In the Edmond school district, students must maintain the highest grade point average through the fall semester prior to graduation in order to be designated either valedictorian or salutatorian.
These honors are based on a 4-point grading scale. All grades are averaged including all repeated courses.
Memorial, North and Santa Fe high schools’ valedictorians must have a 4.0 overall average and valedictorians with distinction are students with a 4.0 average who have taken five or more Advanced Placement classes.
Salutatorians are students who have had only one B on their transcript from the ninth- through the 12th-grades.
In Edmond salutatorians are students who have had only one B on their transcript from the ninth- through the 12th-grades.
Approximate numbers of graduates are given with the total count made available June 15.
Combined, as of June 5, the 2019 Edmond graduates have been offered nearly $26.6 million in scholarships with more scholarship dollars coming in daily, said Susan Parks-Schlepp, director of public information/community relations.
Edmond Memorial High School
Memorial High School with 514 seniors graduated 46 valedictorians and six salutatorians. Memorial seniors reported $8.6 million in scholarships offered to them.
Valedictorians include: Amanda Rose Baskett*, Elizabeth Page Breece*, Abigail Victoria Carr*, Parker Scott Clarida, Carly Taylor Clark, Brooke Lynn Crabb, Ryan Forrest Danley*, Phoebe Denise DeLory*, Neha Elise Dsouza*, Mikita Yuryevich Dzialendzik*, Laura Mae Egesdal*, Anne Elizabeth Entz*, Molly Emma Erwin*, Grace Elizabeth Fox*, Olivia Maria Griffing*, Elizabeth Anne Hankins, Megan Hope Hartman, Allie Michaela High, Madeline Brianne Hightower*, Kyle James Humphreys*,Dallas Maccena Johnson*, Caroline Elizabeth Judd*, Abigail Lorraine Kerr, Jay Ryan Kiefer, Marlee Shay Leonard*, Michael Hua Li*, Samuel Scott Markmiller*, Grayson Creed McBee, Casey Merann Minnick, Taylor Gay Norman*, Hailey Nicole Northcott*, Priya Manoj Patel*, Priyanna Patel*, Nicole Taylor Preston*, Katelyn Marie Potter*, Luke Christopher Ratke*, Isabel Anna Schaefer*, Brennan James Schlittler*, Olivia Kate Scott*, Estalla Rae Seagraves*, Claire Ann Sitz*, Alyvea Claire Sloan*, Anna Michelle Troxell*, Brayden Lane Underwood*, Jacy Rose Lynn Vicsek, Jordan Mae Visina*, Madison Kay Wright.
Salutatorians included: Jemma Danielle Arbuckle, Elle Lillian Brinkman, Rachel Brooke Hogue, Andrea Jazmin Martinez, Hope Elizabeth Suttles, and Samantha Thompson.
North High School
North High School with 612 seniors had 55 valedictorians and 24 salutatorians. A little less than $12 million in reported scholarships were offered to North seniors.
North High School valedictorians include: Kaitlyn Elizabeth Albrecht*, Thomas Nguyen Alcorn*, Ainsley Elizabeth Allred*, Saramarie Osaima Azzun, Evelyn Grace Baker*, Elise Claire Ballinger*, Caroline Grace Best*, Max Joseph Bouvette*, Maxwell Alexander Breuninger*, Erin Nicole Carter*, Cayli McKenna Caruthers*, Brandon Thomas Hoang Chenevey*, Kaylee Marie Christensen, William Marshall Clune*, Preston Douglas Dean*, Lindsey Beth Fite, Jacob Barton Garbrecht*, Gloria Gitonga, Emma Shay Grafford, Grace Elizabeth Griggs, Emery Ellen Haller, Garridy Brown Hamilton, Kamri JaLynn Heath, Haley Grace Johnson, Kaitlyn Blake Dawn Jones, Sharara Shabeeba Kasem, Emily Anna Kennedy, Jaydon Conrad Lam, Gabrielle MingHui Lee, Nathan Daniel Leiphart, Olivia Grace Leonard, Colby James MaGill, Zoe Nicole Matacchiera, Brogan Thomas McLaughlin, Madeline E. Median, Nathan Fredrick Mjema, Joshua Thomas OKeefe, Kathryn Alexandra Powers, Blake Calton Randall, Jacob Patrick Rice, Tatum Lee Richardson, Paige Ana Marie Rounsavall, Sydney Olivia Schuppan, William Davis Shorow, Alysha Siddiqi, Rylee Grace Spencer, Audrey Zola Stavish, Sarah Renee Szukala, Caleb Walter Triplett, Sophie Velasco, Ellie Kate Vinson, Jessica Lu Xia, and Angelina Rui Zheng.
