Tabb High School to Graduate 274 in Friday Ceremony

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TabbHighSchoolLogoTabb High School will hold its commencement ceremony for 274 members of the class of 2015 at 3:30 p.m. Friday at William & Mary Hall.

Sixty-five percent of the class of 2015 plans to attend a four-year college or university for the fall 2015 semester, 24 percent will attend two-year colleges, 7 percent will join the workforce, and 4 percent plan to enlist in the armed services.

Eighty-five members of the class of 2015 earned nearly $6.7 million in scholarships. A full list of scholarship awards is available here.

The valedictorian for the class of 2015 is University of Virginia-bound Kristyn Gatling. The salutatorian is Sean Aminali, who will attend the College of William & Mary.

Find out more about Gatling and Aminali, along with a full list of graduates, below:

Kristyn Gatling, valedictorian

Kristyn Gatling
Kristyn Gatling

Age: 18
Parents: Robyn Gatling and David Gatling
GPA: 4.78
High School Extracurricular activities: Student Council (Executive President & Class President), Recycling Club (President), Scholastic Bowl, School of the Arts Steel Drum Ensemble, Model United Nations (President & Vice President), Forensics, Debate Team, National Honor Society, National English Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Girls Ensemble (President), Key Club
Community Involvement: York County Youth Commission (Chair), YMCA Leaders Club (Vice President), & Youth Volunteer Corps
College attending: University of Virginia
Studying/Major: Anthropology
Name one thing you learned in high school that you didn’t expect to learn: I learned to appreciate each day and to live in the moment. Life is not simply about getting to the next step and the next stage; life is about living and cherishing each moment.
Name one person who has influenced you and why: Ms. Linnea Terndrup has influenced me through guiding me as SCA advisor. She has taught me many leadership skills as well as life skills. I will always cherish the impact that she has had on me.
Is there a teacher you would most like to thank and why: I would like thank Mrs. Adrianne McKinney for the curiosity she inspired and fostered in me. She always supported my want for knowledge and gave me a unique perspective.
Favorite quote or catchphrase: “We are all in this fight, though the night may be dark a new day brings new light.” – I Prevail
Most cherished high school memory: My most cherished high school memory is decorating for the Homecoming Dance after the pep rally as a part of SCA. Even though I was exhausted, I got to spend valuable time with many of my good friends doing something to promote school spirit and unity.

 

Sean Aminali, salutatorian

Sean Aminali
Sean Aminali

Age: 18
Parents: Mason and Afrooz (Sara) Aminali
GPA: 4.7631
High School Extracurricular activities: National Honor Society, National English Honor Society, Rho Kappa, Debate team, Model UN, Scholastic Bowl, Stamp and History Club
Community Involvement: Poquoson Public Library Teen Advisory Board, Youth Volunteer Corps
College attending: College of William & Mary
Studying/Major: Economics/Finance
Name one thing you learned in high school that you didn’t expect to learn: The difference between macroeconomics and microeconomics.
Name one person who has influenced you and why: William Lloyd Garrison, for speaking out against slavery and putting principal ahead of popularity
Is there a teacher you would most like to thank and why: Mr. Bradford Miles, for igniting my interest in history and social studies and for being one of the finest teachers a sixth grader could ask for.
Favorite quote or catchphrase: “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” – Henry David Thoreau
Most cherished high school memory: Taking AP European History with Mrs. Adrianne McKinney

Below is the full list of graduates in the class of 2015 and their top 10 colleges:

