Duke recognizes St. Catherine students _lowres

Photo provided by St. Catherine -- Seventh-graders at St. Catherine of Siena in Metairie were selected for the Duke advanced academic program.

Thirty-three seventh-graders at St. Catherine of Siena in Metairie have been selected by the Duke University Talent Identification Program to take college entrance exams alongside high school students. Duke’s Seventh Grade Talent Search focuses on the identification, recognition and support of high-ability students.

The following students were selected: Carol Bujol, Samantha Carriere, Joshua Cruthirds, Baily Danflous, Emily Dominique, Madison Ferguson, Kathryn Glas, Diane Hailey, Lucy Hansen, Ben Harris, Ashley Heller, Emily Hemelt, Alli Hollars, Ali Hooper, Lilly Horridge, Ethan Jeanes, Reagan Krupp, Nathan LeCompte, Justin Legrand, Allyson Liljeberg, Ben Mathieu, Jacob Merritt, Eliza Miller,Jane Newman, Grace Popham, Lindsay Prado, Gabe Richard, Madison Robichaux, Joey Schmidt, Ella Theriot, Margo Weese, Audrey Wild and Madison Wolfe.