Seela Raj, NDA 2022, has been selected as the Nicolet National Bank Triton Scholar of the Month for November 2018. The Nicolet National Bank Triton Scholar of the Month is selected at random among the Tritons of the Week for each month.
"I feel very fortunate to have received the honor of Nicolet Bank Triton of the Month. I am grateful to Notre Dame Academy and Nicolet Bank for presenting me this honor, and I would like to thank both institutions for their devotion to the individuals of the Green Bay community," Raj said.
Raj's parents are Robin and Jay, and she has an older brother, Sam.
As the Nicolet National Bank Triton Scholar of the Month, Raj will receive a $50 gift. Nicolet Bank has also generously donated $2,500 to NDA to continue to support the academic successes of its students.
Mr. Browne, Seela Raj, Mr. Shaw
--Read Seela Raj's Triton of the Week story below--
Seela Raj, NDA 2019, is Triton of the Week for the week of November 5, 2018.
Academically ranking number three in the Class of 2019, Raj has found much success in the classroom, on the tennis court, and volunteering for numerous organizations in the community.
"Seela is highly motivated in academics, involved in tennis and other extracurricular activities, and manages to excel in so many areas while maintaining composure and a positive attitude and sense of humor," said Doug Guyette, Raj's nominating teacher.
Raj is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma candidate and went to D1 state for tennis with her doubles partner Micah Dennis during her senior year.
She is also part of the National Society of High School Scholars, which recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship, and community commitment. To be in this organization, one must achieve above a 3.5 GPA and 26 on the ACT.
Most notably, Raj continuously gives back to the community. She is actively involved in the following organizations:
Green Bay YMCA After School Enrichment Program
Green Bay YMCA After School Program at Chappell Elementary as a tutor
Miracle League of Green Bay
Literacy Green Bay
St. Vincent Hospital
Congratulations on being named Triton of the Week!