Aaron Christopher Adams
Kooper Dalton Adams
Zachary Ray Ahlin
Victoria Nicole Allen
Lauren Hope Allison
Kelsie Elizabeth Ames
Sean Omid Aminali
Zachary Cole Andrews
Nicholas Keith Anselmo
Evelyn Morrissey Archer
Kaila Grace Atkins
John Nicholas Atwood
Jasmine Raeshoan Bagwell
Quinten Guy Baird
Travis Hunter Baker
Jasmine Christina Banks
Alexis Marie Barclift
Ashley Nicole Barclift
Kaitlyn Nicole Bartells
Sarah Margaret Bauer
Joshua David Baylor
Jesse Nathaniel Beckman
Lucas Ryan Beissner
Richard Keith Bennett
Ryan Andrew Berry
Jordan Christopher Bert
Kiana Kyree Blocker
Nicolas David Booth
Kiera Rae Jean Borden
Jason Phillip Brannick
Joy Elaine Branson
Katherine Michelle Brewer
David Collin Bridge
Taylor Louise Bright
Ashlyn Kay Brockington
Kevin Geiger Brown
Clifton Levis Bryant
Megan Leigh Buckingham
Alec Ross Bultman
Laura Ellen Bush
Tariq Derrick Byrd
Haley Breann Campbell
Alexa McKenzie Cantwell
Blake Nickolas Capati
Dylan Connor Carpenter
Elissa Rose Carpio
Brianna Magalys Carrero
Ashly Elizabeth Church
Ashtyn Taylor Clark
Dylan Thomas Clark
Rachel Marie Coats
Aliyah Brianne’ Coles
Racheal Elizabeth Coullier
Ashley Nicole Cox
Joel Hunter Crawford
Megan Elizabeth Crow
Sydney Paige Cunningham
Kristina Michelle Curling
Jack Henry Curren
Courtney Jean Curtis
David Rowan Cutler
Autumn Olivia D’Auteuil
Steffanie Lee David
Andrea Nadramia Davila
Jasmine Andretta Davis
Kaitlyn Nicole Davis
Madelaine Elizabeth DeWitt
Jerry Ray Dingus
Michael Jay Dodd
Emily Anne Donston
Bryan Michael Dunsmore
Jasmine Brittney Elliott
Kara Elysabeth Enoch
Minjin Erkhembayar
Casey Austin Evans
Jonathan David Evans
Marie-Claire Langer Evans
Victoria Anne Faison
Tyler William Feigh
Jose Ricarte Fernandez
Richard Tyler Fisher
Amy Lynn Flood
Cole Bradley Forbes
Alison Noel Fowlkes
Jason Alexander Frick
Bryan Chic Thac Fung Quinones
Jonice Zhanelle Gaines
Orlando Michael Gallo
John Richard Gamble
Kristyn Morgan Gatling
Kelly Marie Gazarik
Kaleigh Anne George
Katelyn Leanne George
Adam Thomas Gillaspie
Jared Riley Givan
Thomas John Goulter
Tiana Dominique Kapali Grizzle
Joshua Devon Grover
Marisa Nicole Guardia Olive
Aynisa Monique Guardia
Elizabeth Ann Hall
James Patrick Hall
Quincy Alexander Hall
Alisia Ann Haning
Kirsten Emily Hanson
William David Harris
Paige Elizabeth Hartian
Shea Marie Helfer
Mallory Paige Henderson
Jordan Taylor Herman
Kristina Nicole Herrmann
Antwuan Demetris Hicks
Bailey Joseph Hicks
Guinevere Sierra Hilborn
Brent Edward Hinson
Brandon Alexander Hinton
Adam Alexander Hoffman
Samual Adam Holbrook
Jonathan Edward Holloway
Joshua Tyler Hopingardner
Alex Emerson Houk
Christopher Edward Howard
William Edward Howard
Myae’h Jatiyah Jenkins
Anna Paige Jett
Jenna Caroline Johnson
Krystal Johnson
Lauren Danielle Johnson
Don Ramon Jones
Ethan David Kantz
Joretta Rosalyn-Ann Karavias
Calvin Parker Keene
James Cassidy Kegelman
Grant Thurman Kelchner
Madison Grace Kelly
Alexander Konstantin Khlopenkov
Baron Cole Kieffer
Cody James Kilbourn
Dianne Christin Kim
Soonyoung Kim
Courtney Lynn King
Donte Michael Kinter
Jason Edward Knight
Emily Fraser Kois
Makina Alyssia LaFleur
Austin Connor Lamar
Brenna Elizabeth Langan
Charlotte Delaine Lanier
