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Class of 2019: Valedictorians and salutatorians at local private schools

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The following students were named valedictorians or salutatorians at their private schools.

Students graduated in May or June.

Olivia Dioli, Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School valedictorian


Margaret Pinder, Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School salutatorian


Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School

Valedictorian Olivia Dioli will study chemistry at N.C. State. Salutatorian Margaret Pinder will attend UNC-Chapel Hill. She will be on the pre-medicine track with a double major in chemistry and history.

Graduating class: 119.

Summer Rogers, Caldwell Academy valedictorian


Maren Shaw, Caldwell Academy co-salutatorian


Freya She, Caldwell Academy co-salutatorian


Caldwell Academy

Valedictorian Summer Rogers will attend Liberty University where she will major in biomedical sciences with a cognate in global studies and a minor in Spanish. Co-salutatorian Maren Shaw will attend UNC-Chapel Hill where she will major in biology for pre-med. Co-salutatorian Freya She will attend the University of Texas — Austin and is undecided for her major.

Graduating class: 42.

Sarah Nance, Hayworth Christian School valedictorian


Emily Matherlee, Hayworth Christian School salutatorian


Hayworth Christian School

Valedictorian Sarah Nance plans to attend Piedmont International University and Davidson County Community College to study social work. Salutatorian Emily Matherlee plans to attend Southern Wesleyan University in the fall to pursue her bachelor’s degree.

Graduating class: 2

EmmaJean Rowan, High Point Christian Academy valedictorian


Hadley Coats, High Point Christian Academy salutatorian


High Point Christian Academy

Valedictorian EmmaJean Rowan will attend the Honor’s College at the University of South Carolina and plans to major in marine sciences. Salutatorian Hadley Coats will attend Campbell University in the fall to study pre-nursing.

Graduating class: 60

Michal Treadwell, Oak Ridge Military Academy valedictorian


Alexis Spung, Oak Ridge Military Academy salutatorian


Oak Ridge Military Academy

Valedictorian Michal Treadwell plans to attend Liberty University, where she will begin her studies in the pre-veterinarian medical field. Salutatorian Alexis Spung will attend the University of South Carolina to begin her studies in the field of public health.

Graduating class: 14.

Ashley Dark, Vandalia Christian School valedictorian


Whitney McDowell, Vandalia Christian School salutatorian


Vandalia Christian School

Valedictorian Ashley Dark and salutatorian Whitney McDowell both plan to attend UNCG and major in nursing.

Graduating class: 26.

Spencer Twiddy, Wesleyan Christian Academy valedictorian


Sam Huneycutt, Wesleyan Christian Academy salutatorian


Wesleyan Christian Academy

Valedictorian Spencer Twiddy plans to attend UNC-Chapel Hill and double major in business and chemistry. Salutatorian Sam Huneycutt will attend N.C. State and major in computer engineering.

Graduating class: 99.

Julia Elizabeth Mattox, Westchester Country Day School salutatorian


Hannah Rose Klein, Westchester Country Day School valedictorian


Westchester Country Day School

Valedictorian Hannah Rose Klein will attend Emory University, where she will study science in pursuit of her dream to become a dermatologist. Salutatorian Julia Elizabeth Mattox will attend N.C. State as a Benjamin Franklin Scholar, allowing her to graduate with a dual degree in engineering and humanities.

Graduating class: 40.

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