Each month, Edmonds School District high school programs select students to be recognized for their accomplishments and achievements. The photos, names and information about each of the May students are included below.
Edmonds eLearning Academy
Mother’s Name: Irene Domingo
Father’s Name: Robin Silverio
Describe Your Interests: I’m really into working on cars, especially my own and some of my buddies’.
Community Service/Work: I babysit my sister every weekend
Future Education Goals: To get into a automobile mechanics class
Future Career Goals: To be an automobile mechanic
Anything else you want us to know? I enjoy skateboarding and I’m very friendly.
Interests: Traveling is something I love to do. I love to be outside when it’s nice out.
Community Service/Work: I’ve done babysitting before
Future Education Goals: To attend Boise State University
Future Career Goals: I’m not really sure what I wanna do yet
Edmonds Heights K-12
Mother’s name: Esther Lindsey
Father’s name: Michael Lindsey
Clubs & Activities: Attending a bible study club at Shoreline Community College
Current Employment: Pat’s Philly Steak Sandwiches
Future Educational Goals: To continue attending Shoreline Community College, and to start attending Calvary Chapel Bible College in Fall.
Future Career Goals: To compose and sell Christian music.
Clubs & Activities: President of Save Our Shorelines; Member of film club; Students Saving Salmon; debate team
Honors: Full International Baccalaureate diploma candidate
Awards: 2017 Youth Ocean Advocate of the Year (Seattle Aquarium)
Community Service: Volunteer at the Seattle Aquarium, 2015-2018; volunteer Beach Docent at Olympic Beach Ranger Station, 2017.
Future Educational Goals: An advanced degree in marine biology.
Future Career Goals: I would like to pursue a career in marine science! I’m not quite sure what that looks like yet exactly, but my preferences right now are either in education or policy.
Anything else we should know? I will be heading off to UC Santa Cruz in the fall. Go Banana Slugs!
I would like to take the opportunity to thank all of the friends, teachers, and family members whose unconditional support has allowed me to pursue my ambitions to the fullest extent.
Mother’s name: Vicki Spears
Father’s name: Jimmy Spears, Sr.
Clubs & Activities: I play select volleyball for Space Needle Volleyball Foundation. I have been a part of the EWHS volleyball program for four years.
Honors: I am a member of National Honor Society (NHS).
Community Service: I am the President and Co-founder of One Helping Hand at a Time (2016-), a student-created and run charity dedicated to helping the homeless in the Seattle area. I was also a part of an Albanian Mission Trip (through ACC student ministries) in 2017, where I taught Albanians English at a week-long summer camp.
Current Employment: I am a Lifeguard and Swim Instructor at the MLT Recreation and Pavilion.
Future Educational Goals: My future educational goal is to receive a doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Future Career Goals: My future career goal is to become a Physical Therapist for a major sports team or work with kids with special needs.
Anything else we should know? I will be attending Biola University starting the fall of 2018.
Mother’s name: Jennifer McClellan
Father’s name: Brian McClellan
Clubs & Activities: DECA, Student Store Promotions Manager, Peer Mentor, Youth Activities Leader, Volunteer Work
Honors: Freshman and Sophomore year, AP Biology
Awards: WUE Scholarship, three Year Honor Roll
Community Service: Volunteer at Hilltop Elementary and for a religious youth group
Significant School Project: Winning nationwide Student Store contest for $1,000
Current Employment: Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Future Educational Goals: Utah Valley University studying biomedical science
Future Career Goals: Biomedical Research
Mother’s name: Sunita Vasdev
Father’s name: Ravinder Vasdev
Clubs & Activities: Tri-M Club, Key Club, Jazz 1, Combo, and Wind Ensemble Trombonist
Honors: AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Biology, AP Physics, APUSH, AP Government, AP Lit, AP Lang
Awards: Music Student of the Month (2015,2017), Honor Roll for 4 years, State Solo & Ensemble (2016, 2018)
Community Service: Edmonds Summer Music School
Future Educational Goals: To obtain a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and attend the University of Washington in Seattle. I’d like to To earn a master’s degree in business administration
Mountlake Terrace High
Mother’s name: Cinderella Laney
Father’s name: John Laney
Clubs & Activities: National Honor Society Co-President, Link Leader, Key Club Member, IATRIX21
ASB: I’ve been on ASB since sophomore year through the cheer team.
Athletics: Volleyball as a freshman; cheerleading, sophomore through senior years.
Honors: Athlete of the Month, September 2017
Awards: Second place in Translational Medical Science at the Washington State Science and Engineering Fair; AP Scholar Award, 2017.
Community Service: Volunteer at Seattle Children’s Hospital, fall 2017-present.
Significant School Project: I did a year-long research project for my senior year STEM class on the efficiency of acne treatments in killing acne-causing bacteria.
Current Employment: Nanny
Future Educational Goals: I will be attending the University of Washington in Fall, 2018.
Future Career Goals: Pediatric dentistry/orthodontics
Mother’s name: April Hogan
Father’s name: Bryan Hayes
Athletics: Boys basketball all four years, including two years on varsity.
Awards: Coaches Award – freshman basketball; Captains Award – senior year; second team All-Wesco conference, senior year.
Community Service: I worked with little kids through the Edmonds School District’s Rotary Study Program, in which I helped them in the fall and would go to Terrace Park Elementary School to work with them on their school work.
Future Educational Goals: I want to obtain a master’s degree in business, possibly striving for a master’s of business administration, or some kind of marketing degree.
Future Career Goals: I want to work in the business or marketing field, and either do some kind of management or work with a company’s marketing team.
Mother’s name: Gail McGaughey
Father’s name: Bob McGaughey
Clubs & Activities: Drama, Band
Current Employment: Lynnwood Recreation Center
Future Educational Goals: English major with a focus on secondary education
Future Career Goals: English Teacher
Mother’s name: Sheree Gibson
Father’s name: David Gibson
Clubs & Activities: Link Crew
Athletics: Four-year varsity letter; girls soccer; track and field
Honors: Link Leader of the Month
Awards: Lady Mav Award for Girls Soccer
Community Service: Link Leader
Current Employment: Perrinville Animal Hospital
Future Educational Goals: Veterinary Program at WSU
Future Career Goals: Veterinarian
Lupe Arteaga Lopez
Mother’s name: Marea Arteaga
Clubs & Activities: Singing and dancing
Community Service: Volunteer services at Swedish Edmonds
Significant School Project: Project SEARCH
Current Employment: The Rock
Future Career Goals: I would like to work for a dog show.
Anything else we should know? I really enjoy working in Swedish Edmonds because I am learning lots of new things. I am a very nice person and like hanging out with friends.
Scriber Lake High
Mother’s name: Yesenia
Father’s Name: Vicente
Future Educational Goals: Shoreline Community College
Future Career Goals: To serve in the United States Army
Mother’s name: Jessica Anderson
Clubs & Activities: GSA and Social Justice
Significant School Project: Tiny House with Sawhorse Revolution
Future Educational Goals: Carpentry apprenticeship and maybe more college
Future Career Goals: Carpentry