WESTFORD – Rachael Thompson of Littleton is Nashoba Valley Technical High School’s nominee for the Walter J. Markham Award, sponsored by the Massachusetts Vocational Association.
Rachael, daughter of Peter and Maryann Thompson, will graduate from the TV & Media Production/Theatre Arts program. She is a high-honors student and a member of three honor societies — National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society and Tri-M Music Honor Society.
As Nashoba Tech is an Early College School, Rachael took all Early College classes her senior year.
Speaking of college, she has been accepted to — and was offered a Dean’s Scholarship to — UMass Lowell’s Honors College and hopes to study Sound Recording Technology. She has also qualified for the John & Abigail Adams Scholarship, which provides free tuition for four years to any Massachusetts public college or university.
Rachael is a well-rounded student. She is an officer of the Viking Theatre Guild, participates in plays and musicals, and plays volleyball for the Vikings. She also plays trombone and piano.