St. Mary’s students qualify for Duke Tip


The following students in grades 4-6 at St. Mary’s Catholic School qualified for Duke Talent Tip. These students were among the top 95 percentile who took the ACT Aspire test.

4th grade: Addison Evans, Adam Guillet, Jacob Hypes, Peter Kautz and Georgia Kate Philen. To qualify for Duke Tip, a student must only qualify with one subtest area. Jacob and Peter qualified with all four subtest areas.

5th grade: Ben Bienvenu, Lora Cole, Colton Cross, Ava Errington, Ian Gardner, Drake Griffin, Ella Guillet, Preston Martinez, Cort Nassif, Anna Thibodaux and Luke Westbrook.

6th grade: Josh Durr, Meredith Methvin (not pictured), Adam Parker and James Thilen.
Duke TIP is a nonprofit organization devoted to meeting the academic and social needs of gifted students. Its 4th–6th Grade Talent Search is the entry point for TIP benefits that can motivate gifted students to realize their full potential.