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Cincinnati Enquirer Student of the Week Winners

Cincinnati Enquirer Student of the Week Winners

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognized for their achievements and named student of the week by the Cincinnati Enquirer during the 2023-24 school year! 


Amanda Zerhusen

Academic Excellence Award

Amanda is a first honors student in her senior year at McNicholas. She is the 2023 recipient of the St. Michael’s College Book Award for Academic Achievement and Social Conscience, which recognizes students’ academic success and exemplary community service involvement. Amanda is also a member of the National Honor Society and a varsity soccer player for the Rockets.

Alex Smith

Spirit Award

Alex serves as the student body president for the 2023-24 school year, was named captain of the 72nd annual Mardi Gras Ball and is a member of the CREW program leadership team. He participated in the fall 2023 six-day Appalachia Encounter Retreat along with 23 other seniors. At the retreat, Alex said he learned that “when you partake in acts of service for others, true community flourishes.”

Lynn Sandmann

Art & Soul Award

Lynn is a gifted artist who creates visually stunning paintings, sketches and sculptures. Her passion for life and care for others radiates through her work. She also represented McNicholas High School in the Cincinnati finals of the Rotary Club 4-Way Speech Contest during the 2023-24 school year and was named the Cincinnati champion.

Remington Holder

Academic Excellence Award

Holder is a four-year Dean’s List student and a St. Joseph Scholar. He is a member of the Science National Honor Society, Math National Honor Society and National Honor Society. He is a member of the boys bowling team, academic team, CyberPatriot team and other clubs.