High School Announces Top 2019 Graduates

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Amityville Memorial High School has announced the top graduates for the Class of 2019. Raiphy Jerez, with a grade point average of 108.61, is the valedictorian and Aleyna Kokogu is the salutatorian with an average of 105.11.

Raiphy will attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to study electrical engineering. He is a member of the math club and the National Honor Society, and is president of the Key Club. 

Aleyna, who is still in the process of selecting a college, plans to study biology or pre-medicine. She is a member of the math club, Key Club and National Honor Society and president of the National Art Honor Society.

Rounding out the top 10, in order of rank, are Leslie Washington, Meghan Luders, Kerianne Victor, James Carey, Courtney Evans, Carlos Ponce, Kayla Barrett and Patrick Abate.

“They are the best of an outstanding senior class,” Principal Maria Andreotti said. “They make us proud in everything that they do and I know they will continue to do so.”