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Class of 2020 Senior Recognitions » Co-Salutatorian: Caitlyn Truong

Co-Salutatorian: Caitlyn Truong

The Class Valedictorian and Salutatorians are the most outstanding 4 year YLHS scholars in the graduating class of 2020....The selection process includes an unweighted GPA of 3.98 or above, number of Honors and Advance Placement courses taken along with University of California ' F' and  'G'  requirements completed while expanding their school course selection outside the normal 6 period day.
Extracurriculars:
  • Speech and Debate (Congress Captain)
  • Newspaper (Editor-in-Chief)
  • CSF (President)
  • NHS (Vice President)
  • Key Club (President)
  • PTSA Student Leadership (Vice President)
  • Link Crew
  • Pediatrics Department Volunteer at Kaiser Permanente Medical Group

Achievements:
  • National Merit Commended Scholar
  • National AP Scholar with Distinction
  • 61st Annual California High School Speech Association State Championship
  • 62nd Annual California High School Speech Association State Championship
  • 63rd Annual California High School Speech Association State Championship
  • Level 10 Certificate of Merit for Piano

Future Plans:
I am undecided on which college I would like to attend but am considering UCLA, USC, and UCSD. I will be majoring in biology and computer science on the pre-med track!