Chagrin Falls High School senior Josh Rooney has been selected as the October Chagrin Valley Rotary Student of the Month. Rooney was chosen based on his leadership and service qualities he has displayed in the community.
Rooney is a National Merit Semi-Finalist and he is an AP Scholar with Distinction. He has received a math department award as well as the Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science award. He also is on the Chagrin Falls High Honor Roll. In addition, he is a four-time all-state swimmer. In addition to swimming, he also participates in lacrosse.
Rooney is a member of Student Council, Superintendent Advisory Committee, a tutor for the Tiger Society, and he is on the Honors Advanced Data Structures App Team.
Outside of school, he is involved in club swim and is a lifeguard and swim instructor.
Throughout his time in the classroom, Rooney took several accelerated classes including AP World History, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP Calculus AB, AP Seminar, AP Computer Science A, AP Chemistry, AP Physics I, AP Calculus BC, CCP English Composition, AP Spanish Language, AP Government, CWRU General Chemistry II, CWRU Organic Chemistry I, and CWRU Calculus III.
After graduating, Rooney plans to study at a four-year university in the fall, currently undecided in his major.