22 percent of regina dominican’s class of 2018 were named illinois state scholars.
the illinois state scholar program recognizes students for outstanding academic achievement. students named state scholars make up approximately the top ten percent of high school graduates from the state of illinois, according to isac.org.
the illinois state scholars from regina dominican include arabella adams, katherine burke, kaitlin clancy, kyleigh dalkin, aedin donahue, hailey hoffman, gillian king, rachel lucas, nina menon, jennifer ovist, elizabeth stutz, grace tamisiea, and sherril vallikalam.
in order for these regina dominican students to be named illinois state scholars, students must be u.s. citizens, residents of illinois, score in the top 95th percentile on the act or sat, perform in the top one-half of their high school, and graduate in the year they are named state scholar.