Yantis High School has announced the top 10 seniors in order of grade ranking, and have celebrated all Class of 2021 graduates over the last week.
Announced earlier this week were the top two honor graduates. Brooke Barrett leads the class of 2021 as the valedictorian and Sarahi Martinez as the salutatorian.
Thursday the school announced the full top 10 students. In addition to Barrett and Martinez, the top 10 includes Carlos Lopez, Macie Starrett, Samuel Schlagel, Michael Brown, Kendal Moore, Kerry Brown, Mary Terrell and Lizbeth Camacho.
All of the YHS Senior Class of 2021 will be honored Saturday, May 22, with a commencement service at 6 p.m. in the high school gym.
In addition to graduation, these 12th graders have been celebrating and celebrated all week.
On Monday the seniors participated in a PK and Senior Walk, accompanying the district’s youngest students as they walked in caps and gowns through the halls starting in the elementary foyer and ending in the high school. to celebrate their graduations. Community members and businesses also adopted seniors, who received a gift basket, bag or other container filled with items specially picked by their sponsors and delivered on Monday. The seniors then participated in a WhataGrad Breakfast.
The seniors also one day enjoyed a senior lunch provided by Yantis Federal Credit Union, which also showered them with gifts.
Seymore Bible Church and First Baptist Church of Yantis hosted a baccalaureate service Thursday and a meal for the seniors.