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    The Chandler Unified School District is a premier district of choice.  Our graduates are second to none!

    Beside their many other accomplishments, we are proud to report that during the 2017-2018 school year, Chandler Unified School District graduates earned over $136.4 million in scholarships, 33,495 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and 107,119 hours of service learning.  Wow!

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    Divider and spacer Visit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005664Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that ACP Erie 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $30,202,750 in scholarships!
    • 3,692 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 5,286 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005665Basha High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Basha High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $23,898,869 in scholarships!
    • 4,541 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 19,561 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005666Chandler High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Chandler High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $23,175,000 in scholarships!
    • 5,012 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 20,125 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005663Hamilton High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Hamilton High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $36,294,225 in scholarships!
    • 9,642 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 25,057 hours of service learning
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005667Perry High - (2017-2018) OUR GRADUATES:
    We are proud to report that Perry High 2017-18 graduates earned:
    • A whopping $22,917,846 in scholarships!
    • 8,900 hours of college credit (AP and Dual Credit), and
    • 15,381 hours of service learning
     
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    Highlighting our Impressive Seniors

    Our BRAGS! 
    Honors, Awards and Special Programs

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    Divider and spacer Molly WoodwardVisit Chandler Online Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005581Chandler Online Academy - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Molly Woodward was Chandler Online Academy's valedictorian this year. Molly's ability to balance rigorous academic courses along with her intense ballet training at the Brooksher Ballet Academy has been impressive. Molly is off to pursue a career dancing with an elite ballet company. She is not sure which company she will end up with, but has had tryouts across the United States as well as a few international offers. Chandler Online Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Reid MillerVisit Chandler Online Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005582Chandler Online Academy - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Reid Miller has spent the past four years at Chandler Online Academy and playing ice hockey for the North American Hockey League in Pennsylvania. He was able to train/play out of state and still do very well academically. He graduates with the goal of attending college back east while pursuing a career in professional ice hockey in either the United States or Canada. Chandler Online Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jadyn GordonVisit Chandler Online Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005583Chandler Online Academy - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jadyn Gordon graduated with her high school diploma from Chandler Online Academy, and she was able to finish the Nursing program at EVIT (East Valley Institute of Technology) and earn her LNA (Licensed Nursing Assistant) diploma as well. She currently works at Banner Hospital in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and will continue to do so as she attends Arizona State University in the fall to pursue a major in Nursing and Health Innovation. Chandler Online Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Camden PulkinenVisit Chandler Online Academy WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005584Chandler Online Academy - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Camden Pulkinen attended Chandler Online Academy and trained at the United States Ice Skating Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado for the past four years. Not only was he able to graduate high school, but he won the silver at the Junior Grand Prix (JPG) Final 2017, was the 2017 JPG Austria Champion, and is the 2018 U.S. National Junior Champion. He also placed 6th in the World Championships this year. Camden will attend the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs this fall and pursue his goal of skating in the Olympics in 2022 in Bejing, China. Chandler Online Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleckzandra AgustinVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005585Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Aleckzandra Agustin is in the top 1% of her class. She was named the U.S. winner by the Goethe-Institut, was awarded their 2017 Award of Excellence and will be traveling to Germany this summer to attend a 3-week-long German language class either in Berlin or Bremen. Aleckzandra is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005586Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Alexis Noguera of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Navy. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Julie CruceVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005609Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: This winter, the Chandler High School Winter Guard earned a state championship anchored by senior Julie Cruce. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jihan FajutVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005610Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Jihan Fajut is graduating in the top 1% of the Chandler High Class of 2018. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jai GruenwaldVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005600Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jai Gruenwald is arguably the most decorated athlete of the Chandler High class of 2018. Jai took state in the 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles, the triple jump (for the 2nd straight year) and long jump (for the 4th straight year) breaking a 40 year old state record on her way to scoring 40 points in the state track meet -- which is nearly unheard of in track and field. Jai participated in National Signing Day 2018 and signed a letter of intent to run track at UCLA. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jackson KolsrudVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005599Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Jackson Kolsrud of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Air Force. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Visit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005598Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Haley Wolf won the 2018 Division I individual Women's State Championship in 3200 meters. Haley participated in National Signing Day 2018 and signed a letter of intent to run track/cross country at Oregon State. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Freddy AyalaVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005597Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Freddy Ayala of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Navy. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Faith EverettVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005593Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Faith Everett was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ethan MadisonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005592Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Ethan Madison was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ta'Mir WatersVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005604Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Ta'Mir Waters is the Division I State champion in Men's 400 meters and 4 x 400 meters. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Shelby BellahVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005596Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Shelby Bellah was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Selena RehderVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005595Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Selena Rehder was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Selena also took Gold at the Arizona FCCLA competition and will represent Arizona at the FCCLA National Competition in Atlanta, Georgia. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sang HuynhVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005612Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Sang Huynh is graduating in the top 1% of the Chandler High Class of 2018. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Erin Mulhern-GuillierVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005591Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Erin Mulhern-Guillier has been recognized by the College Board as a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ava HamiltonVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005588Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ava Hamilton was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Aleyna MeeVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005587Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Aleyna Mee has been recognized by the College Board as a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Aleyna is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Zaire ChestVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005608Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Zaire Chest is the Division I Women's State Champion in 4X400 Relay. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Trevor NewmanVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005607Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Trevor Newman of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Coast Guard. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Terry YangVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005605Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Terry Yang is the Division I individual State champion in Boy's Swimming for 200 Freestyle. Terry signed a letter of intent to swim at the collegiate level. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Samantha PondsVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005603Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Samantha Ponds is the Division I Women's State Champion in discus. