Ashley Hall Class of 2018
Ashley Hall is proud to announce the Class of 2018 has garnered a record $4.5 million in Merit Scholarship Awards, a total of $9 million in merit money in five years. Ashley Hall held its 108th Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 27 in a ceremony steeped in tradition and anticipating its graduates’ promising futures. The event celebrated the academic achievements of the Class of 2018 which received a record sum of more than $4.5 million in merit scholarships to colleges and universities in the United States and abroad, bringing the total merit awards of Ashley Hall graduates over five years to more than $9 million.
“I am thrilled for the Class of 2018,” said Head of School Jill Muti. “Our graduates are being honored at a time when colleges are recognizing the strength of an interdisciplinary curriculum that connects humanities and the sciences and when Leadership for women and a global mindset mean more than ever.”
A premier independent school in the Southeast for girls, Ashley Hall is dedicated to deep learning, healthy development, high achievement, and community impact. The 54 members of the Class of 2018 were accepted at 111 higher education institutions and will attend 42 colleges and universities in 20 states and the District of Columbia, in addition to Wales in the United Kingdom.
photos by Emily Thompson Photography