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Two seniors recognized at 2022 Senior Scholar Humanities Awards Ceremony

Congratulations to WHS Seniors Aryanna Wongsing and Cheyanne Hernandez!

On Monday, June 6, high school seniors who have distinguished themselves in the arts and humanities during their high school careers were honored for their significant achievement. Aryanna Wongsing and Cheyanne Hernandez, Washingtonville High School seniors, were among the honorees.

Students from every school district in Orange County were celebrated at the Senior Scholar Humanities Ceremony and Breakfast for their work in literature, language, philosophy, visual arts, theater, dance or music. Held at Kuhl’s Highland House, the event was attended by students, parents, high school principals, superintendents and Orange-Ulster BOCES administration. 

Aryanna Wongsing is especially talented in opera performance. Aryanna is the soprano section leader of the chamber choir, a member of the Tri-M Music Honor Society and has been recognized through her participation at NYSSMA Area All State, All County and Solo Festivals. After high school, Aryanna will be attending Mannes School of Music majoring in voice and opera performance.

Cheyanne Hernandez is a talented artist who has excelled in many art courses at Washingtonville High School. While Cheyanne possesses many talents, her passion lies with creating visual effects for animation programs. Cheyanne was recognized with the Senior Art Achievement Award. After high school, Cheyanne will be attending Dutchess Community College and plans to major in digital art and education.