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Richard TorresVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005602Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Richard Torres of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Marine Corps. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Rebecca CarterVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005601Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: We recognize Rebecca Carter of the Class of 2018 who continues the theme of Chandler High's tradition of excellence, committing to protect our country's freedom by enlisting in the Navy. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nathan KummetVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005611Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Nathan Kummet is graduating in the top 1% of the Chandler High Class of 2018. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Michael KlaussVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005606Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Michael Klauss is the Division I individual State champion in Boy's Swimming for 200 Individual Medley. Michael signed a letter of intent to swim at the collegiate level. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Leeann ValenzuelaVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005594Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Leeann Valenzuela was a member of Chandler High's Future Farmers of America (FFA) Agricultural Business Team, winning first place at the State competition. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kylie WelchVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005590Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Kylie Welch was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Aleyna is also a Commended student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, placing among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students (top 3%) who took the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kerri WelchVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005589Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Kerri Welch was named to the All-CUSD Cross-Country Team. She was also a member of the Chandler High Girls Cross Country team, winning the AIA Division I State title for the second time in three years. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jose Camargo RamirezVisit Hill Academy at ICAN WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005381Hill Academy at ICAN - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: The Saunders Montague Perseverance Award recipient from Hill Academy at ICAN is Jose Camargo Ramirez. Jose took a nearly three-year hiatus from high school after facing some personal struggles. Earlier this year, at the age of 20, Jose learned he was going to be a father. Jose had one goal in mind before the birth of his son -- and that was to graduate high school. One credit shy of achieving that goal, Jose asked to re-enroll in school and accomplished his dream just days shy of the birth of his son, Josiah. Hill Learning Academy Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Gevon GrimesVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005361Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Gevon Grimes has a 3.2 GPA, is a member of the Football and Track & Field teams, and is the 2018 Men's Varsity Long Jump Division I State Champion. He will be attending Maricopa Community College on an athletic scholarship. Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ben MesnikVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005374Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ben Mesnik has a 3.8 GPA and is drum major for marching band, president of HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America), president of Band Council, on the LINK Crew, and a member of the American Sign Language National Honor Society and Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Arizona. He will be attending ASU in the fall. Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arica AresVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005375Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Arica Ares has 4.2 GPA and is president of KDC (Kismet Dance Company, the performance ensemble and dance team at Basha High School), captain of Varsity Pom, on the LINK Crew, and a member of National Honor Society and National Honor Society of the Dance Arts. She will be attending University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hannah SkocypecVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005376Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hannah Skocypec has a 4.6 GPA and is president of both Science is Fun and the Living Unified Club, a member of National Honor Society and Honors Science Research, and is active in Unified Sports. She won 2nd Place in Microbiology at the 2018 Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF), 1st place, Best of Fair: Senior Division, GoDaddy Award and Future Innovator of the Year Nomination in Microbiology: Senior Division at the 2018 Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF), and progressed on to compete at the prestigious Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh. Hannah will be attending ASU next year. Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Allison ChiouVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005378Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Allison Chiou currently has a 4.7 GPA. She swam for the CHS Swim Team (State Runners-Up) and served as an officer for the Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research (SSBTR) Club. Allison will attend Wellesley in the fall. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sophia ChanVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005295Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: ACP Erie senior Sophia Chan won 1st place in the 12th grade category for the 2018 Better Business Bureau of Greater Arizona Laws of Life Essay Contest. She received a $1,000 scholarship at the Torch Award for Ethics Banquet on May 15, 2018. ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alegra AguayoVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005280Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Alegra Aguayo is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Alegra is an outstanding young lady who has played soccer most of her life. She plans on attending the Colorado School of Mines and will study Engineering and play soccer for the Miners.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Caroline AriasVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005281Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Caroline Arias is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Caroline is the 2nd Arias to earn this distinction. She will be attending Arizona State where she will study Food Service Management. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lexi FloresVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005282Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Lexi Flores is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Lexi is diligent with her work, committed to learning and respected by her peers. She is also knowledgeable, hardworking, and a compassionate student who dedicates herself to her academics, extracurricular involvement, and community with grace, confidence, and enthusiasm. Society needs more young women like Lexi who are willing to take action and help their fellow community members.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alexis SalinasVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005284Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton High senior Alexis Salinas is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Juliet SeeVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005285Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Juliet See is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Most of Juliet's family still resides in California, so her plans are to move there and go to college. She is hoping to attend College in California, possibly UC Irvine.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Valeria Valdes CosilionVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005286Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Valeria Valdes Cosilion is a Distinguished Honors Scholar, an AP Scholar and a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Valeria is a very involved and motivated student at Hamilton. She is a member of National Honor Society, the UNICEF CLUB and the Future Business Leaders of America.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Andrea MartinezVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005287Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Andrea Martinez is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Andrea states, "After graduation, I plan to attend the University of Arizona to purse a nursing degree."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kennedy WagnerVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005288Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Kennedy Wagner is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Kennedy states, "After graduation, I plan on double majoring in Spanish and Pre-Med. I'm not sure where I plan on going to college, however Vanderbilt is one of my top options."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Anthony LucasVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005289Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Anthony Lucas is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Anthony states, "I am planning on attending flight school after graduation and pursing a degree in engineering with the University of North Dakota."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Manuel MoralesVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005290Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Manuel Morales is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Manuel states, "I plan on attending Arizona State to earn degrees in computer science and mathematics, hopefully leading to work in the field of machine learning."
    Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Thomas HowardVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005292Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Thomas Howard is a National Hispanic Scholar. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) was initiated in 1983 by the College Board to identify outstanding Hispanic high school students. Each year the NHRP identifies approximately 5,000 of the highest scoring Hispanic students in the nation who took the PSAT/NMSQT during their junior year.

