Spotlight showcasing Freedom High School valedictorian and salutatorian
Posted on 07/17/2018
 Freedom High School valedictorian and salutatorianValedictorian, Asia Covington

Freedom High School valedictorian Asia Covington

Asia Covington, Freedom High School valedictorian, will attend college this fall to study computer science. Her passion for programming and coding in computer science was ignited by a teacher her sophomore year of high school. Asia says she learned to never give up, and to pay attention to little mistakes that could create bigger problems – a lesson she says she now applies to both programming and life.

Extracurricular Activities:

Center for Environmental and Natural Sciences Society – President
Student Government – President
Archonette (Youth Auxiliary Group of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority) – President
Spanish Honor Society – Vice President
National Honor Society
Mathletes

Academic Achievements and Honors:

Early College Scholar
Presidential Award of Academic Excellence
Awarded by Navy for Scholastic Achievement

Community Involvement:

Mentor for at-risk youth
Feeding the homeless
Donations to sock and toy drives for homeless children
Food drives participant

Schools Attended:

Featherstone Elementary School
Rippon Middle School

College plans:

Asia will attend North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University and plans on majoring in computer science.


Salutatorian, Allyson Jazmin Grijalba-Moreno

Freedom High School salutatorian Allyson Jazmin Grijalba-Moreno


Allyson Jazmin Grijalba-Moreno, Freedom High School salutatorian, says that she wants to “make a difference” in the world, as she heads to college this fall.

Extracurricular Activities:

Center for Environmental and Natural Sciences Society
National Honor Society
Track Team
Mathletes

Academic Achievements and Honors:

Advanced Placement® Scholars Award with Distinction

Community Involvement:

Student Bible Studies volunteer

Schools Attended:

Occoquan Elementary School
Marumsco Hills Elementary School
Rippon Middle School

College plans:

Allyson will be attending The George Washington University and is considering studying international affairs.


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