Spotlight on Hylton High School
Posted on 07/05/2017
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Valedictorian, John Reynolds, III

John Reynolds, III, is the Hylton High School Valedictorian and says his family and especially his father have been his greatest inspiration. “Seeing the discipline, motivation, ethics, and responsibility he has as an individual shows me the ideal figure I want to be in life,” stated Reynolds.

Extracurricular Activities:

John Reynolds, Hylton High School ValedictorianNational Honor Society

German National Honor Society
Yi Champions Taekwondo Academy – Student Champions Team, Team Captain

Academic Achievements and Honors:
Four-year Principal’s Honor Roll
Summa cum Laude Scholar
High GPA Award
Advanced Placement Scholars Award
Academic Letter Recipient
Community Involvement:
Dale City 4th of July Parade – Yi Champions Taekwondo Academy Demonstration
Demonstration for the Homeless – Washington, D.C.

College plans:

Reynolds is attending the U.S. Naval Academy, and will be studying mechanical engineering, marine, or aerospace fields.

Salutatorian, Michelle Carter
Michelle Carter, Hylton High School SalutatorianExtracurricular Activities:
National Honor Society
CISL Committe
e (Out of County Events Coordinator and Senior Representative)
Foreign Language and Culture Program – Founder
Varsity Tennis – Captain
Model United Nations
Academic Team

Academic Achievements and Honors:
Summa cum Laude Scholar
Governor’s School for Agriculture -2015
Virginia Girl’s State Delegate – 2016
Ben Franklin Transatlantic Fellowship Scholarship Recipient – 2016
Meg Holt CISL Scholarship Recipient

Community Involvement:
Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Junior Auxiliary – Lead and Volunteer
Red Cross Volunteer

Schools Attended:
Swans Creek Elementary
Godwin Middle

College plans:
Carter will attend Johns Hopkins University to study international affairs after taking a gap year to be a an exchange student in Frankfurt, Germany.