Fifty–five students from McGill-Toolen Catholic High School have been awarded the title of “AP Scholar”. They scored 3 out of 5 on at least 3 or more AP Exams. Twelve of them were designated as AP Scholars with Honor because they scored 3.25 or higher on at least 4 AP exams. Thirteen others are AP Scholar with Distinction by scoring 3.5 or higher on at least 5 AP exams.

The senior AP Scholars are Allison Bourdon, Frank Foley, Ian Garrison, Sophia Girardeau, Morgan Harlan, Rife Jones, Addy Lockett, Cassie Mahler, Denman Mims, Connor Plessala, Kathleen Powers, Marie Robison, Ashley Roca, Emily Smith, Katherine Sweet, Kayla Thomas, Fallon Thompson, Nicole Walker, Hallea Ward and Lauren Webber. The Class of 2011 AP Scholars are Andrew Barbera, Ryan Campbell, James Friedlander, Blayne Henning, Luke Madison, Catherin Odom, Ashley Pierce, Jennifer Rensink and Sarah Schneider.

The senior AP Scholars with Honor are Brantley Arata, Kendal Dekle, Michael Duffey, Adrian Eves, Matthew Heubach, Paul Lagarde, Sean Landry, Chiedza Mupanomunda, and Ali Pardue.

The Class of 2011 AP Scholars with Honor are Kathleen Brandau, Ryan O’Connor, and Claire Schmidt/p>

The Class of 2011 AP Scholars with Distinction are Abigail Alsip, Keith Castelin, Claire Cawthon, Evan Cox, Philip Dempsey, Amira El-Hamaki, Kaitlin Fellrath, Iliana Garcia, Mary McElroy, Peyton Plessala, David Roveda, Melinda Russo, and Don Wagnon.

Pictured are the McT senior AP Scholars: Sophia Giradeau, Katherine Sweet, Nicole Walker, Lauren Webber, Kathleen Powers, Cassie Mahler, Chiedza Mupanomunda, Ali Pardu, Kendal Dekle, Michael Duffey, Allison Bourdon, Matthew Heubach, Addy Lockett, Sean Landry,Kayla Thomas, Brantley Arata, Marie Robison, Frank Foley, Fallon Thompson, Hallea Ward, Ashley Roca, Iam Garrison, Adrian Eves, Denman Mims, Paul Lagarde, Emily Smith, Morgan Harlan, Connor Plessala and Rife Jones.

Physical Education Faculty

Gretchen Boykin
P.E. Department Chair
Bio: 8 years at McGill-Toolen and 8 years in education
Education: BS in Dietetics University of Montevallo
Courses: Health, Varsity Volleyball
Extra assignments: Head Volleyball Coach

Carla Berry
Bio: 3nd year at McGill-Toolen, 3 years in Education
Education:Louisiana State University Mass Communications, emphasis in Advertising
Courses: Computer Literacy, Girls Basketball PE
Extra assignments: Girls Basketball Head Coach

Thomas Buhring
Bio: 34 years at McGill-Toolen and 39 years in education
Education: U of Mobile BS in Business, USA BS in Education, USA Drivers ed degree
Courses: Drivers Education
Extra assignments: Football, Golf


Wayne Davis
Bio: 2nd year at McGill-Toolen, 31 years in Education
Education: B.A. Sewanee English; M.A. Auburn Physical Education
Courses: Physical Education, Athletic Weight Training
Extra assignments: Assistant Football Coach

Bill Griffin
Athletic Director
Bio: 24 years at McGill-Toolen and 25 years in education
Education: BS in Physical Education, University of South Alabama 1988
Extra assignments:

Phillip Murphy
Bio: 6 years McGill-Toolen and 12 years in Education
Education: B.S. Social-Science University Of Mobile 2001,Class B Certification- Social-Science 6-12
Courses: Drivers Ed, US History, Boys Baseketball PE
Extra assignments: Head Boy's Basketball coach, Assistant Athletic Director

Louis "D.D." Thompson
Bio: 5 years at McGill-Toolen
Education: Tulane University -BA Physical Education
Courses: P.E.
Extra assignments: Varsity Football Coach,
Head Boy's Golf Coach

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