Baldwin Senior High School named its top 10 students of 2013. From left were Michael Butler Jr., Alexis Corrado, Jamell Dozier, Drisana Mosaphir, Joseph Orselli, Nancy Conforti, Jacob Hamer, Kajal Malik, Nicholas Kelliher, Kyle Seipp and Principal Susan Knors.Complete profiles, more photos, page 11.
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Chelsea Banks, left, and Morgan Thweatt, are co-presidents of the Baldwin High School class of 2013.
Kyle Seipp (Valedictorian)
Kyle is a national merit finalist and scholarship winner, an AP scholar with distinction, a Long Island math fair gold medalist, a Harvard Book Award recipient and a distinguished Key Clubber. He was inducted into the National Honor Society and the English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Spanish and Tri-M Music Honor Societies. Kyle is the President of Key Club, class of 2013, and Mathletes and articles chair for the Blue Marble Club. He was a member of the Tesseracts Math Team participating in the Princeton University Mathematics Competition, Harvard-MIT Math Tournament and the Brookhaven National Laboratories mathematics class. He volunteers for the Mary Brennan INN, STAR Club, and Relay for Life. Kyle will attend the California Institute of Technology.
Drisana Mosaphir (Salutatorian)
Drisana is a national merit finalist and scholarship winner, an AP scholar with distinction, and a U.S. Presidential scholar candidate. She was inducted into the National Honor Society and the English, French, Math, Science Social Studies and Tri-M Honor Societies. Drisana is president and varsity captain of Academons, president of the National Honor Society, treasurer of Youth for Political Awareness, webmaster for AIDS Peer Educators and manager of the Chamber Orchestra. She volunteers for Teen-to-Teen and Know Your School Night, summer reading program and tutors students in various subjects. Drisana will attend Harvard University.