    Thomas states, "I plan on attending the University of Arizona for engineering."
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Hope MeltonVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005246Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hope Melton is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She states, "After high school graduation, I plan to study biochemistry at Arizona State University. In the future, I hope to become a pediatrician and to raise a family." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Keene PatarakunVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005247Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Keene Patarakun is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. Keene states, "My plan after high school graduation is to pursue a degree in Biochemistry and ultimately get an MD or PhD at the end of the road. As of now, my plan for colleges is still a bit cloudy, but I do have a list in mind that I have either applied to or currently in the application process for. So far, my list includes ASU, U of A, Johns Hopkins, Stanford, and a few others. My future goal is to become a medical researcher and impact the world in some way, but I don't know enough about the specialized sciences yet to say what I want to do. I want to make my interest in science meaningful, and I think being a researcher will do just that." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nathan RowanVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005248Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Nathan Rowan is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "I plan to go to a college with a solid statistics program. I'm currently looking at the University of Chicago. Nothing specific currently, my goal is just to live a life that makes me happy." ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jin NiVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005249Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jin Ni was named a National Merit Scholar for 2018. She is passionate about learning and has received numerous other awards for her academic performance, including the 4.0 Award and AP Scholar with Distinction Award. She is president of the Endangered Animal Society whose mission is to raise money for various wildlife organizations. Jin has also worked at her family owned business, Zen's Chinese Restaurant, since the age of 14.

