Congratulations to Maddie Nardi from Henrico High School, our week 7 nominee for the Lexus of Richmond Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award!
With a GPA of 5.22, Maddie is first in her class of 279 students. She has earned much recognition academically as a National Merit Scholarship Commended Student, Outstanding Student in IB English, IB English 10 Outstanding Achievement Award winner, Spanish III Certificate of Achievement recipient and has made all-A honor roll every year since 2012, to list a few examples. She is a member of several honor societies, including Science, Math, History and Tri-M Music; and is Secretary of the Spanish Honor Society and Vice President of the National Honor Society. Maddie is an accomplished athlete in field hockey, soccer and swimming. She is captain of her varsity field hockey team, for which she is 1st Team All-Region, 1st Team All-Conference, and received the Varsity Field Hockey All-Offensive award. She made Varsity Soccer 2nd Team All-Conference, and both her varsity field hockey team and varsity soccer team are Capital District All-Academic Teams. Maddie is also active in the community as a volunteer for several programs, including the Richmond SPCA, Wyndham Foundation, and the Shady Grove Elementary School Outdoor Classroom. Maddie has a passion for caring for animals, and hopes to become a veterinarian.
Maddie has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video to learn more about Maddie’s great achievements, and check out our Scholarship app on Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!