In lieu of our senior print issue, The Accolade has decided to conduct a Q and A with each of the 12 valedictorians for online posting.
Question #1: What are your plans after high school?
Answer: UCLA Business Economics Major
Question #2: Which extracurriculars and clubs have you been a part of?
A: Varsity Golf Team, COFA (orchestra), UNICEF, Compassion in Action, National Honor Society, CSF
Question #3: How do you feel as one of the 12 valedictorians?
A: I feel honored.
Question #4: How do you feel about the second semester of our senior year and graduation being canceled?
A: I felt sad I couldn’t experience everything, but I got over it.
Question #5: What or who motivated you the most during high school and why?
A: My friends because we got through things together.
Question #6: Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
A: Having my own business.
Question #7: What was the most challenging in the four years of high school?
A: Having a double sixth period is not the way to go…
Question #8: Which class was the most threatening to your valedictorian status?
A: AP Lang/Lit (Oh Mr. Wiegman your essays were very difficult).
Question #9: What has been the highlight of high school?
A: Trying Nature’s Juice for the first time [was] legit life-changing.
Question #10: Describe your high school experience in three words
A: Ups and downs
Question #11: Complete the sentence: I will always remember…
A: I will always remember my jinx of getting penalized for hitting someone else’s golf ball at the Walnut Tournament two years in a row.
Question #12: What was your favorite class?
A: Orchestra (good times with orchestra fam <3)
Question #13: What will you miss most after you graduate?
A: Late night study sessions at Cal State with my friends.
Question #14: Did you have senioritis?
A: Yes of course.
Question #15: What is your greatest achievement during high school?
A: Getting my driver’s license.
Question #16: How have you changed since freshman year?
A: I got louder in class oops.
Question #17: Out of all your years in high school, which one was your favorite and why?
A: Senior year because we’re free
Question #18: A senior quote
A: Go subscribe to my Youtube channel LOL
Question #19: A word of advice for underclassmen
A: Have a lot of fun when you can 😉
Question #20: Would you like to thank anyone? Final words?
A: I would like to thank my family and friends; Y’ALL ARE THE BEST.