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Class of 2019 valedictorians and salutatorians named for Spring Branch ISD

May 20, 2019

A slew of students in Spring Branch ISD have been named valedictorians and salutatorians for the Class of 2019.

The graduation ceremonies are scheduled for Friday, May 24, through Saturday, May 25.

Kicking off the ceremonies will be Westchester Academy at 7 p.m. Friday at Don Coleman Coliseum. The remainder of the district’s high schools will have their ceremonies on Saturday, May 25, all at Don Coleman Coliseum.

For the safety and security of all graduates and families, no backpacks or oversized bags will be allowed in the Coliseum. Restricted items for inside the coliseum include flowers, gifts, food and drinks, signs, balloons and all noisemakers.

Don Coleman Coliseum is located at 1050 Dairy Ashford, adjacent to the Stratford High School campus.

Westchester Academy

Westchester Academy for International Studies has named six co-valedictorians and seven co-salutatorians to represent the Class of 2019.

The Class of 2019’s co-valedictorians are Bryan Chun, Lucia Fernanda Navarro Amaya, Dustin-Dat Thanh Nguyen, Matthew Rosca-Halmagean, William Cavedo Row and Monserrat Irene Verdejo.

Co-salutatorians at Westchester Academy are Max Fernando Filobelo, Preston Wayne Graham, Maria Fernanda Paredes, Ana Gabriela Rivera, Meredith Munson Schomburg, Nadya Jolande Van De Coevering and Jennifer Vidal.

Spring Woods High School

Spring Woods High School seniors will receive diplomas at 10 a.m. Saturday. There are four co-valedictorians and two co-salutatorians.

The co-valedictorians are Grace Elaine Gabriel, Madeline Michelle Hernandez, Caroline Avery Neal and Nhi Linh Tran. Spring Woods High co-salutatorians are Helen Pavon and Naomi Reyna.

Stratford High School

Stratford High School seniors will receive their diplomas at 1 p.m. Saturday

The school named 54 co-valedictorians and six co-salutatorians.

The co-valedictorians include Emma Grace Balevic, Claire Ellen Barber, Charlotte Scott Benes, Preston Walker Bouwhuis, Mary Ann Brasher, Grace Elizabeth Broom, Evan Lew Chan, Stephen Hyunsoo Cho, Keri Elizabeth Collins, Abigail Faith Coltrin, Esmé Evelyn Conkright, Grace Elizabeth Custer, Amy Katherine Djuvik, Lauren Olivia Dodds, Conor Sean Donihoo, Elise Juliet Easton, Madeline Jane Eyre, Audrey Katherine Ford, Grace Elizabeth Gibler, Ann Elizabeth Goss, Samuel Walden Habel, William Cullen Hannigan, Georgia Grant Harper, Sean Lu Healy, Caleb Patrick Hirst, Allyson Grace Hollister, Jihye Hur, Claire Madeline Johnson, Emma Lian Jowett, John Christopher Kelly, Kendall Layne Kerr, Joseph Sunghyun Kim, Taylor Kaitlyn Krosby, Trace Gregory LaRue, Georgia Grace Letchford, Grace Melissa Mosby, Julie Thao-Van Nguyen, David James Oh, Carley Alexandra Overbergen, Julia Anastasia Papapanagiotou, Morgan Elizabeth Pierce, Andrew Reguera Plant, Rubaab Mufaddal Poonawala, Charles Renkin Posey, Matthew James Riedel, Valeria Robayo, Kevin Wesley Rochelle, Tala Naya Salek, Thomas Clay Satterwhite, Kyle Paul Schleinschok, Isabel Helen Vierra, Yuanting Xu, Jongho Yoo and Carissa Grace Yun.

The co-salutatorians at Stratford High are Makenzie Morgan Hattig, Samantha Faith Kang, Abigail Murphy McCall, Jeffrey Dylan Moore, Madeline Mary Suerth and Isabella Terrazas.

Northbrook and YES Prep Northbrook high schools

Seniors will receive their diplomas at 4 p.m. Saturday

Northbrook High School and the first class at YES Prep Northbrook High have named separate valedictorians and salutatorians to represent their Class of 2019 graduates.

Class of 2019’s valedictorian at Northbrook High is Priscilla Bello; the salutatorian is Wendy Roman Roman.

YES Prep Northbrook High’s valedictorian is Dylan Quan Phan, while Andrea Yvette Grimaldo is class salutatorian.

Memorial High School

Memorial High seniors will receive their diplomas at 7 p.m. Saturday

There are 30 co-valedictorians and six co-salutatorians to represent the Class of 2019.

The co-valedictorians include Maria Leonor Amador, Subin Bae, Aneesa Zarah Bhakta, Donalyn Marie Bily, Nia Meesung Choi, Lillian Ivanna Dolapchiev, Thomas Drake Graves, Finn Thomas Haddon, Timothy Jisuk Hong, Merrick Zhihong Huang, Hyungyu Ju, Amanda Nicole Junek, Kara Nicole Kiest, Serena Jiyeon Kim and Tianrun Ma, Evelyn Campbell McClure, John Richard Morico, David Takuma Nemoto Jr., Alexandria Reagan Papin, Min Woo Park, Rebecca Cameron Read, Nina Vladimirovna Solovyeva, Isha Kamakshi Thapar, Ruhi Rajeshree Thapar, Samuel McCay Trout, Crystal Qing Wang, Emma Elizabeth Wells, Taylor Hagan White, Frederick Durham Wilhelm and Ray Yu.

This year’s co-salutatorians are Taylor Gretzky Gee, Kathryn Jean Kazanas, Mariel Alexis Ong Lopez, Sina Saberi Vand Chali, Sidney Ann Schmitz and Lauren Ming Yang.

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