    Jin wants to attend the University of Chicago and pursue a degree in biochemistry. After she receives her degree, she hopes to study aboard and continue working in the field of science.
    Basha High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Rohit NandakumarVisit Basha High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005250Basha High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Rohit Nandakumar was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He is a natural leader academically and is graduating in the top of his class. He has a significant amount of special training in the field of science -- including being part of the National Science Foundation at Arizona State University, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University, and in 2014 and 2015 creating two apps, Diet Watcher and Health Connect.

    Rohit plans to attend a four year university and major in Biomedical Engineering/Computational Biology. He is currently working on publishing his research with other Ph.D students, and his goal is to one day attend medical school. He says he wants to give back to his community through his research.
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Brian NguyenVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005251Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Brian Nguyen is in the top 2% of his class, an IB Diploma Candidate, and was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. His International Baccalaureate (IB) Extended Essay topic addresses laws on women's health. Besides maintaining all As, Brian was also a tenor saxophonist in Jazz Band and Symphonic Band.

    Brian has prepared for a successful future in medicine by volunteering at Banner Baywood Medical Center's Emergency Department. He hopes to study pre-med at Stanford, UCLA, USC or U of A and become a surgeon.
    Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Daphne BakerVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005252Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Daphne Baker, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate in the top 1% of her class with a 4.82 GPA, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She hopes to study pre-med at Harvard or Stanford. She has always found ways to balance her high academic achievements with fun and friends. She heads the blood drive at Chandler High and created and hosted a district-wide leadership camp for 9th graders. Her IB Extended Essay topic is about cardiopulmonary bypass. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jonathan ChiouVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005253Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jonathan Chiou, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He has maintained a 4.78 GPA and balanced academics, clubs and swimming. He hopes to attend Harvard, Princeton or Stanford to study math. He started the Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research club at Chandler High to raise money and awareness for brain tumor research. Jonathan is completing is IB Extended Essay on violin waveforms. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Seth ChunVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005254Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Seth Chun, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He hopes to study Chemistry, Math and Engineering at Princeton, Harvard or Stanford. While maintaining a 4.67 GPA, Seth is also a competitive swimmer. He values teamwork and is sincerely interested in helping others. He is interested in continuing his study of different languages and being a global citizen. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Adam ChismarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005256Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Adam Chismar was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. ASU is his undergrad choice with a major in Chemical Engineering. Adam already knows he wants to get his master's degree in Food Science. UC Davis and Cornell top his wish list once he finishes his undergrad. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer David NelsenVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005234Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: David Nelsen is the most accomplished cross country/track runner in the history of Hamilton High, holding the school records in 5 of the 6 distance events while maintaining a 4.57 GPA and taking 8 AP courses. David has won 21 races at Hamilton and qualified for State in both cross country and track in each of his 4 seasons. In 2017, he finished 2nd in the 1600 M at the state meet and then anchored the 4 X 800 meter relay team that captured the state title.

    David is president of the National Honor Society and has been captain of the cross country & track team for the last two years. He is an Eagle Scout and led his scout troop for the last two years as assistant senior patrol leader and then as senior patrol leader. He was also recently named Mr. HHS. David has signed a National Letter of intent to the Naval Academy in Maryland.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Elissa TravisVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005235Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton Senior, Elissa Travis performed in the All-American Marching Band in San Antonio, Texas. Elissa was selected as a member of the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band. She played mellophone in the marching band AND she was awarded a scholarship as a future music educator. Congratulations to Elissa for the amazing honor! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jane WangVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005236Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton High senior Jane Wang was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. Among other honors, she wrote a piece about the Constitutional Convention titled "Cooperation through Compromise," for the Knight Essay Contest, sponsored by the Sons of the American Revolution and won $2,500 after placing second in the nation. Congratulations, Jane!

