Stars in Our Schools

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Loyola Senior Wins MAGIS award and Le Moyne Scholarship

loyola photo_optJulia Suozzi, an Upper East Side resident and Loyola High School senior, recently received the Magis award, an award for student leadership and citizenship, as well as a $10,000 scholarship to Le Moyne College in Syracuse.

Suozzi, who spent this past summer training her teachers in the usage of the school’s new Ipads and teaching apps, has a lot on her plate: she excels in math and computers, plays volleyball, sings in her school choir and plays piano. She also spends her afternoons doing community service at a soup kitchen.

Despite her long resume, Suozzi was surprised when she found out she had won a prestigious award.

“When they called my name I wasn’t expecting it; I really didn’t think that it would be me,” said Suozzi. “It was really overwhelming.”

Suozzi’s first choice for college is Vanderbilt University in Tennessee. She wants to major in engineering.

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