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Hunter Constance
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hunter Constance is graduating cum laude. He is a four-time academic letterman, a member of the volleyball team for four years, and an active member of National Honor Society. He earned the President's Scholarship and Sun Devil Scholarship from Arizona State University. Hunter will be attending ASU in the fall to study civil engineering. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Harrison Constance
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Harrison Constance is graduating summa cum laude. He is a two-time varsity letterman in volleyball, a four-time academic letterman, and an active member of National Honor Society. He earned the President's Scholarship and Sun Devil Scholarship from Arizona State University. Harrison will be attending ASU in the fall to study aerospace engineering. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Kristiana Corona
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Kristiana Corona has been an active member of Hamilton's theatre department for all four years of high school. She has also been involved with Urban Lemmings, Hamilton's improv comedy club, since her junior year. She is a National Hispanic Scholar and head of fundraising for the International Thespian Society board. She has also been nominated for Best Actress at the Gammage High School Musical Theatre awards and made it to the top 5 actresses in Arizona. She has won multiple National Youth Arts Awards for her performances in and outside of Hamilton theatre. Kristiana will graduate with academic distinction and has a full ride to Kent State University in their Musical Theatre Bachelor of Fine Arts program. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Johnny Walker
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Johnny Walker has been a star on the Hamilton Boys Golf team as soon as he set foot on campus in 10th grade. Johnny led the team to two Division 1 state championships and was the individual state champion in 2019. Not only is Johnny a gifted golfer, but he is an outstanding teammate who is always willing to help his fellow golfers get better. Johnny has been awarded an athletic and academic scholarship to attend the University of Arizona and play on their top ranked Men's Golf Team. UA Men's golf has produced many PGA stars like Jim Furyk and Rory Sabatini. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Jolie Wahlberg
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Jolie Wahlberg participated in a wide range of activities over the course of her four years. She competed in Varsity Cross Country as well as Varsity Track and Field from 2017-2019. Additionally, she was captain of the JV soccer team from 2017-2018. She has held numerous leadership roles such as secretary, VP of Programs, and president of the National Charity League for the class of 2021, and president of the National Honors Society of Hamilton High School during her senior year. Furthermore, she has been a member of numerous clubs including National Honor Society, National Charity League Santan Chapter, Flower Girl Society, Fellowship of Christian Huskies, Spread Dlove (a subsidiary of the Tempe Diablos), and the National Spanish Honor Society. She has also completed over 300 hours of community service and will attend the University of Arizona. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Jessica Wastchak
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Jessica Wastchak has spent the majority of her four years in the Theatre Department. She has been a part of many shows including Katherine Blake in Freaky Friday, Elsa in Frozen Jr, and Tilly Evans in She Kills Monsters. She also helped with tech and even was assistant choreographer for Freaky Friday. Outside of being in the Theatre Department, she has participated in JV cross country and has kept up with challenging academic classes and will graduate summa cum laude. She is thrilled to continue her academic and theatrical training at NYU Tisch in the fall of 2021. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Alina Chisti
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Alina Chisti tutored students weekly as co-president of Peer Tutoring club, was lead intern for PeerSquared, editor-in-chief of Ink & Feather Magazine and active in Model UN, National Honors Society and American Red Cross Club. Alina volunteered at Nerding and NESA STEM camp, and won 3rd place at HISEF Science and Engineering Fair 2019. Her writing and photography were published in Blue Guitar Junior, Dear Adult World, and Scarlet Leaf Review, and WE! Climate Collaboratory. She was the 2020 ASU Poetry contest winner, National Honors Thespian directing two productions and placing in competitions, selected to perform at the Arizona Thespian Festival and have her script produced, performed at the Islamic Social Services Association Gala, and starred in a short film to increase mental health awareness in minority communities. Alina will graduate summa cum laude as a National AP Scholar with a state Arts Seal and plans to study chemical engineering at Carnegie Mellon or Cornell University. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Xenia Zhao
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Outside of her classes, Xenia Zhao is co-president of Math Club and Physics club at Hamilton, participating in multiple competitions per year. She is also passionate about research, in the past working on projects like plastic pollution and nanosensors. In addition to being a volunteer at ICAN (Improving Chandler Area Neighborhoods), she co-hosted a summer math boot camp and donated the proceeds to the organization. Xenia is driven by a love for everything that she does and is planning to major in engineering at MIT. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Brooke Romero