    Jane is captain of the Hamilton Academic Decathlon team, vice president of Quiz Bowl and the secretary of the UNICEF Club. She has a passion for law, government and history, and hopes to become a lawyer and a judge someday.
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lakshmi VallabhaneniVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005237Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Lakshmi Vallabhaneni earned the 2018 Flinn Scholarship, an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving seniors. The merit-based scholarship covers tuition, fees, room and board, at least two study-abroad experiences and is valued at more than $120,000. Lakshmi is also among 150 high school seniors selected out of 90,000 nationwide who will receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Morgan ParzychVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005239Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton Senior Morgan Parzych set a new school record in the 200 meter dash Friday night at the Queen Creek Saunders Montague Desert Classic with a time of 24.92 seconds. It was a great overall meet for Hamilton Track and Field where many athletes set personal records in their events and the Boys' team took second place overall. Congratulations also to all who competed. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Nya BucknerVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005240Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Nya Buckner was the winner of the Touching Hearts through Athletics Award honoring and encouraging athletes of outstanding character, athleticism and sportsmanship. The Touching Hearts through Athletics organization seeks to develop character beyond athletics: courage requiring action, integrity not limited to athletic competition, inspiration that fuels the pursuit of excellence, leadership that grafts others in, and selflessness that ignites generosity in daily living. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Paige GagliardiVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005241Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Local students are recognized by the International Thespian Society through the National Writing Competition. Only 12 students are picked in the nation, and Hamilton Theatre student Paige Gagliardi was selected as a National Semi-Finalist for Playwriting by the International Thespian Society. Congratulations, Paige, on this awesome accomplishment! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sachin JaishankarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005242Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Sachin Jaishankar was one of two Hamilton High seniors selected by Governor Doug Ducey as Arizona's Future Innovators of the Year. This recognition is for their development of a comprehensive method to isolate a nanoparticle from the bloodstream. This innovation could lead to a huge breakthrough for disease diagnosis. They will be honored at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation alongside leaders and innovators in business and technology from across the state.

    Sachin won 1st place in Biochemistry, Best of Fair in 2017 at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair. His passion for science, participation at ASU Research Labs, as well as his volunteer efforts at various hospitals have led him to follow his dream of becoming a medical doctor.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Somil JainVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005245Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Somil Jain was one of two Hamilton High seniors selected by Governor Doug Ducey as Arizona's Future Innovators of the Year. This recognition is for their development of a comprehensive method to isolate a nanoparticle from the bloodstream. This innovation could lead to a huge breakthrough for disease diagnosis. They will be honored at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation alongside leaders and innovators in business and technology from across the state.

    Somil would like to go into the medical field and become either an oncologist or a pulmonologist, while conducting his own clinical research on the side.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Samantha KamathVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005243Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Samantha Kamath is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. Among her awards, she also took first place in the Sun Lakes Rotary Speech Contest. Six Chandler Unified high schools competed for top honors. Samantha made her Husky family proud by handily securing the first place spot. She was awarded the grand prize for Sister Cities International's Young Artist and Authors Showcase in 2016.

