The Williston Northampton School chapter of the Cum Laude Society inducted 12 members from the Class of 2016 during its Commencement ceremony on May 29, 2016.
The Cum Laude Society, founded in 1906 and modeled after Phi Beta Kappa, honors scholastic achievement in secondary schools. The society has more than 350 chapters, with the majority in independent schools. In 1921, Williston Academy became a member of the society, followed by Northampton School for Girls in 1951. In 1971, a new charter was created for The Williston Northampton School.
The following students were inducted during the ceremony under a tent on the Quad:
Zongzhe Li (Kevin)
Ta-Lian Tin (Vivian)