The Fay School in Southboro, MA gives out an award at graduation each year in memory of M.J. LaFoley.

The "Poteris Modo Velis" award is designated for a student who exemplifies qualities which are similar to those of M.J who always gave 100%. The award has been presented each year since M.J.'s death in 1992.

Past Recipients

2012

Samuel Taggart Vogel

2011

Hyun Jae Kim

2010

2009

Molly Curley

2008

Jacob "Jake" Cahill

2007

Dan Cmejla

2006

Nick Hazenberg

2005

Diogenes Nunez

2004

Ben Olsson

2003

Michelle Weisman

2002

Anne Wakeman

2001

Patrick Ho Maxwell

2000

Sean Bowen

1999

In-Hwa Park

1998

Jonathan McGrath Cooney

1997

Duk Woo Kim

1996

Gregory James Christensen

1995

Sarah Lena Newton

1994

Elizabeth Ajin Kim

1993

Hilary Gregory Sawyer

1992

Francine Bashan