Salutatorians are: Jamil Ahmed, Tyler Talmadge Black, Matthew Hylton Blair, Jillian Dae Brannon, Natalie Anne Briand, Zachary Alexander Claiborne, Lily Robin Cooper, Roy Lee Crawford, Maya Jane Ferrell, Cierra Makenzie Henson, Natalie Beth Igo, Megan Nicole Knoernschild, Lexi Jo Maughmer, Katherine Elaine McDonough, Halle Louise McMullen, Hannah Elizabeth Merriman, Tatelyn Brooke Moran, Chloe Marie Scheltzach, Zoe Josephina Siebert, Jeffrey Richard Stockel, Brooke N. Tumelson, Kate Elizabeth Watts, Drew Michael Williams, and Logan David Young.
Santa Fe High School
As of June 7, 587 Santa Fe High School seniors graduated earning reporting more than $3 million in earned scholarships. There were 61 valedictorians and 11 salutatorians.
Valedictorians are: Prohor Akand*, Anastassiya Barakhoyeve* Rachel Barrett*, Ishan Bhanot*, Camille Bond*, Sean Brownlee*, BreaShay Burke*, William Carlson*, Kylie Cocklin, Taylor Dashney*, Trisha Dunlevy*, Shelby Dye*, Ashlyn Enright*, Haven Evans*, Boris Ganchev*, Vivian Guan*, Akash Guruswamy*, Catherine Han*, Zachary Hansen, Bradlee Harrison*, Arden Hearne, Riley Henson*, Bradlee Harrison*, Arden Hearne, Riley Henson*, Rachel Hull*, Emilia Kelly*, Liesel Korber*, Ryland Krase*, Cameron Lang*, Madelynn Langley*, Vivian Lu*, Annalise Mellor, Zachary Montebon*, Rylen Moore, Aryn Neuschaefer*, Christine Nguyen*, Peter Nguyen*, Thu Nguyen*, Evan Oldham*, Rachel Owens*, Abigail Pratt, Jaxson Presgrove*, Raimie Rasmussen*, Alyssa Regier*, Braden Reichert, William Robison, Mykal Sanchez*, Ayesha Shahzad*, Zion Stidham*, Anna Stockton*, Emily Stuart*, Jace Taggart*, Sworup Thapa*, Eleni Tsaras*, Norbert Valles*, Conner Wilkinson*, Courtney Wilkinson*, Megan Wong*, Briana Wright, Ethan Youssef*, and Michael Yu*.
Salutatorians are: Chase Compton, Aakansha Dalal, Natalie Jones, Benjamin Kappen, Landon Leek, Emily McBride, Cynthia Pham, Melinda Seerawongseree, Nova Sukut, Ryan Turner and Kayla Williams.
Deer Creek High School
“Students at Deer Creek High School must have a 4.1254 cumulative weighted GPA to be a valedictorian,” Deer Creek High School Principal Tracy Skinner said.
Deer Creek High School Valedictorians are: Brenna Therese Arledge, Natalie Anne Barton, Charis Michelle Board, Anna Grace Brammer, Macy Elizabeth Cates, Taylor Kay Cheek, Steven James Clark, Anna Kate Coniglio, Caden Jack Cottingham, Aidan Lee Danels, Aiden Lee Daniels, Mackenzie Morgan Davis, Madison Paige Davis, Max Anton Desantis, Angela Marie Dovalina, Rylie Alexandria Farr, Sofia Marie Ferguson, Lauren Ashley Fox, Rachel Kay Garcia, Juliette Alayne Goff, Avery Phillip Hanna, Hannah Lynn Harberson, Matthew Terrel Harberson, Jake Michael Hayward, Max Gabriel Huffling, Jacqueline Zhuo-Lin Hui, Paige Ifland, Matthew M. Ivester, Jacob Thomas Johnson, Kaleb Rohan Joykuffy, Luke James Kerr, Chase Logan Kliewer, Chase Logan Kliewer, Michael Andrew Kubicki, Margaux Jane Lavenue, Jada Lauren Lusk, Sydney Elizabeth Mathena, Nathan Page Means, Reeves Tate Morgan, Rachel Marie Morris, Emily Marie Platner, Kelsey Janel Reed, Makayla Erin Roberts, Alex Jessie Sandhu, Logan Michael Scott, Alison Michelle Sexton, Ellie Reed Shumate, Ethan Farrel Soemantri, Samita A. Somani, Lauren Emily Stephens, Jessica Renee Stokesberry, Hayden Olivia Story, Brooke Jacey Strickland, Kate LaRae Turner, Ethan Cole Warren, Kacie Brynn Waswo, Avreigh Noelle Watson, Austin Richard White, and Mason Grace White.
Deer Creek does not have any salutatorians.
Oklahoma Christian Academy valedictorians are: Sanjana Bathini, Ryan Miller, and Hunter Strohl.
Oklahoma Christian School’s valedictorian is Ella Meyer and salutatorian is Abby Ellis.