Our co-valedictorian summed it up best.
“It is true that no other class in this school’s history can match the range and depth of our accomplishments,” said Emily Storms.
Storms was one of two JSerra graduates to complete more than 20 honors and advanced-placement courses with straight A’s.
But she and co-valedictorian Victoria Manesh aren’t the only JSerra scholars worth celebrating.
Trevor Cutler earned our highest honor, the JSerra Award. The Eagle Scout finished with a 4.5 GPA and captained the cross country and track teams. But it was principal Tom Waszak’s announcement that Cutler would attend the Air Force Academy that drew a standing ovation at graduation.
“Your most impressive quality is your selfless desire to make a difference in your community and your country,” Waszak said.
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