Cactus Shadows High School, located in the Cave Creek Unified School District, has announced their Class of 2019 Salutatorians and Valedictorian.
The 2019 Valedictorian is Luke Rodriguez. Luke has been attending CCUSD since 5th grade. He attended Desert Willow Elementary School and Sonoran Trails Middle School.
There are three Salutatorians – Nicklus Cuc, Isabella Sayegh and Emma Strouse.
Nicklus has been attending CCUSD since 5th grade; Isabella has been attending CCUSD since 1st grade and Emma has been attending CCUSD since Kindergarten. All three attended Horseshoe Trails Elementary School and Sonoran Trails Middle School.
Rounding out the Top 2 percent of the Class of 2019 are Morgan Mullenmeister and Sarah Weiss (5th); Gabriel Ozaki (7th); Kyle Anderson and Jared Modic (8th).
The Top 3 percent of the Class of 2019 are Mikaela Morris (10th); Melissa Rimsza (11th); Natacha Ramioulle (12th); and Kiran Gershenfeld (13th).
Top 5 percent of the Class of 2019 are Kaley Patton, Danielle Quenzler, Claire Dawson, Noah Steward, Daniel Ramos, Jordan Anderson, Harrison Kessel, Sophie Louis and Caroline Benson.
Top 10 percent of the Class of 2019 are Gregory Torre, Emily Bergman, Jad Bazzi, Peyton McGregor, Walter Denzak, Eryn Jagelski Buchler, Kira Solberg, Halle Ata Abadi, Tyler Phillips, Anna Draper, Grace McKay, Syndi Reimer, Hayley Rudee, Luke MacGowan, Olivia Cristante, Lauren Garrison, Jenson Persinger, Kelby Kuo, Dylan Skov, Lauryn Hudson, Abagail Mock and Jack Magtibay.
Interim-Principal Jim Swetter said, “Congratulations to our Valedictorian and Salutatorians! The naming of the Valedictorian and Salutatorians is always very exciting. These students are a great representation of four years of academic excellence, perseverance and dedication.”