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Fun Facts About the Radnor High School Class of 2020

June 7, 2020

 

Fun Facts About the Radnor High School Class of 2020

 

Senior Class Photo in RHS gym Click here to expand the image.

The 311 members of the Class of 2020 have left their mark on Radnor High School, wrapping up their senior year with resilience, determination and grace. This year's class experienced an unprecedented end to their high school career and will be truly missed by the faculty and staff of Radnor High School.

Here are some fun facts about this year's graduates. Click here to learn more about the end-of-year celebrations planned for the Class of 2020, including "Individual Graduation Ceremonies" planned for Wednesday, June 10.

  • Out of the 161 males in the class, John is the most common name. There are 7 of them.
  • Out of the 150 females in the class, Grace is the most common name. There are 5 of them.
  • 2 members of the Class of 2020 will be celebrating something else during the week of graduation – their birthday. Happy birthday to Grace Frigerio and Keely McKenna!
  • 1 set of triplets and 7 sets of twins will graduate this year.
  • When asked their favorite musician or band, the most popular choices for the Class of 2020 were:
    1. Lil Uzi Vert
    2. Travis Scott
    3. Harry Styles and Luke Combs (tie)
    4. Queen
    5. Thomas Rhett, Juice WRLD, and Morgan Wallen (tie)
  • When asked their favorite TV show, the most popular choices for the Class of 2020 were:
    1. The Office
    2. Friends
    3. Community
    4. Outer Banks, All American, and Breaking Bad (tie)
    5. Stranger Things and Game of Thrones (tie)
  • When asked their favorite grade, the most popular choices for the Class of 2020 were:
    1. 12th
    2. 10th
    3. 11th
    4. 8th
    5. 5th
  • When asked to chose their favorite Philadelphia sports team, the Class of 2020 results were:
    1. Eagles
    2. Sixers
    3. Phillies
    4. Flyers
  • When asked their favorite academic subject, the most popular responses from the Class of 2020 were:
    1. Math
    2. History
    3. Science and English (tie)
  • When asked what they miss the most about school, responses included:
    • "The people"
    • "Sports"
    • "Routine and structure"
    • "The little things...walking to your next class, funny science labs, pulling into the senior lot"
    • "Not having the opportunity to celebrate milestone achievements with my class as a whole"
    • "Everything"
  • When asked their favorite thing to do to pass the time during quarantine, the most popular choices for the Class of 2020 were:
    1. Watch TV/Movies
    2. Video Games
    3. Exercise
    4. Play/Listen to Music
    5. Talk to Friends and Read (tie)
  • When asked to chose one word to describe the Class of 2020, the most common responses were:
    1. Resilient
    2. Strong
    3. Fun
  • This year’s graduates plan to attend 111 different post-secondary institutions.
  • The college/university set to have the most Raiders as freshmen next year is Penn State, where 33 graduates plan to attend either main campus or satellite campuses. The second-most college/university scheduled to welcome members of the Class of 2020 is Drexel University, where 15 graduates plan to attend. Third is a tied between University of Delaware and University of Pittsburgh, where 8 members of the Class of 2019 plan to continue their education.
  • 11 graduates are set to move on to Ivy League schools
  • 103 students plan to attend Pennsylvania colleges/universities.
  • 6 students plan to attend Pennsylvania community colleges.
  • 2 graduates plan to attend U.S. Military Academies.

 

 Congratulations to all of our 2020 grads and best of luck with your future endeavors!