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Celebrating our '23 AHS Valedictorian

Celebrating our '23 AHS Valedictorian

At a work session on Monday, May 15, the Avon Board of School Trustees issued a commendation honoring the AHS Class of '23 Valedictorian Katherine Langford. 

The commendation highlights a selection of Katherine's achievements:

  • Valedictorian of the Avon High School Class of 2023 with a 5.3279 GPA and will attend the University of Notre Dame
  • Served as the DECA State President and is a two-time state champion and international finalist in Market Management Team Decision Making
  • Two-time state champion and three-time national qualifier in Congressional Debate
  • Recognized by Indiana Association of School Principals as one of 40 Indiana Academic All-Stars
  • Plays cello in the symphony orchestra, serves as student government Vice President of Student Affairs, and is a varsity tennis player
  • Founded the community programs Rise Empowering Girls through Reading and the Hendricks County Speakers Bureau
  • Earned the Lilly Endowment and Hesbrugh-Yusko scholarships
  • National Merit Commended Student, AP Scholar with Distinction, Wells Scholar Finalist, National Speech and Debate Honor Society Academic All-American, Rising Star of Indiana, and 4-H 10-year member

A resolution of commendation is the highest level of distinction given by the Avon Community School Corporation.

Congratulations, Katherine. We're excited to hear your speech at graduation, and to watch you as you soar into your future!


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