Eight top academic De La Salle High School students began this school year with President’s or Principal’s Cavalier Academic Performance Scholarships.

Requirements for president’s scholars include a 95 percentile or higher ranking on the high school placement test and a 3.75 GPA through the third quarter of the application year. President’s scholars are Rebecca Frank, Kennedy Coleman, Blake Giacone and Brandon Gauthier.

Requirements for principal’s scholars inclulde a 90 percentile or higher ranking on the high school placement test and a 3.5 GPA through the third quarter of the application year.

Principal’s scholars are freshmen Alexander Coit and Jensen Thomassie, sophomore Katherine Salmon and senior Brandon Stamps.