omak high school

OMAK - Omak and Highlands high schools have announced end-of-year academic awards and student recognition.

Students were recognized June 8 and June 6 during a school assembly.

Valedictorian - Alexander Johns.

Salutatorian - Allison Hale.

Ellis Integrity Award - Evangeline Lamb. The award goes to the individual who has consistently displayed personal integrity in all aspects of student and community life.

Vadman Citizenship Award - Allison Hale. The award goes to the individual who has consistently displayed positive citizenship in all aspects of student and community life.

Graduates, 3.5 and above grade point average - Beverlee Abrahamson, Bobbi Allen, Kennedi Bartell, Ashley Blakemore, Andrick Carroll-Sanchez, Lonnie Cawston Jr., Shannon Fahey, Sarah Fenison, Isaac Frear, Allison Hale, Alexander Johns, Kenneth Knapp, Evangeline Lamb, Riata Marchant, Jessica McClellan, Braeden O’Dell.

Graduates with Running Start associate college degrees - Tyler Crosby, Sarah Fenison, Tison Fletcher, Kesla Fry, Kenneth Knapp, Riata Marchant, Jessica McClellan, Abraham Medina Martinez, Angelina Newman, Rhumor Perry, Anthony Rankin-Smith, Emily Schneider, Kaitlyn Short.

Students of the year

Biology - Roselynn Olson.

Physics - Steven Zandell.

Chemistry - Sarah Walker.

Social Studies - Quin Both, Evangeline Lamb.

Mathematics, advanced placement calculus - Andrick Carroll-Sanchez, Nghi “Freya” Luong.

Pre-calculus, seniors - Lonnie Cawston, Bethany White.

Pre-calculus, others - Steven Zandell, Tyler Warden.

Algebra 1 - Monique Samuels, Austin Christie.

Algebra 2 - MacKenzie Cline, Quin Both.

Geometry - Paola Conesa Caquias, Corbin Hale.

Physical education - Israel Escamilla.

Spanish - Steven Zandell, Mackenzie Cline.

Salish - Bobbi Allen.

English, freshman - Iris Orr, Corbin Hale.

English, sophomore - Mackenzie Cline,

English, junior - Centaya Mendoza, Sidney Nichols.

English, senior - Allison Hale, Isaac Frear.

Music - Gabriel Conesa Caquias.

Advanced choir - Kennedi Bartell.

Concert choir - Aunika Young.

Jazz choir - Jayden-Jo Tonasket.

Concert band - Isaac Frear.

Jazz band - Braeden O’Dell.

Automotive - Nathan Nilles.

Business education - Alexander Eitemiller.

Ag science outstanding student of the year - Allison Hale.

Art - Nghi Luong.

FACSE - Hannah Schneider.

FCCLA - Isaiah Campbell.

Theater - Lauren Santistevan.

Wood shop/building trades - Simon McCune.

Welding - Nathan Nilles.

Welding most improved - Tison Miller

Pathfinder awards

Freshman - Jonathan Stenberg.

Sophomore - Chris Guitierrez.

Junior - Nonamie Diamond.

Senior - Navarro Nanpuya.

Other awards

Steve Zacherle activity award - Andrick Carroll-Sanchez.

ASB officers - Shannon Fahey, president; Giselle Arciniega, vice president; Abigail Leavanel, secretary; JoJo Ibarra, senior treasurer; Maribel Rivera, junior treasurer; Kanen Ables, senior board representative; Sydney Nichols, junior board representative; Zintia Lopez Zuira, activities council person; Antonio Rivera, senior class present; Aaron Black, junior class president; Mayra Silva, sophomore class president; Abigail Zepeda Navarro, freshman class president.

Class of the year - Seniors, class of 2019.

Life skills peer tutors appreciation certificates - Payton Abrahamson, Alexys Abramoski, Nicole Baker, Ashley Cline, Ryan Holt, Brady Tonasket, Tanner Hurt.

Project HOPE internship - Perla Meza, Beverlee “Joy” Abrahamson. Both will receive a paid internship at Mid-Valley Hospital through the Area Health Education Center at Eastern Washington University.

Perfect attendance - Alexander Johns, senior; Alfonso Lechuga, sophomore; Derek Anderson, freshman.

Excellent attendance - Jose Lechuga, Nathan Nilles, Evangeline Lamb, Isaac Frear, seniors; Giselle Arciniega, Reilly Davis, Tylor Worden, juniors; Silas Clark, Edith Diderichsen, Catherine MacDonald, Mayra Silva, Tylor Sam, sophomores; Trinity Fjellman, Rowan Haigh, Carlos Montoya, Savannah Price, Bellina Saario, freshmen.

Academic/athletic awards

U.S. Marine Corps distinguished athlete award - Lonnie Cawston, Rhumor Perry.

Ron Marchand award most inspirational male athlete - Antonio Rivera.

Most inspirational female athlete - Shannon Fahey.

Leo Johnson award for sportsmanship - Israel Escamilla.

Stephanie Garvais award - Evangeline Lamb.

Lloyd Caryl memorial - Navarro Nanpuya.

Outstanding female athlete - Evangeline Lamb.

Ron Baines memorial - Kanen Ables.

Tyler Aaron Thompson award - Allison Hale.

Tom Martin Swann memorial - Braeden O’Dell.

Caribou Trail League scholar-athlete awards - Beverlee Abrahamson, Andrick Carroll-Sanchez, Lonnie Cawston Jr., Shannon Fahey, Isaac Frear, Allison Hale, Alexander Johns, Evangeline Lamb, Jessica McClellan.

FCCLA awards - Kassidy Carlton, senior chef; Sabrina DeCruz, sous chef; Shelby Gragg, sous chef; Simon McCune, sous chef; Isaiah Campbell, sous chef; Camden Hopkin, sous chef; Nghi “Freya” Luong, American chef.

FBLA awards - Alfonso Lechuga, Miguelina Ramos, outstanding Web design; Angelice Behrens, computer applications; Allison Hale, accounting.

Band program - Christine Zandell, Ethan Howard, Haley Hessman, Sophie Fenison, outstanding beginning band musicians; Hadlee Brantner, Ariel Gomez, outstanding musicians percussion; Mary MacDonald, Coley Christoph, outstanding middle school musicians; Jackson Skowronski, most improved middle school musician; Isaac Frear, John Philip Sousa award; Sarah Walker, outstanding high school musician; Catie MacDonald, most improved high school musician; Stephanie Goble, Pioneer spirit award; Sarah Walker, semper fidelis (Marine Corps) award; Gabe Conesa Caquias, Israel Escamilla, Isaac Frear, Alex Johns, Bradon Maple, Braeden O’Dell, Bethany White, seniors; Louis Armstrong award, Braeden O’Dell; Israel Escamilla, outstanding jazz musician; Kyl Davis, most improved jazz musician; Gabe Conesa Caquias, overall music student of the year.

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