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Bright, bubbly, positive, leader, kind, outgoing, warm -- these are just a few words that come to mind when describing Hamilton High School senior Brooke Romero. Brooke is the current student body president, a role she has been working toward since freshman year. Despite the limited opportunities for student activities this school year, Brooke has maintained her positive attitude and done her best to lead the student body with optimism and engagement. During her years at HHS, Brooke has been extremely dedicated to making the high school experience one to remember for her peers. In addition to the long hours planning dances, assemblies and decorating the gym countless times, Brooke has maintained a high GPA and held down a job. She has been a wonderful leader throughout her four years at Hamilton and the school will miss her when she graduates. The world is about to get a wonderful young lady! Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Ethan Farabee
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Ethan Farabee was a member of the National Honor Society and received the 4.0 award. He was a member of the JV soccer team and later was the varsity team manager. He will be attending the Arizona State University Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering to study materials engineering. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Kennedy Constance
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Kennedy Constance is graduating magma cum laude. She is a four-time academic letterman, played softball for Hamilton, was an active member of Leo Club and National Honor Society, as well as Link Crew co-president. She earned the Provost Scholarship and Sun Devil Scholarship from Arizona State University. Kennedy will be attending ASU in the fall to study secondary education emphasizing in mathematics. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Payton Kain
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Payton Kain is graduating magna cum laude, a four-time academic letterman. She has been a member of Leo Club, National Honor Society, Link Crew and Culinary program. She has earned the Lumberjack and the Elks Legacy scholarships. Payton will be attending Northern Arizona University this Fall, majoring in business management. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Nidhi Athreya
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Nidhi Athreya has been an amazing student since the moment she walked into the halls of Hamilton! Nidhi has been training as a classic Indian vocalist for over 10 years. She completed her Arangetam about a year ago, which is three hour grueling performance with 15 songs. Nidhi participates in the ASU SCENE program doing high level research in biodesign. She also is active in the Girls Who Code club and helped create a TELEHEALTH program for seniors to get assistance during COVID. Nidhi is truly an amazing young lady! She will be attending Washington University-St. Louis Biomedical in the fall. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Alec Gonzalez
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Alec Gonzalez serves as a leader in math club, where he has held the position of vice president for the past two years. He has been fortunate to attend the Math League Nationals for the past three consecutive years. Alec is an active member of both National and Spanish Honor Society here at Hamilton. He has also been a member of the boy's varsity tennis team for the past two years and served as co-captain this past year. Outside of school, Alec founded a math club at his former elementary school which he's been running for the past three years. Alexander will be attending Columbia University in the fall where he plans to major in applied math with exposure to computer science. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Tanner Holder
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Tanner Holder is the kind of student who makes you smile just by being near him. He somehow seems to never have a bad day -- instead he is always cheering on those around him. Tanner is a hard working student who maintains good grades while working AND running his own bakery business. He is a four-year student government officer, holding various positions during his tenure. He is a wonderful representative of Hamilton and will be sorely missed. Tanner will be attending Arizona State University to study interior design. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Ria Bhatti
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Ria Bhatti is an extremely impressive young lady. She is a four-year student government officer and a member of speech and debate. Ria earns exceptionally high grades while being a well-rounded student and person. She is wonderfully creative and artistically talented. She is smart, kind, funny and high achieving. She will definitely be going on to do great things. Ria will be attending Barrett, the Honors College at ASU. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Joshua Grumski-Flores
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Joshua Grumski-Flores has been a member of the Model UN, where he was awarded the Distinguished Delegate at the Maricopa Community College Model UN competition his junior year. He has served in leadership roles for both Orchestra Club and Math Club. Math has always been a strength for him, and Joshua has been fortunate to share his knowledge by tutoring his peers from geometry on up to differential equations and multivariable calculus. Outside of school, his passion is karate. He holds a second degree black belt and is continuously working on his skills to improve. He has served as a karate instructor for the past four years at the studio he attends, working with ages three on up. His devotion for teaching others self-defense, karate forms, and how to spar keep him focused on his power to give back. Joshua will be attending Arizona State University in the fall on the President's Scholarship. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Abhinav Adari
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Abhinav Adari was named a National Merit Finalist. Abhinav was a member of the 2020 regional and state championship Academic Decathlon team, and a co-captain of the 2021 regional and state championship team. He earned multiple medals and scholarships throughout his time as a decathlete, distinguishing himself particularly in the Economics category. Abhi earned a full scholarship to attend Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University where he will major in economics. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Jacoby Sypher
