Congratulations to our MDJ Scholar Athletes!
We are proud to announce that nine seniors have been named as 2018 Marietta Daily Journal Scholar Athletes. In order to qualify for this honor, athletes must be graduating seniors, have a GPA of 3.5 or better as of the first semester of the 2017-2018 school year, and must have competed in two or more GHSA-sanctioned varsity sports during their senior year. These student-athletes will be featured in the Sunday, May 27th edition of the Marietta Daily Journal. Congratulations to the following NCCS seniors for achieving this honor:
K.P. Pierre - Football, Swimming, Track - 4.5217
Robert Mathis IV - Football, Swimming, Track - 4.2451
Will Marquess - Football and Golf - 4.1186
Austin Clark, Football and Baseball - 4.0439
Katie Ann Boyd - Softball and Basketball - 4.066
Eric Hiser - Basketball and Tennis - 3.9717
John Robert Nelson - Football and Track - 3.9464
Caroline Bohannan - Softball, Basketball, Soccer - 3.6909
Mallory Dennard - Softball and Golf - 3.537
Pictured left to right: K.P. Pierre, Robert Mathis, Austin Clark, Katie Boyd, Caroline Bohannan, John Robert Nelson, and Will Marquess.
Not pictured - Eric Hiser and Mallory Dennard
2018 MDJ Boys Scholar Athlete of the Year
Congratulations to senior K. P. Pierre for being selected as the 2o18 MDJ Boys’ Scholar Athlete of the Year! K. P. will be featured in the May 27th edition of the Marietta Daily Journal.
Dooley Award Recipients
Congratulations to Katie Boyd and John Robert Nelson who are the recipients of this year’s Vincent J. Dooley Award for North Cobb Christian School. These awards, presented each year by Athletes for a Better World and the Georgia High School Association, recognize one male and one female senior athlete at each high school. Recipients are chosen for their distinguished individual character, outstanding teamwork, and citizenship. We are proud of you, Katie and John Robert!
Senior Matthew Brown Receives Paul Chastain Citizenship Award
The Paul Chastain Citizenship Award is presented annually by the Kennesaw Business Association to a student that demonstrates good citizenship. Congratulations to this year's Paul Chastain Citizenship Award and scholarship winner - Matthew Brown! We are proud of you, Matthew!
Senior Mallory Dennard Receives Acworth Business
Congratulations to NCCS senior Mallory Dennard for being recognized by the Acworth Business Association as a difference maker in our community. Mallory has been particularly inspired by the opportunity she has had through the Spring Term program at NCCS to invest in the people of Haiti. Mallory is going to attend The University of Tennessee with plans to major in supply chain management. Congratulations Mallory, we are proud of you!
Senior Ellery Payne Selected as UGA “Georgette”
Congratulations to NCCS Ellery Payne who was selected to be part of next year’s “Georgettes” - the dance team at the University of Georgia.. This team performs on the field during the football games and travels with the team. Way to go, Ellery!
NCCS Junior Selected for Georgia Tech STEM Internship
Congratulations to NCCS junior Erika Johnson who has been granted a summer internship with STEM at Georgia Institute of Technology. She will have the opportunity to experience what's it's like to be an engineer or scientist working on innovative and real world projects, such as developing a prototype situational awareness platform for public safety and emergency response, while also participating in cutting edge robotics design and research. Erika has enjoyed being a member of the STEM Academy at NCCS since her freshman year and she plans to study engineering in college. We are proud of you, Erika!
NCCS Student Athletes Commit to College Programs
Huge congratulations to our student athletes ten athletes who are continuing their athletic journeys at the college level!
Bailey Armstrong - Football - Berry College
Carly Fletcher - Cheerleading - Mercer University
Robert Howard - Golf - Kennesaw State University
Briley Lawson - Softball - Truett-McConnell University
Thomas Lupien - Golf - Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Gabi Merced - Softball - Bryan College
Hunter Norman - Basketball - Georgia College & State
Ellery Payne - Georgettes Dance Team - University of Georgia
Ronny Piepmeier - Baseball - Chattanooga State University
Chas Savage - Basketball - Millsaps College
Baseball All Region Honors
Congratulations to Carter Guarino, Ryan Suppa, Bryce Lawrence, and Ronny Piepmeier for receiving All-Region honors! Great job, guys!
Lower School Students Compete in National Mathfest Competition
Congratulations to our Lower School students for representing NCCS so well at the National Mathfest Competition held in Birmingham on Saturday, May 19. There were only 80 students from 11 different states who made it to the national competition at each grade level.
NCCS 2nd graders:
Mack and Mason Meadows
Benjamin Brink - 4th place
NCCS 3rd graders:
Emma Strange - 7th place
NCCS 4th grader:
Samuel Brink - top 23
We are so proud of each of our students!