    Samantha would like to major in Biomedical Engineering and Political Science/Public Policy in college.
    Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sara GoldsobelVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005244Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Hamilton senior Sarah Goldsobel competed in a Career through Culinary Program cooking competition. Beginning with 144 students, they were reduced to the top 30. After practicing some 45 hours over break, she competed on Saturday, March 24th. At the awards breakfast, Sarah was awarded a $128,000 full tuition scholarship to Johnson and Wales University in Denver, Colorado. Congratulations, Sarah! Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Dorothy TungVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005261Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Dorothy Tung is a member of the HHS National Honor Society and Link Crew. She is a talented musician and has competed in various musical competitions. Through her music, Dorothy has impacted the community by performing in retirement homes across the East Valley. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Emily Van CampVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005262Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Emily Van Camp is a member of the Hamilton National Honor Society and the Writing Club. She has been involved in Girls Scouts since 1st grade and has attained the rank of Ambassador. Emily plans on studying Graphic Design in college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Greyson SmithVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005263Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Greyson Smith is a 2018 National Merit Scholar and a key member of the Hamilton Theatre program. He had the lead role in the school production of Shrek, the Musical which required him to spend hours in makeup each performance. Grey hopes to pursue a career in Theatre Productions following college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ishaan BakhleVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005264Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ishaan Bakhle is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He wants to major in Government at Cornell University where they have a specific major that is very appealing to his interests. Eventually would like to go into Law. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jerry ZhuVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005265Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jerry Zhu is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He is involved in Model UN, the Math Club and the Game Design Club at Hamilton, and is very interested in a career in STEM-focused fields. Jerry enjoys researching the connection between mathematics and art. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jewel RaskeVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005266Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit and National Hispanic Scholar Jewel Raske has a cumulative grade point average of 4.8, 25th in the senior class. She would like to attend the University of Arizona next year, majoring in Philosophy. In her spare time, Jewel likes to hang out with family and friends. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Karthik RajkumarVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005267Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Karthik Rajkumar is currently 15 in his class with a grade point average of 4.85, and was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. His first choice for college is Stanford University where he plans to study computer science and artificial intelligence. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Lena HanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005268Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Lena Han is passionate about music and the arts. She developed a club on campus that plays music at retirement homes -- a simple act of kindness to bring live music to places that rarely receive entertainment. Lena is exploring a career in public policy relating to the arts, data analysis or something related to economics field. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Maggie LyonsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005269Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Maggie Lyons was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She plans on attending the University of Arizona and studying Mining Engineering. She has a passion for geology and wants to eventually travel the world working as a mining engineer/geologist. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Robin BailsVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005270Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Robin Bails wants to attend ASU and major in business. She is business-minded and wants to pursue that interest in her undergraduate degree. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sachin KonanVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005271Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Sachin Konan is a 2018 National Merit Scholar and a two-time Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) Qualifier (Finalist). He would like to pursue a degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, while continuing to investigate the fields of robotics and embedded system. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Sarah GilliamVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005273Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Sarah Gilliam is number one in her class. Academically she is a rock star, and will graduate with her associates degree in May. She has organized and facilitated a number of community outreach programs throughout the valley. Her career goal is to be a neurosurgeon and help students who have suffered from a brain injury. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Shardul KothapalliVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005274Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Shardul Kothapalli received 1st Place in Mathematics at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) and qualified for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in 2017. He would like to study Computer Science in college and possibly becoming a web developer or even an artificial intelligence developer. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alisha GoyalVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005257Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Alisha Goyal was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She is very active at Hamilton. Alisha is on the golf team, president of Huskies helping Huskies and a National Honor Society member. She plans on going into the health care profession and is currently doing research at the Mayo Clinic. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Alisha VermaVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005258Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Alisha Verma is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She has been a member of the school's orchestra all four years of high school and participated in the All-Region Orchestra the past three years as well. She won 2nd place at the Hamilton Invitational Science and Engineering Fair (HISEF) for the past two years, and won the Women in Geoscience Award at the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) last year. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Arnav BawaVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005259Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Arnav Bawa hopes to be admitted to Georgia Tech to study Engineering/Physics, with Electrical Engineering and Nuclear Engineering as his top major choices. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Brian YuVisit Hamilton High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005260Hamilton High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Brian Yu is a 2018 National Merit Scholar, president of the Math Club, and has been a key member of the Hamilton math team that placed 1st in the American Scholastic Math Competition. He is also co-captain of the Hamilton varsity swim team. Brian would like to study math and computer science in college. Hamilton High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jacob BreinholtVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005277Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Senior Jacob Breinholt went through the STEM program at Perry and is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "After graduation I plan on serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and then attending BYU Provo. " Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Prahlad SankrtiVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005278Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Prahlad Sankrti is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. He states, "I hope to pursue my interest in the social sciences -- especially economics and political sciences -- by studying at a respectable out of state university. " Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Joanna GunarajVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005279Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Joanna Gunaraj has a cumulative GPA of 4.63 and was nominated and elected by the top 5% of senior class to be a commencement speaker for our 2018 graduation ceremonies. Joanna's extracurricular activities include Speech and Debate, National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, and volunteering at Future for Kids and Hospice of the Valley. Her career goal is to be in a management position at a tech company.