Christopher Scott Laughrey
Mackenzie Danielle Lawrence
Allison Renee Le Vie
Melanie Rae Lessard
Brittany Thalia Lewis
Veronica Jean Lewis
Cindy Lin Li
Louis Rodman Lizarzaburu
Ashley Nichole Mahar
William Edward Malone
Annalise Malu’ Manriquez
Ralph Michael Marinaro
Matteo Lorenzo Marsala
Aron Christopher Marston
Aaron Thomas Martin
Gabrielle Elizabeth Martin
Thomas Michael Mason
Timothy Allen Matthews
Kathryn Eliza Maw
Devyn Caine McCabe
John Tyler McCormick
Crystal Vera McKoy
Jacob Wanchai William McLaughlin
Caitlin Elizabeth McNamara
Connor Glenn Meehan
Emily Grace Mewborne
Kendrick Steven Michaud
Collin Andrew Miller
Jeffrey Nicholas Miller
Rayford Akweisi Miller
Kieyonna Nicole Mitchell
Tenner Hannie Mombelly
Bryan Austin Moon
Jordan Jyairre Mooring
Jonathan Rockford Murray
Paxton Alexander Nash
Celia Irene Neser
Ryan Stephen Oates
Skye Isabella Ochoa
Aesha Anish Parikh
Ian Saylor Pearse
Edwin Emil Perez Roldan
Alexander Ray Perry
Alvis Anthony Peters
Michael Scott Piersanti, Jr
Jarrett Ethan Pierson
Rachel Elizabeth Pike
Mikaela Amor Portugal
Geline Lillian Preudhomme
Raquel Maria Quintana
Ethan Michael Robertson
Jessica Lynn Roy
Hannah Michelle Schiferl
Emily Jean Schneider
Alek Von Schueler
Nicholas Alexander Schuff
Samantha Marie Schuff
William Marqui Scruggs
Hope Carlene Sears
Robert Shareef Sebastien
John Alexander Sepanski
Morgan Elizabeth Shanahan
Tyler James Shaske
Terrell Elmas Sheffey
Bailey Alexis Shepard
Joshua Jongmin Sin
Jake Thomas Skubic
Erika Jean Slothower
Megan Lois Slothower
Blake Daniel Smith
Christopher Michon Smith
Dexter D’Ante Smith
Holly Lee Smith
Julia Nicole Smith
Benjamin Charles Smuckler
Rebecca Noel Soistmann
Jingwei Song
Bradley James Sowell
Thomas Richard St. Martin
Brendan Greggory Stoddard
Ian Patrick Sumera
Jacob Leonard Sutterfield
Kaitlynn Nicole Tackett
Aaron Jeffrey Taminger
Ryan Philip Taylor
Christian Blake Tenney
Scott James Teresi
Blair Aaron Thomas
Haley Lynn Thompson
Austin Dwain Tisdale
Brandon James Todd
Kalyn Dawn Toledo
Allison Michelle Tovey
Michael Paul Trim Jr
Taylor Nicole Van Ness
Madison Allyn Vann
Francheska Vittoria Anonoy Velasco
Nathan Alexander Velazquez
Marc Everett Wagoner
Trevor Wade Walker
Clifton DeWayne Weathers, Jr
Dylan Christopher Weber
Madison Annelies Webster
Brandon Alan Wellendorf
Zachary James Wells
Briana Raven Werth
Matthew James Allen Wilco
Bryce Beasley Williams
Conner James Williams
Devon Michael Williams
Hannah Louise Williams
Wendi Elizabeth Williams
Alyse Alexandra Wilson
Trevor Starkey Wilson
Hunter Scott Winslow
Robert Charles Wiscarson
Morgan Blair Wood
Skylar Brice Worley
Lance Ward Wright
Logan Matthew Wright
Aubrey James Wroten
Liam Martin Young
Meredith Maitland Young
Elizabeth Zhang
Coltin Ray Zielke
Jessica Alice Zorumski

Top 10 Colleges: Christopher Newport University, George Mason University, James Madison University, Longwood University, Old Dominion University, Radford University, Thomas Nelson Community College, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Polytechnic and State University

Senior Class Officers:
President: Joshua Baylor
Vice President: Lucas Beissner
Secretary: Bryce Williams
Treasurer: Bailey Hicks