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The President’s Crystal Shamrock Award

The President’s Crystal Shamrock Award is the highest award given by Saint Patrick High School. This award is presented annually to an individual(s) with a public profile of excellent standing and reputation; committed to education, public life and the advancement of society; and committed to the mission and philosophy of Saint Patrick High School.


Past Recipients

2017Dr. Joseph G. Schmidt
2011Thomas Davies ’64
Elyse Meredith Roberts
Brothers of the Christian Schools
2010Most Rev. Thad Jakubowski, D.D.
2009Peter Bensinger
2006Francis Cardinal George
 2005John & Kathleen (Kernan) Buck
2004Robert Scarpelli ’70
2002Edwin “Max” Kurland
 2000Lowell & Nancy Stahl
1999Elaine Schuster
1999Paul Valas
1998Ray Meyer
1997Pat Conroy
 1996Phil Corboy


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