Middle Upper School 2nd Semester Awards

Leadership Award

  • 6th: Estefanía Puig
  • 7th: Alejandro Pérez
  • 8th: Laura Rodríguez
  • 9th: Alejandra Lozada
  • 10th: Ramón Colón
  • 11th: Antonio Ferré
  • 12th: Neithan Millán

Citizenship Award

  • 6th: Alanna Román
  • 7th: Giancarlo Allio
  • 8th: Javier Nazario
  • 9th: Isabella Piñeiro
  • 10th: Ricardo Kury
  • 11th: Mariola Busquets
  • 12th: Nara Finkelstein


Community Service Award

  • 6th : Felicia Fallman & Maria Emilia Lugo
  • 7th: Kevin Riordan
  • 8th: Justina Alvarez, Natalia Diaz, Mia Potter
  • 9th: Claudia Carus
  • 10th: Ricardo Kury
  • 12th: Margarita Pertierra


IB Pillar Awards

BALANCED: We understand the importance of balancing different aspects of our lives—intellectual, physical, and emotional—to achieve well-being for ourselves and others. We recognize our interdependence with other people and with the world in which we live.

  • 6th: Carlos González-Fullana
  • 7th: Nayma Carballo
  • 8th: Laura Rodriguez, Benjamin Zavala, Savannah Stevens
  • 9th: Alana Dávila
  • 10th: Nathalie Díaz
  • 11th: Andrés Gómez


CARING: We show empathy, compassion and respect. We have a commitment to service, and we act to make a positive difference in the lives of others and in the world around us.

  • 6th: Estefanía Puig
  • 7th: Brianna Quintana
  • 8th: Diana Collazo, Maruquel Tampe, Carolina Chaves, Ariana Sabnani
  • 9th: Lotus Lazzara
  • 10th: Paola Rodríguez
  • 11th: Sofía Teixeira-Cox

COMMUNICATORS: We express ourselves condently and creatively in more than one language and in many ways. We collaborate eectively, listening carefully to the perspectives of other individuals and groups.

  • 6th: Alicia Legrand
  • 7th: Victoria Spikes
  • 8th: Amanda Delgado, Alejandro Oliveros, Christopher Polish, Esteban Torres, Jean Michael Torruella, Paulina Rivera, Diego Santiago, Nicolas Dardet-Perez, Carlos De Ontanon, Ignacio Pérez-Garcia, Gabriella Roman, Santiago Sanabria
  • 9th: Juliana Ríos
  • 10th: Gabriel Comas
  • 11th: Antonio Ferré


COURAGEOUS: We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination; we work independently and cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies. We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change.

  • 6th: Camila Colón-Parrilla
  • 7th: Aramis River
  • 8th: Juan Cabrera, Lucas Valdivieso, Diego Cobo, Mirella Valentin, Ignacio Sanchez
  • 9th: Aimar Rosario
  • 10th: Francisco Felgueras
  • 11th: Raúl Franceschi


INQUIRERS: We nurture our curiosity, developing skills for inquiry and research. We know how to learn independently and with others. We learn with enthusiasm and sustain our love of learning throughout life.

  • 6th: Isabel Rodríguez
  • 7th: Chloe Goldberg
  • 8th: Natalia Fierres, Larysa Kravec, Raj Patel, Emilio Legrand, Nikhil Patel, Samuel Suarez, Pedro Torres
  • 9th: Alejandro Vázquez
  • 10th: Hailey Goldberg
  • 11th: Camille Brechot


OPEN-MINDED: We critically appreciate our own cultures and personal histories, as well as the values and traditions of others. We seek and evaluate a range of points of view, and we are willing to grow from the experience.

  • 6th: Felicia Fallman
  • 7th: Stella Benítez
  • 8th: Zoe Vazquez, Lucienne Totti, Stella Puopolo, Juan Jose Jaramillo, Berkley Caudle
  • 9th: José Alberto Valdés
  • 10th: Alexandro Kontokalos
  • 11th: María Isabel Ríos

KNOWLEDGEABLE: We develop and use conceptual understanding, exploring knowledge across a range of disciplines. We engage with issues and ideas that have local and global significance. 