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Jacoby Sypher was DECA vice president for the 2019-20 school year. He reformed the club, leading them to a state competition where multiple teammates placed first and qualified for nationals. Jacoby was an active member of the Speech and Debate where he won local tournaments and attended qualifiers for nationals. In Speech and Debate, Jacoby participated in congress and public forum. To further his goals and achieve a college scholarship, he participated in AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination). He trained and was involved with the track team during his junior year. Jacoby volunteered as a tutor at Bogle Junior High twice a week to assist students who needed extra help. Jacoby will graduate magna cum laude and as an AP Scholar with Distinction. He has been offered the Presidential Academic Scholarship to George Washington where he will study constitutional law and political science. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Cade Russo
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Cade Russo has had an incredible student career at Hamilton. He has been involved in numerous clubs and other activities including AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination), freshmen football, track and field (four years), and varsity cross country (three years.) He is the current AIA Track and Field Division One 800-meter State Champion and school record holder with at time of 1:54.64. He received the Outstanding Senior Boy and Track MVP awards this year for Hamilton's track and field. He is the recipient of the Al and Jean Howell Track and Field Scholarship. In addition to his accomplishments in sports, he is an IMPACT scholar and scholarship recipient for volunteering with numerous organizations totaling 150 hours. He currently serves as the Photography Club president and Cross Country Club Board secretary. Cade's passions are cars, photography, and running. Cade will continue his education and run track for the University of Arizona. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Lauren Kim
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Lauren Kim will graduate magna cum laude with a 4.45 GPA. She was also selected for the Governor's School at Chapel Hill High School in North Carolina -- a five-week summer residential program for intellectually gifted high school students. She enjoys photography, playing acoustic guitar, reading, and making crafts and is an excellent skier. She plans to attend Arizona State University in the fall. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Jahara Campbell
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Jahara Campbell is an excellent student athlete. She was on the volleyball team: First Team 6A conference; First Team All CUSD; and First Team Premier Region. Jahara will be attending University of Colorado on a volleyball scholarship. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Carter Lewis
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Carter Lewis is a student-athlete. He has a GPA of 4.4 and is a varsity runner for the Hamilton cross country and track & field teams. A state qualifier for the 4x800m, 1600m and 800m, Carter Lewis made huge improvements in his running that earned him a position on the University of San Francisco cross country and track & field team, which is an NCAA Division One school. Throughout Carter's high school career he performed many community service hours and volunteered with the National Brain Tumor Society, Distressed Children in Need and Matthews Crossing Food Bank in addition to giving back to his sport and volunteering at youth track and field meets. Carter served on the March of Dimes Youth Leadership Council Outreach and Engagement Coordinator and committed over 40 hours to advocacy and fundraising. Carter will attend University of San Francisco to study business analytics and compete for the San Francisco Dons in cross country and track and field. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Diana Ethridge
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Diana Ethridge is an accomplished student athlete. She was the Hamilton volleyball team captain. The team was named First Team All-Conference 6A & First Team Premier Region. Diana will attend West Point to continue her volleyball career. Hamilton High Senior Highlights
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Sophia Crone
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Sophia Crone is an excellent student and an exceptional individual. She is caring, patient and most importantly a team player. Sophia is very kind to all her classmates and doesn’t hesitate to tutor them if they need help. Her positive attitude, kind smile and daily deeds from her heart without expecting rewards is commendable. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Stormy Light
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Stormy Light goes above and beyond her role as a student to help those around her. Besides her excellent attendance record and always being on time, Stormy helps fellow students and is always eager to share what she has learned. Even when it's at times difficult to do so, Stormy keeps a positive attitude and helps with class morale. She is an amazing young woman who deserves to be recognized. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Sarah Zhang
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Sarah Zhang was named a National Merit Finalist. Sarah is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Vivian Zhao
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Vivian Zhao was named a National Merit Finalist. Sarah is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Morgan Davis
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Morgan Davis is the captain of Hamilton High School's varsity pomline. She is a four-year varsity letterman and three-time All-American and UDA Pin It Forward recipient. Morgan is also on Hamilton High School's competition dance team, Hamilton Dance Company. Along with being the vice president of philanthropy for the National Charity League's Class of 2020, Morgan has held several other leadership positions in the six years she has been a member of that organization. Morgan is a Chandler Service Club Class of 2020 Flower Girl. This past fall, Morgan held a donation drive and collected new socks and underwear to be donated to the Clothes Cabin, a local charity. Morgan will be attending Grand Canyon University this fall where she will be majoring in nursing. Morgan's goal is to become a nurse practitioner. Morgan has received several scholarships, including those from Grand Canyon University and the National Football League. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Maxwell Bregman
