Parents: Sonal and Samir Desai
College: Michigan State University
Scholarships: MSU Honors College STATE scholarship, Stadium Drive Elementary School Scholarship, Professorial Assistantship Research Position.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: LOHS Feature Twirler, Team Baton Twirling, Co-Vice President of Science National Honors Society, Co-President of Dragon MD, National Honors Society, Cultural Outreach, student tutoring.
Awards/Certificates: National AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Distinction, AP Statistics Department Award, Lamp of Learning (4 years) , Miss Majorette of Michigan Pageant Winner.
Interests/Hobbies: true crime, criminal justice, psychology, Indian dance, cooking, reading.
Parents: Alan Falkowski, Diane Falkowski
College: North Carolina State University
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Lake Orion Marching Band (color guard), Lake Orion Varsity Winter Guard, Art Club, Economics Club, National Art Honor Society (Treasurer), Science National Honor Society, Math National Honor Society.
Awards/Certificates: AP Scholar with Distinction, National AP Scholar, LOHS Physics Department Award, LOHS Art Department Award, Lamp of Learning Gold.
Art: Scholastic Art and Writing National Silver Medal for jewelry, two Scholastic Art and Writing Gold Keys for jewelry, Scholastic Art and Writing Silver Key for jewelry, two Scholastic Art and Writing Honorable Mentions for jewelry, Scholastic Art and Writing Honorable Mentions for 2D, Michigan Art Education Association Top 18, 8th District Congressional Art Competition 2nd place.
Piano: Federation Superior Rating (six years), Guild National Role (three years), SAT Superior Rating (four years).
Color Guard: Bands of America 1st in class, Michigan Competing Band Association Top 10 (all years), MCBA Finals 3rd place, MCBA Finals 2nd place, Michigan Color Guard Circuit Top 10 (all years), MCGC 1st place Champion, Winter Guard International Scholastic A Finalist
Interests/Hobbies: designing and creating jewelry, drawing, classical piano, home renovating, baking, exercising, chemistry.
Parents: Eric and Julie Kaufman
College: University of Michigan, College of Engineering
Scholarships: Regents Merit Scholarship from U of M.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Lake Orion Marching Band, Wind Ensemble, Lake Orion Percussion, Math National Honor Society, Boy Scouts, Tang Soo Do.
Awards/Certificates: Eagle Scout, Black Belt, 3x semi-finalist in Michigan Math Prize.
Interests/Hobbies: Math, Chemistry, musical performing.
Parents: Jillian & Michael Nolan
College: Michigan State University (student athlete – cross country & track)
Scholarships: Honors College Scholarship, Alumni Distinguished Scholarship Commended, Engineering Endowed Scholarship, Siemens Foundation Merit Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Cross country & track, Science National Honors Society, Oakview Rangers.
Awards/Certificates: 3 x All State Cross Country, Regional cross country champion 2019, All State Track (1600m), All State Indoor Track (1600m), MITCA Academic All State x 4, OAA Scholar Athlete (4 years), Cross Country MVP (3 years), English Dept Award.
Interests/Hobbies: Running, golf, Poker & Euchre, hanging out with friends, X-Box.
Parents: Matt and Debbie O’Leary
College: University of Michigan Ann Arbor
Scholarships: Paint Creek Elementary Alumni and the LOHS Staff scholarship.
Clubs/activities/sports: Varsity Cross Country, Varsity Track, Dragon M.D (Co-President ), Science NHS, Math NHS (secretary), and Women in STEM.
Awards/Certificates: Coaches Award (Cross Country), AP Statistics Award, AP Scholar Award, OAA Athlete Award, Academic All State.
Interests/Hobbies: Running, Biology, Rock Climbing, Baking, Animals, Shopping, Music, and Hiking.
Parents: Kala Punniyamoorthy and Punniyamoorthy Arumugam
College: University of Michigan
Scholarships: National Merit BorgWarner Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Varsity Soccer, FIRST Robotics Team 302, National Honor Society.
Awards/Certificates: National Merit Scholar, OAA Scholar Athlete, Varsity Soccer Coach’s Award, LOHS Physics Department Award.
Interests/Hobbies: Reading, mridangam (South Indian Percussion), longboarding, cooking, and traveling.
Parents: Linda and Fred Rubarth
College: Oakland University
Scholarships: Oakland University Presidential Scholar Award, Koch Foundation Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society (Secretary), Varsity Tennis, Junior Varsity Hockey (Captain), Dragon MD, Spanish Club.
Awards/Certificates: National AP Scholar, JV Hockey MVP, OAA Scholar Athlete (all years), Lamp of Learning gold, sliver, and bronze pins.
Interest/Hobbies: Spikeball, skiing, ice skating, science, mathematics, being with friends, reading.
Parents: Mike and Karen Smith
College: University of Michigan
Scholarships: Regents Merit Scholarship, Lake Orion Lions Club Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Varsity Powerlifting, Varsity Cross Country, Math National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society, Economics Club.
Awards/Certificates: National AP Scholar, Powerlifting State Qualifier (two years), Cross Country State Qualifier, Scholar Athlete, Scholastic Gold Key and Best in Show for Ceramics, MAEA Top 100 High School pieces in the State for ceramics, Michigan Music Association (various awards for piano).
Interests/Hobbies: Ceramics, piano, hiking and other outdoor activities.
Parents: Jason and Carrie Springel
College: University of Michigan College of Engineering
Scholarships: University of Michigan Regents Merit Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: FIRST Robotics Team 302, Science National Honors Society, Tabletop Games Club.
Awards/Certificates: AP Scholar with Distinction, LOHS Excellence in Chemistry Award, FIRST District Chairman’s Award (2018 and 2019).
Interests/Hobbies: Building Computers, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, Video Games, Table Top RPGs.
Parents: David and Tracee Tisch
College: University of Michigan
Scholarships: National Merit Scholarship, University of Michigan Regents Scholarship, Gleaners Life Insurance Scholarship, LOYBL Kevin Spencer Memorial Scholarship, Oakview Middle School Alumni Scholarship, Blanche Sims Elementary School Alumni Scholarship, Crawford Insurance Group Scholarship.
Clubs/Activities/Sports: President of the LOHS chapter of the National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society, Math National Honor Society, Varsity Baseball, Cross Country, William Beaumont Hospital Volunteer, Student Tutor.
Awards/Certificates: WXYZ Detroit Class of 2020 ‘Best and Brightest’ Honors, National Merit Scholar Finalist, MHSAA Varsity Baseball All State Academic Team 2019, Orion Area Youth Assistance Outstanding Citizen Award, Red Cross Certification in CPR and First Aid.
Interests/Hobbies: Biochemistry, running, working, and learning new things.