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River Ridge High School valedictorian and salutatorian

River Ridge High

The River Ridge High graduation ceremony will be at 6 p.m. May 29 at the school.

Valedictorian: Stephanie Hull

GPA: 4.7254 (weighted)

Clubs/extracurricular activities: National Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa, weight lifting, job at Sears.

Favorite place on campus: The weight room, because it's where I can escape the stress of everyday class.

Favorite book: Hyperspace by Michio Kaku.

Favorite musician/group: Five Finger Death Punch.

Future school: University of Florida.

Major: Mathematics.

Ideal career: Pediatric oncologist.

Most inspirational person: My mom, because she always brings about the best in me and motivates me to do things I didn't even think I was capable of.

If you could, what would you change about the Pasco County or Florida education system? I would want the Pasco County education system to inform more students about dual enrollment and all its possibilities.

Best advice/favorite quote: "Do, or do not ... there is no try." Yoda from "Star Wars"

Salutatorian: Brent Bertrand

GPA: 4.6666 (weighted)

Clubs and extracurricular activities: River Ridge Ice Hockey team, Pasco County Mathematics Competition, Phi Theta Kappa, Gulfside Regional Hospice volunteer.

Favorite place on campus: The courtyard, because that is usually where I can talk to most of my friends.

Future school: University of Central Florida.

Major: Computer science and mathematics.

Ideal career: Computer programmer.

Best advice/favorite quote: "Treat others the way you want to be treated."

Most inspirational person: Steve Yzerman because he was my favorite hockey player and was humble, respectful and a good leader.

If you could, what would you change about the Pasco County or Florida education system? I would not make the FCAT a requirement to graduate.

Best advice/favorite quote:

"Treat others the way you want to be treated."

River Ridge High School valedictorian and salutatorian 04/14/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 14, 2009 2:49pm]
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