils of Iloilo for school year 2005-2006. All will be awarded with plaques and medals in an awarding ceremony on March 14, 2006, 2:00 pm at Monfort Hall, Department of Education Bldg., Lapaz, Iloilo City.
The awardees were evaluated based on academic record, co-curricular activities, written examinations, and interview. The evaluation was done by the Outstanding Students Circle of Iloilo (OSCI), a group of former recipients of outstanding high school and elementary students awards handed out by the former Governor Hon. Conrado J. Norada.
The other high school awardees are Ma. Jilyn C. Almendros, Colegio de las Hijas de Jesus; Saer Martin J. Tunguia, Iloilo National High School; Vincent Leuter J. Mondin, Zarraga National High School; Ma. Verni Katrina A. Canong, UP High School; Joshua J. Misajon, CPU; Nikko Jones G. Servanio, Pavia National High School; Christine Anne L. Loreno, Lambunao National High School; Melissa P. Pruto, Mina National High School; and Nyre Cyre Sampiano, Colegio de San Jose.
Other elementary awardees are Marian Mae L. Mellizas, Cabatuan Central Elementary School; Bryan Eric Cerebo, New Lucena Central Elementary School; Irish Joy G. Deocampo, Iloilo Central Elementary School; Francis Paul B. Leda, Don Eugenio Ladrido Mem Elementary School; Lennon Ponta-oy, Dingle Central Elementary School; Bert Lorenz S. Divinagracia, Ateneo de Iloilo/Sta Maria Catholic School; Marianne Joy Magallon, Sta. Barbara Central Elementary School; Celeste Atas, WVSU; and Ma. Christina M. Jamerlan, St. Joseph School.