FAITH MEACHAM, valedictorian

 

What was your favorite high school experience?

My favorite memory in high school was my final presentation for my fourth-level engineering class at CTEC. In this project we created an expandable desk and completed the process that mechanical engineers use within their job. We then presented the final product in a formal setting.

 

What advice would you give rising high school seniors?

Stay on top of the many things you have to do your senior year, be it schoolwork or college applications.

 

What are your college plans?

I will be attending Bryn Mawr College, a Seven Sister school just outside Philadelphia. I plan to major in computer science and minor in design.

 

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

I hope to be working in the computer science field, making a positive impact on the world.

 

GRACE KATELYN CHILDS, salutatorian

 

What was your favorite high school experience?

My favorite experience was when I attended Governor's School West for mathematics the summer before my senior year. This experience not only allowed me an opportunity to explore my love of math further but to make lifelong friends.

 

What advice would you give rising high school seniors?

Be yourself and speak up for what you believe in; it doesn’t matter what other people think about you!

 

What are your college plans?

I will be attending UNC-Chapel Hill in the fall and majoring in mathematical decision sciences. I am excited about meeting my roommate, who is from Denver, Colo.

 

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Professionally, I would like to be an actuary while continuing to work in areas of social justice in my personal life.

 

CAMERON TAYLOR CLARK, salutatorian

 

What was your favorite high school experience?

My favorite high school experience was being involved with the Williams High School dance team and all the memories made and relationships formed from my four years on the team.

 

What advice would you give rising high school seniors?

Don’t sit anything out. Go to every event that you can, and truly make the most of your senior year because it will fly by.

 

What are your college plans?

I will be attending the University of Virginia in the fall, and I am planning on majoring in biology.

 

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

In 10 years, I will hopefully starting out my career as an orthodontist.