2023 Award of Excellence: Moriah Weiss, Tartan High School

Moriah Weiss

Award of Excellence Characteristic: Achievement, Community, Courage, Imagination, Integrity, Resilience,

Nominated by: Marta Stoeckel & Karen Hyers

Parent/Guardian: Bill and Molly Weiss

Schools Attended: Eagle Point Elementary School, Skyview Middle School, Tartan Senior High School

High School Experience: High School was far from easy, but from these lessons in resilience, I’m ready to take on the challenges that will come with college and life beyond.

Future Plans: I plan to attend Macalester College for biology as well as develop my skills in artistic pursuits, like in creative writing and theatre.

Mentor and Why Selected: Ms. Marta Stoeckel has been one of the most supportive, intelligent, and kind teachers I’ve had in my time at Tartan High School. She has been an incredible role model to myself and other students, I can’t thank her enough for being such an integral part of my senior year.