Routt Seniors Named Illinois State Scholars

By Jeremy Coumbes on October 24, 2023 at 2:34pm

A pair of Routt Catholic High School Seniors are in the top 10% of Illinois students.

Walter Copper and Amanda Laumakis have been named Illinois State Scholars.

Routt Principal Dan Carie says the school administration is very proud of what Amanda and Walt have accomplished in their four years at Routt and they represent the sort of academic excellence, service to others, and humble nature everyone at Routt strives to embody.

Amanda is the daughter of John and Juliana Laumakis of Jacksonville. Walter is the son of Steve and Bre Linstromberg Copper of Jacksonville.