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Max Bregman's natural leadership ability is reflected in his being selected as county representative for Boys State in Arizona, leading 90 boys to organize and develop the best county possible. He was captain of the varsity tennis team and coaches and volunteers for many organizations. Max exhibits creativity and motivation for product design and development, and was the founder and president of LaunchX, an entrepreneurial club providing a platform for high schoolers to create a business. Active in Model United Nations and as a committee leader, they won regional awards. Max is also a magician and runs a DJ and photography entertainment business. He was named a national winner of the Most Valuable Student Elks Foundation Scholarship. He was also awarded the Flinn Foundation Scholarship, President's Scholarship, USAA Collegiate Scholarship, and the Chandler Education Foundation (CEF) Impact and Bogle Family scholarships. Max will attend ASU to major in entrepreneurship and engineering. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Sherif Elsayed
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Sherif Elsayed is a junior at Hamilton High School and graduating this year as a junior with more than 60 college credits. He has volunteered at Banner Desert Hospital since last year. He will attend Arizona State University to study political science and economics, after which he plans to study pharmacy at Midwestern University. His dreams are to become politician and pharmacist. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Scott Kanning
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Scott Kanning is a graduating senior from Hamilton High School. The youngest of three siblings, both his older sister and brother are Husky Alumni. Scott is a student-athlete who has played club soccer for five years and was a proud member of the Hamilton Huskies boys varsity team. Scott is graduating with a 3.98 GPA and is a recipient of the Northern Arizona University Lumberjack Scholarship. He will be studying biology at Northern Arizona University in pursuit of becoming a physical therapist. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Morgan Fowler
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Morgan Fowler will attend Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University to major in political science (B.S.) on the New American University scholarship as a National Hispanic Scholar. Morgan was president of Girl Up, event coordinator on the Girl Up Arizona state board, and committee leader of Model UN in which she won the awards of Distinguished Delegate, runner-up Best Delegate, and Best Country Award at the Maricopa Community College competition. She was also a member of We the People, which won third place at the state competition. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Emily Abraham
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Emily Abraham was named a National Merit Scholar in May. Emily was among 7,600 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Winners are the Finalist candidates judged to have the strongest combination of academic skills and achievements, extracurricular accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous university studies. Emily was also awarded the National Scholar Award, the Blue Chip Scholarship, and the CEF Impact Scholarship. She will be attending the University of Arizona majoring in physiology. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Devrath Iyer
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Devrath Iyer was named a National Merit Scholar in May. Devrath was among 7,600 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Winners are the Finalist candidates judged to have the strongest combination of academic skills and achievements, extracurricular accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous university studies. He was awarded the Regeneron Science Talent Scholarship, Intel Andy Grove Scholarship and the National Merit Corporation Scholarship. He'll be attending Carnegie Mellon University majoring in computer science. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Burke Peterson
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Burke Peterson was named a National Merit Scholar in May. Burke is among 7,600 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Winners are the Finalist candidates judged to have the strongest combination of academic skills and achievements, extracurricular accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous university studies. He was awarded the Heritage Scholarship, National Merit Corporation Scholarship, and the Intel Andy Grove Scholarship. He'll be attending Brigham Young University majoring in the pre-med program. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Karina Yang
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Karina Yang was named a National Merit Scholar. Karina is among 7,600 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Winners are the Finalist candidates judged to have the strongest combination of academic skills and achievements, extracurricular accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous university studies. She was also awarded the Presidential Scholarship, Veteran of Foreign Wars Scholarship in Art, Western Governors' Association Award in Art and the Distinguished Young Women Scholarship. She will be attending the University of Southern California majoring in mechanical engineering. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Nivea Krishnan
