STRAWBERRY CREST HIGH
NUMBER OF GRADUATES: 493
VALEDICTORIAN: Mikayla Jo Townsend (traditional); Vishnu Kulkarni (IB)
SALUTATORIAN: Leticia Mandujano (traditional); Kevin Lukose (IB)
SPEAKERS: Daniela Mancuso, Angelina Gallastegui, Jasmine Tramel, Idines Zuluaga, principal David Brown, Christina Raburn, Mandujano, Tiffany Ewell, Lukose, Townsend, Kulkarni, and class president Isaiah Smallwood
BEST ADVICE: "Keep things real and don't listen to what anyone else thinks." — Smallwood
CLASS ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Over 16,000 hours of community service in the past four years. Twenty-five students are first in their families to attend a four-year college or university. One student had perfect attendance since kindergarten. Seventeen students are entering the U.S. armed forces. The class was awarded over $10 million in scholarships.
FAMOUS PEOPLE QUOTED: Mao Zedong, Cesar Chavez
SPECIAL MOMENT: After Smallwood's speech, the class put up the Hunger Games sign meaning thanks, admiration and goodbye.
Celeste Brown, Newsome High, tb-two* staff