    When asked what the most valuable lesson she learned in high school is, Joanna stated: "Advocating for what you are passionate for will be worth it." -- Valerie Burgess
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Bria WelchVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005275Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Bria Welch is a 2018 National Merit Scholar. She states, "After graduation, I plan on attending the Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University. As of right now, I believe I will be studying psychology to one day become a psychiatrist." Perry High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Christopher SmithVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005276Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Perry senior Christopher Smith is a STEM program graduate, a 2018 National Merit Scholar, AP Scholar, Flinn finalist, National Hispanic Scholar, commencement speaker and salutatorian with a cummulative GPA of 4.89. He’s been active in National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, FACES, Math Club, Interact, Asian Culture Club and Varsity soccer. Christopher has volunteered for suicide prevention, at the Chandler Public Library, and as a Spanish and math tutor. Christopher plans to attend Stormy Brook University to study applied mathematics with an emphasis on biological systems.

    Christopher states that the most valuable lesson he learned in high school is, "Doing things that scare you is the best thing you could do for yourself."
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Erin BroasVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005227Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Erin Broas is a 2018 National Merit and Flinn Scholar. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences. The overall financial package is valued at more than $120,000.

    Erin states, "My ultimate dream is to go to John's Hopkins and study Biochemistry. My future goal is to be a biomedical scientist, or have a profession in another biology related field. I hope to be able to participate in research that helps people and I want to make sure my studies recognize the differences in health from a global perspective."
    ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Troy GilchristVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005233Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Troy Gilchrist is a 2018 National Merit and Flinn Scholar. The Flinn Scholarship Program provides an unparalleled package for undergraduate study at an Arizona public university for only 20 of Arizona's highest-achieving high school seniors each year. The merit-based scholarship program covers the cost of tuition, fees, room and board and at least two study-abroad experiences. The overall financial package is valued at more than $120,000.