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Nivea Krishnan was named a National Merit Finalist. Nivea is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. She was awarded the Presidential Scholarship, the Phoenix Rotary Scholarship, the National Merit/Jacobs Engineering Scholarship, and the Distinguished Young Woman Scholarship. Nivea will be attending the University of Southern California majoring in public policy. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Chloe Leff
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Chloe Leff was named a National Merit Finalist. Chloe is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. She was also awarded the National Scholar Award, Grady and Kathryn Gammage Scholarship, and the CEF Impact Scholarship. Chloe will be attending Arizona State University majoring in biochemistry. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Neya Balakrishna
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Neya Balakrishna was named a National Merit Finalist. Neya is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. An AP Merit Scholar, Neya is graduating summa cum laude with a 4.89 GPA, received scholarship offers valuing $1.2 million, and was accepted to 18 honors colleges. Holding multiple leadership positions, she is a Presidential Volunteer Service Award winner, president of the Hamilton Red Cross, and vice president of program for the National Charity League. She is a member of Spanish Honor Society and National Honors Society. An active emergency room volunteer at Honor Health Hospital, Neya will be attending University of Arizona to study neuroscience and cognitive science with dual minor in Spanish and art. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Julia Fletcher
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Julia Fletcher was named a National Merit Finalist. Julia is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. She was also awarded a New American University Scholar scholarship and a Science and Technology scholarship through CEF. She is graduating summa cum laude and is an AP Scholar. At Hamilton, Julia played the cello in orchestra and was a peer facilitator. She volunteers at the New Song Center. Julia will be attending Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University to study biomedical engineering. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Margaret Han
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Margaret Han was named a National Merit Finalist. Margaret is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Jihyun Lee
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Jihyun Lee was named a National Merit Finalist. Jihyun is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. She is a member of the Backpack Club, Students for Sustainable Schools Club, National Honors Society, Spanish Honors Society, Bring Change to Mind Club, Baking with Benevolence and a Link Crew leader. She has also held an officer's position in four of these clubs. Outside of school, Jihyun has volunteered at Chandler Regional and at I-HELP at the Community Action Agency. She will be attending Duke in the fall, majoring in biomedical engineering while on the pre-med track. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Ashley Lepham
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Ashley Lepham was named a National Merit Finalist. Ashley is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Ashley participated in National Honors Society, was a member of Students for Sustainable Schools (recycling program) for three years and secretary for her senior year, and was secretary for Baking with Benevolence for one year. She is planning to major in software engineering at ASU. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Rebecca Li
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Rebecca Li was named a National Merit Finalist. Rebecca is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Elissa Matlock
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Elissa Matlock was named a National Merit Finalist. Elissa is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Elissa placed 3rd in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Art Contest, 2nd in the CCSA Art Contest, and was also awarded the Page Scholarship for music. Elissa plans to attend Johns Hopkins in the fall to major in computer science and then on to med school. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Rohan Sathe
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Rohan Sathe was named a National Merit Finalist. Rohan is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Rohan has been involved in Speech and Debate, Honors Science Research and Science Olympiad. He was also awarded the Intel Scholarship. Rohan plans to attend the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he intends to pursue a career in the field of computer science. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Dev Singhania
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Dev Singhania was named a National Merit Finalist. Dev is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Dev was a part of Speech and Debate and Math club. He volunteered at ICAN (Improving Chandler Area Neighborhoods) to help underprivileged students in the Chandler area. He was also Chairman of the Chandler Mayor's Youth Commission through which did unique civil engagement activities and volunteered at events. He also participated in the Congressional Award and got the Silver Certificate of Honor through that volunteer program. Dev will be majoring in electrical engineering and minoring in statistics at Texas A&M as a Brockman Scholar. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Kevin Tang
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Kevin Tang was named a National Merit Finalist. Kevin is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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Antonio Valdez
SENIOR HIGHLIGHT:  Hamilton senior Antonio Valdez was named a National Merit Finalist. Antonio is among 15,000 finalists nationwide out of more than 1.6 million students in some 22,000 high schools who enter the National Merit Scholarship competition annually when they take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Finalists are the highest-scoring program entrants in each state and represent the top 0.5% of the state's senior students. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights
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