Life After Weequahic: Weequahic H.S. Debuts Wall of Graduating Scholars

[NEWARK, New Jersey – May 23, 2010] Weequahic High School has developed a wall of Fame for visitors and students to see photos and future plans for graduating scholars. The wall, entitled, LIFE AFTER WEEQUAHIC – MEET ME IN COLLEGE, features the photographs and graduating scholars with their plans after graduating from Weequahic High School in June.

The wall was designed by School Operation Assistant, Dequiandra Fradkin. Weequahic Principal Andre Hollis said, “I want to thank Ms. Fradkin for creating this special wall that is truly a centerpiece of promise and hope for our students.” He added, “Our students worked hard, dared to be great and now they are off to college and the United States !  IP! (Indian Pride)”

The 15 students featured in the display are listed below:

  • Oluwatimilehin Ajiboxe-Kafor
  • Francisca Boakye
  • Amajanae Crumbley
  • Dylan Scott Eley
  • Samuel Falowo
  • Kaimlee Asia Gillespie
  • Joyce Ikedife
  • Nyasiah Jackson
  • Shalom Jimoh
  • Nylah Monique Jennings
  • Jesse Obeng
  • Aleemia Robinson
  • Tyree Robinson
  • Hassatou Sow
  • Brianna Whitaker

The students will be attending a number of colleges and universities including: Rutgers, Montclair State, University of Bridgeport, New Jersey City, Fairleigh Dickinson, Lincoln, William Paterson, Kean, and State University of New York University and Bloomfield, Caldwell, and Felecian, College. Two students will also join the United States Navy and the Army.