    Troy would like to lead an international company after graduating college.
    ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Kaiti YooVisit Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005230Arizona College Prep - Erie Campus - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: ACP Erie senior Kaiti Yoo is among 150 high school seniors selected out of 90,000 nationwide applicants who will receive a $20,000 college scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation. She will attend the 2018 Scholars Weekend in Atlanta and participate in a training at the Leadership Development Institute. ACP Erie Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Gisselle BarocioVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005214Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Gisselle Barocio has taken on the most rigorous curriculum at Chandler High, the IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma, finishing four higher level IB subjects and two standard level subjects while still challenging herself with additional electives in physics and engineering. She participated in AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) all four years, earned college credits through the ACE program (Achieving a College Education), and will be the first in her family to enter college. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Dhanielle BartolomeVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005215Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Dhanielle Bartolome is in the top 1% of her class, a Commended Scholar in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, an IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma candidate with a CAS (Creativity, Activity, Service) project emphasis of dance and motion's benefits to health, a Flinn semi-finalist and an expected Distinguished Scholar graduate. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Jonathan BowlesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005216Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Jonathan Bowles is a four year Men's Choir singer, Distinguished Scholar graduate, 2017 US Youth National Volley Player and a committed volleyball player at UC Irvine after high school. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Robert GrovesVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005219Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Robert Groves is a four-time State Champion in wrestling and is graduating in the top 5% of his class. He will be attending Harvard University where he will continue his wrestling career and pursue a Biochemistry degree. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Gillian HarrillVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005220Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Gillian Harrill is an IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma candidate and is graduating in the top 5% of her class. She has been chosen to represent the graduating class of 2018 as one of their graduation speakers. Gillian is also a nationally-ranked fencer and will be attending Cornell University to compete for their team. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Beilee KagenVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005221Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Beilee Kagen is a prominent student leader in Chandler High's STEM activities. She has dedicated countless hours and talent to promoting STEM programs, particularly to increase the number of girls involved in STEM, both at school and in the greater community. She was awarded the Si Se Puede Foundation's Youth of the Year award for service to younger students in the community, specifically in the area of Robotics. Beilee will be attending Arizona State University and will major in engineering. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Griffin KannbergVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005222Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler senior Griffin Kannberg, AFJROTC Honor Guard Commander, received an unprecedented congressional nomination to all four service academies and is a top student both in grades and discipline. Admired and respected by his classmates for his straightforward integrity and willingness to serve school, community and nation, he currently serves with distinction as commander of our 42-member elite honor guard. Griffin has decided to attend Arizona State and participate in their ROTC program. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer William MustafaVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005223Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: William Mustafa is graduating in the top 1% of his class as Chandler High's Salutatorian with a 4.86 GPA and will be entering the field of Engineering. William came to Chandler High with a mission to graduate with an IB (International Baccalaureate) diploma and to hold a high GPA -- and William succeeded in doing both. He will be attending Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University on the Obama Scholarship. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Adrio RomineVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005224Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Impressively, Adrio Romine at the mere age 16, will be graduating in the top 1% and as Chandler High School's Valedictorian with an incredible GPA of 4.937! He has excelled in our most rigorous curriculum offered in the full IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma. He plans to attend Arizona State University and will be a part of Barrett, the Honors College as a Pre-Med student. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Ashleigh WissingVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005225Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Ashleigh Wissing will be a fourth generation Chandler High graduate! While in high school, she has pursued the IB (International Baccalaureate) Career Related program while volunteering for the City of Chandler working with special needs children and coaching sports team for adults. She will be attending the University of Arizona pursuing a degree in Aerospace Engineering and hopes to one day work for NASA. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Vanessa GuevaraVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005377Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Chandler High senior Vanessa Guevara is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidate with a 4.61 and in the top 5% of her class. Her IB Extended Essay Topic was Music Therapy for People Living with Terminal Illness. In addition to her excellent grades, she is also an avid violinist and dancer. She was a member of the orchestra program until her senior year and participated in the MoDazz dance program throughout high school.

    Vanessa is headed off to ASU to study biology as a part of the pre-med program.
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Travis CovitzVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005217Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: 2018 National Merit Scholar Travis Covitz was drawn to Chandler High by our excellent FFA (Future Farmers of America) program and the rigorous academic offerings of an International Baccalaureate (IB) school. He completed the IB Career Related Program, seemingly tailor made for him. A self-proclaimed "smart farmer," his talents and our program offerings were a perfect match. Travis has been active in FFA at all four years of high school, winning state FFA competitions and going to Nationals every year. Through the IB Career Program, he is completing a Reflective Project about Legislating Antibiotic Use in Livestock.

    Travis will pursue a pre-veterinary track at Cornell University in the fall and is focused on becoming a veterinarian and livestock specialist.
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Anna ForemanVisit Chandler High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005218Chandler High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Anna Foreman has a weighted GPA of a 4.1. She has been a varsity member of both the Track and Field and Cross Country State Championship teams. She has won multiple State Championships in Track and Field. Anna plans to attend Boston University on a Track and Field Scholarship and to pursue a degree in Psychology or Pre-Law. Chandler High Seniors Highlights 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item Share on FacebookDivider and spacer Tamillia ThomasVisit Perry High WebsiteReport a Problem with Item A005226Perry High - (2017-2018) SENIOR HIGHLIGHT: Tamillia Thomas will be attending University of Arizona on the Wildcat Excellence Scholarship where she plans to study Chemical Engineering. She is also a commencement speaker and valedictorian with a cummulative GPA of 4.93, a STEM program graduate, an AP Scholar, recipient of the Dean Distinction and Academic Letter Awards, and is in the top 5% of her class. Tamillia is a member of Common Sense Club and volunteers with her church’s mobile food pantry.

    Tamillia states that the most valuable lesson she learned in high school is, "You don’t have to do it alone."
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