Seniors from local  high schools in southern Johnson County were recognized for their academic achievements and named Kansas Honor Scholars on Wednesday, Oct. 23, at a  program and reception at Olathe North High School.
Gardner Edgerton
High School
Alexandria Bangert
Hannah Beachner
Aleene Bridges
Jacque Buckingham
Abigayle Clabaugh
Taylor Claybon
Hannah Culbertson
Alyson Daniels
Luke Fischer
Danielle Francis
Alexander Gillespie
Alexis Golden
Jared Hobby
Brandon Johnson
Brooklyn Kiosow
Amanda Kuhn
Brett Lindstrom
Savanah McDaniel
Haley McGuire
Jacob McIntire
Makenna Miller
Timothy Mitchell
Darren Nellor
McKayla Nelson
Rachel Newburg
Baylee Nutt
Kari Porter
Madison Reed
Tori Shephard
Julia Southern
Jacob Weekly
Luke Whitlow
Anna Winkler
Brett Wolford
Thomas Wyss
Spring Hill High School
Justin Albrecht
Elizabeth Atwell
Brianna Brenneman
Hayley Ditmars
Elizabeth Fauglid
Mackenzie Gretencord
Alex Kaechele
Jordan Martin
Charlotte Mikesell
Laura Mossman
Lieu Nguyen
Delanie Shefcyk
Lincoln Smith
Laila Stoddart
Maria Wright
Dalton Young
During the ceremony, each student received a Webster’s New College Dictionary and a commemorative certificate.
Michael Branicky, dean of the School of Engineering at the University of Kansas, spoke to the students and their parents and guests.