  • 6th: Shennen Torres
  • 7th: Lía Bermúdez
  • 8th: Justina Alvarez
  • 9th: Sofía Meléndez
  • 10th: Patricia Ramírez
  • 11th: Marcos Tamargo

PRINCIPLED: We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness and justice, and with respect for the dignity and rights of people everywhere. We take responsibility for our actions and their consequences.

  • 6th: María Emilia Lugo
  • 7th: Sergio Lugo
  • 8th: Jorge Adrich, Ignacio Sadurni, Javier Colon, Mia Potter
  • 9th: Daniela Cruz
  • 10th: Elizabeth Baruch
  • 11th: Félix Rolón


REFLECTIVE: We thoughtfully consider the world and our own ideas and experience. We work to understand our strengths and weaknesses in order to support our learning and personal development.

  • 6th: Alonso Abreu
  • 7th: Caridad Álvare
  • 8th: Richard Ho, Marcos Diaz, Nicolas Soltero, Miguel Busquets, Natalia Diaz, Amanda Gutierrez, Friso Kooij, Diego Perez, Rafael Rojo, Victoria Torres
  • 9th: Claudia Carús
  • 10th: Andrés Fierres
  • 11th: Matheus Bueno


THINKERS: We use critical and creative thinking skills to analyse and take responsible action on complex problems. We exercise initiative in making reasoned, ethical decisions.

  • 6th: Abraham Behar
  • 7th: Camelia Elías
  • 8th: Mariana Reyes, Alexandra Puig, George Kitsos, Aleida Fernandez, Daria Figlus, Yash Patel
  • 9th: Alana Badillo-Pérez
  • 10th: Fernando Totti
  • 11th: Pedro Colón

Budget Challenge

National Competition where students manage a household budget for 10 weeks.

Results from Baldwin School Team:

  • 3rd place: Yash Patel
  • 2nd place: Rani Patel
  • 1st place: Nikhil Patel
  • Team Captain with highest point total: Raj Patel.

National French Contest: Le Grand Concours

National Contest with 74,250 participants. 68 students from Baldwin School participated

French Level 1:

  •       Justina Álvarez 8th, 4th place Gold Medal, 2nd place in Puerto Rico Chapter.
  •       Nikhil Patel 8th, 6th place Silver Medal, 3rd place in Puerto Rico Chapter.
  •       Ignacio Pérez-García 8th, 10th place Silver Medal
  •       Ignacio Sadurni 8th, 11th place Silver Medal
  •       Ariana Sabnani 8th, 14th place Silver Medal

French Level 2:

  •       Dávila, Alana  9th, 10th place Silver Medal
  •       Sofía Meléndez 9th, 12th place Silver Medal
  •       Nicole Uribe Chinea 9th, 13th place Silver Medal
  •       Badillo, Alana 9th, 14th place Silver Medal
  •       Alejandra Lozada 9th, 15th place Silver Medal
  •       Isabela Rubí 9th, 15th place Silver Medal
  •       María Isabel Fortuño 9th, 16th place Bronze Medal

French Level 3:

  •       Jennifer Badillo 10th, 20th place Bronze
  •       Gonzalo Comas 10th, 19th place Bronze

French Level 4:

  •       Mariola Busquets 11th, 12th place Silver Medal, 2nd place in Puerto Rico Chapter.
  •       Beatriz Canals 11th, 18th place Bronze Medal
  •       Isabella Moran 11th, 12th place Silver Medal, 2nd place in Puerto Rico Chapter.
  •       Nicole Polish 11th, 16th Place Bronze Medal

French Level 5:

  •      Éric Álvarez 12th,  15th place Bronze Medal, 2nd place in Puerto Rico Chapter.
  •      Constanza Zavala 12th, 13th place Bronze Medal, 1st place in Puerto Rico Chapter.