The Wardlaw+Hartridge School Class of 2022 has experienced a unique journey in so many aspects of their high school career, including their college selection, application and acceptance process. Despite all the obstacles placed in their paths, the students of this resilient and bright class are garnering an outstanding list of college acceptances and early decisions from some of the nation's top colleges and universities.
Class of 2022
Grace Lu ’22 is thrilled to be continuing her academic and athletic journey at The College of William and Mary. The W+H senior golf star made it official when signing her National Letter of Intent in November and earning early admission.
Shankari Theivanayagam ’22, will continue her academic journey at Emory University where she has the goal of becoming a medical doctor or a scientific researcher.
Oliver Zhao ’22 is excited to be enrolling at Emory University after receiving early decision admission. Oliver looks forward to studying in Emory’s Quantitative Science program.
Jenelle Valera ’22, is thrilled to be continuing her academic and athletic career at Bryant University. Jenelle, one of the state’s finest golfers, made it official when she signed her National Letter of Intent in January.
Masoma Zaidi ’22 is excited to be enrolling at New York University after earning an early decision acceptance. Masoma has not yet decided on a major but plans to focus on the liberal studies core program.
Nikolette Aponte ’22 earned an early decision acceptance to Skidmore College. Nikolette had visited many colleges over the years, including when her older sister was looking at schools, and she described Skidmore as “the nicest atmosphere and the most welcoming college.”
Ananya Murlidharan ’22 found her eventual college home midway through her Upper School years. Ananya earned an early decision acceptance to Barnard, where she plans to major in Biology with a potential double major or minor in Asian & Middle Eastern Cultures.
Laura Chen ‘22 knew what she wanted, pursued it with determination, and earned early decision admission to her dream school, New York University. She loves the atmosphere and educational offerings at NYU, where she will major in Data and Computer Science.
Emily Brogan ’22 is proud and excited to be continuing her academic and athletic career at Bryant University. Emily, an accomplished javelin thrower who plans to major in sports psychology, made it official when she signed her National Letter of Intent in November.
Shreya Dharayan ’22 was looking for big things in a big city and found her match with an early decision acceptance to New York University. She intends to study biology on the pre-med track with a goal of becoming a physician.
Toby Kelly ’22 found the perfect place to suit their strengths and interests in the University of Findlay in northwest Ohio, a small school known for its business and animal study programs. Toby will be double majoring in Equine Business Management and English Equestrian Studies.
Meet Garry Zhu ’22, an international student, who earned an early decision acceptance to Emory University, where he plans to major in economics and statistics.
Abigail Newell ’22 experienced some uncertainty early in her college search but found what “truly feels like a special place” in Alfred University.