Student Ambassadors


LUCY CHANCELLOR
Class of 2018
Soccer, MUS Cheer, Global Leadership

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
I love that St. Mary's is a safe place for girls to grow up and discover who they are.

ABBIE RYAN
Class of 2019
Volleyball, Guitar, Writing

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
The support from our community.



GABBY PEREZ
Class of 2019
Mock Trial, Student Council, Government Club

Best part of attending an all-girls school?
I love the ambitious yet extremely supportive environment.

ANNA ROSE LaMOUNTAIN
Class of 2018
Painting, Soccer, Writing Poetry

What should new students try?
The Astronomy Club (that I started), AP Chemistry, and the St. Mary's soccer program.

ARABELLA McGOWAN
Class of 2019
Volleyball, Basketball, Lacrosse

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
The community. St. Mary's feels like one big family to me, especially in high school.

POOJA TALATI
Class of 2019
Mock Trial, Government Club, Belles Lettres

What is your favorite tradition at St. Mary's?
I really love the Christmas Pageant. I loved being in it and I love watching the second and third graders every year.

EVIE LANEY
Class of 2018
Soccer, MUS Cheer, LeBonheur Club Teens

Why did you choose St. Mary's for Middle School?
When I toured St. Mary's, I immediately felt welcome and knew this was the place I was most comfortable and could see myself.

FAITH BRADLEY
Class of 2019
St. Mary's Community Fund, Cross Country, Plays Clarinet

Why is your favorite St. Mary's tradition?
Chapel is my favorite tradition because all of the middle and upper school students gather to sing, laugh, listen, and pray together.

JULIA PRESTON
Class of 2018
St. Mary's Theatre, Tennis Team, Pep Club

What should new students definitely try?
Theatre. Mrs. Madden is an amazing teacher and drama at St. Mary's is something that everyone can enjoy.

LENA SOARES
Class of 2019
Belly Dancing, The Write Place

What are some favorite memories from early childhood and lower school?
JK Tea Party and Grandparents Day



CLAIRE DANIEL
Class of 2018
Soccer, Bella Vista, French Club

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
I love that St. Mary's allows students to be your own individual with the curriculum. Aside from graduation requirements, students are allowed to shape their schedules.

OLIVIA NIELSEN
Class of 2018
Swim Team, Gov. Club, Creative Writing

Why did you choose St. Mary's as a Freshman?
I chose St. Mary's because of the people. I've never felt like an outsider because I came to St. Mary's later than other girls.

MADDIE JENKS
Class of 2019
Cross Country, Lacrosse

What advice would you give a new student?
Get involved in the community at St. Mary's. The people are so interesting and kind.

OLIVIA HOUSE
Class of 2018
Soccer, Youth Group, Being Outdoors

What is the best part of attending an all-girls school?
I think the best part of being at an all-girls school is the high level of comfort we have with each other.

SIDNEY SEALE
Class of 2019
Trap, Carillon, Cross Country

What should new students definitely try?
New students should get involved with Carillon (our yearbook) because it is a great way to have a creative outlet without giving up a class period.

MERRILL CULPEPPER
Class of 2019
Soccer, Lacrosse, Youth Group

What advice would you give to a new student?
Get involved in extracurriculars because you make great friends.

EMILY RICHARDS
Class of 2019
St. Mary's Community Fund, Trap,
Cliosophic Society

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
I love the teachers. They're all so understanding and helpful, and super approachable if you need anything, whether it be about their class or not.

LAUREN DAVIS
Class of 2018
Bowling, Playing Trumpet

What is the best part of attending an all-girls school?
The sisterhood that develops throughout the years growing and developing together.

LILY SMITH
Class of 2019
Lacrosse, Youth in Government, Tatler

Why did you choose St. Mary's for Upper School?
The community was a key part of my decision and transition into high school. It is extremely accepting and inclusive and I felt that as I walked through the halls on the day of my tour.

CAROLINE CIARAMITARO
Class of 2018
St. Mary's Community Fund, Tatler, IATG club

Why did you choose St. Mary's for Upper School?
Throughout the touring and admission process, St. Mary's stood out to me because they made me feel like I was not only welcome but genuinely wanted.

GRACE SAMMARCO
Class of 2018
Tatler, STEM Society, Astronomy Club

What is your favorite St. Mary's tradition?
I love the tradition of a senior having a flower girl. It is exciting to look back at when I was a flower girl and thinking that now am at the final stage of this tradition.


MADIHA SOHANI
Class of 2019
Basketball, Youth in Government, Model UN

What do you love most about St. Mary's?
I love all the traditions and Derby Day is my favorite.

JESSIE SHUTZBERG
Class of 2019
Soccer, Lacrosse, St. Mary's Community Fund

What are some favorite memories from early childhood and lower school?
Ballet was always so much fun because we all loved getting in our tutus and helping one another figure out how to make the dances look graceful.

MARTHA KAY WILLIAMS
Class of 2018

EVELYN ROBERTS
Class of 2018

SARA FRASER
Class of 2019

PAIGE NIELSEN
Class of 2018

MADELEINE O'TOOLE
Class of 2018

KEITH ELLIS PREST
Class of 2018

SYDNEY NICHOLS
Class of 2018