Daniel High School
Jakub is a senior with a 4.948 GPA. He is an honor student, and captain of the swim team. Jakub is affectionately known as Kuba by his peers. He is a four-year letterman and was recently named to the All-Region Swim Team. His coach describes Jakub as a tremendous leader by example always willing to help and encourage others to be there best. Jakub is a leader at school and in his community. He has earned his Eagle Scouts. His service project can be seen all over the city of Clemson. He assisted with the labeling of all the water drains systems in the city to assist with and protect the clean water. Jakub is an AP Student, a member of the Beta Club, the Academic Team, and is a district art exhibition winner for his 2D design for digital photography.
Timberland High School
Armoni is a senior with a 3.07 GPA. She is an honor student, and captain of the volleyball team. She has also played basketball, ran track and is a part of the Jr. ROTC program. Armoni is describe by her coach as a very hard-working athlete, that has maintained a full-time job, academics rigor, volunteerism as well as a leader on and off the court, she gives 100% in everything. Armoni is very active in her community to include her handing out Christmas cards in a nursing home during the holiday season. Armoni will be graduating early “January 26, 2021”, enlisting the United State Army, and pursuing a degree to become a registered nurse.
Ella Kate Brannon
Greer High School
Ella Kate is a senior with a 5.021 GPA. She is president of the senior class and a four-year letterman in tennis and she served as captain of her cheer squad in the 9th and 10th grades. Ella serves as Editor in Chief of the Le Flambeau yearbook staff, a member of National Honor Society, Beta Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Spanish National Honor Society. She is the reigning Miss Greer High School and is described as a very caring individual that has always shown outstanding sportsmanship both on and off the courts. She has used her personal platform from the “ground up” to better her community. She has built The Blessing Boxes for the community, assisted charities with the Ronald McDonald House, the Salkehatchie Summer Service group, the Upstate volunteer group, and Greer Memorial United Methodist Church youth group. First and foremost, for Ella Kate is her academic career She is the British Literature Award winner, a Greer honor-roll student, ranks in the top ten in her class. The Subway November Student of the Month Ella Kate Brannon of Greer High School.
Wilson High School
Paulina Halus receives her Student of the Month recognition from Florence-area Subway franchisee Dipali Patel and Wilson High School Athletics Director Derrick McQueen
Paulina is a senior with a 5.507 GPA. She is a 2020 SCHSL Scholar Athlete and captain of the soccer team. Paulina’s services to her school and community include coordinating a SAT Preparation Club where she has virtually led her peers weekly in preparing for the SAT while out of school during this pandemic. Paulina is a member of the Tiger Club which is a school wide service group completing community services monthly where she chaired October’s Trick or Can drive that provided over 1000 canned food items for the local food bank. She participates in Cardboard Box City a homelessness awareness event, delivered cards for nursing homes and hospital patients. Paulina is an honor student currently in the (IB) International Baccalaureate Program where she earned a perfect score in the IB Spanish. She is a member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club, National Spanish Honor Society, the Robotic Team, Math Team, Palmetto Girls State, US Naval Academy Seminar, West Point Leadership member and the SC Youth Government member.
Wilson High School
Rebecca is a senior with a grade point average above 5.0. She has been a member of Wilson High School Tennis team for six years earning All-Region from 2015 – 2019, All-State and North-South All-Star Player for the 2019 season.
Rebecca is very passionate about community service, academics, and athletics. She has provided demonstrations for SC Junior Tennis Foundation and is an Ambassador for The Florence Tennis Center at the annual Volvo Car Open, additionally, Rebecca has been a member of Florence County 4-H Teen Council which she organized and implemented.
Rebecca is an honor student currently in the (IB) International Baccalaureate Program, a member of the BETA Club, National Merit Scholar Semi- finalist, House of Representatives Member at Palmetto Girls State and a Carnegie Hall Honors Performance Orchestra Violinist.
South Point High School
Christina is a senior with a grade point average above 4.0 ranking in the top 15% of her class. She is a four-year member of the softball team.
Christiana has been All-Region multiple times and HHS All-State Honorable Mention. She volunteers at Children Attention Home, assisting the children with reading and there assignment along with helping in the administration office filing records.
Blythewood High School
Vance is a senior at Blythewood High School with a 3.5 grade point average. He is a member of the soccer team and has served as captain for the two years.
Vance has shown great leadership among the younger players on the soccer team, guiding them with decision making. He is a leader and example on and off the field. He is a member of the Captain’s Class, which involves the participants looking at how their leadership can improve the attitudes, behaviors, character, and motivation of student-athletes at Blythewood HS. Vance volunteered to help with field day at Lake Carolina Elementary School and volunteers to sort food at Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Aiken High School
Rachel is a senior at Aiken High School with a 4.0 grade point average. She is a member of the golf team and the soccer team.
She is a member of the Yearbook staff, Beta Club, and Young life. She assists with the school athletic social media sites and the website. Rachel’s leadership on and off the field at Aiken High School will be extremely hard to replace. She will college soccer and pursue a degree in Business Administration.
Lee Central High School
Shataveya is a senior with a grade point average above 4.0 and will graduate in the top 5% of her class. She has been a member of the Stallions Cheer Squad for the past four years.
Shataveya is one of those athletes willing to meet the other cheerleaders from the opposing teams and create a bond and relationship with them that will last throughout her life. She is very outgoing, competitive but thrives on good sportsmanship. In school and in the community, she exemplifies her leadership skills through her constant service. Prior to the pandemic she led the cheer community service project as well as volunteering at the local library to read.
She is an honor student involved in dual enrollment courses, perusing her associate degree from Central Carolina Technical College.
White Knoll High School
Lexi is a sophomore with a 4.87 grade point average. She is a three-year starter as catcher for White Knoll softball team and helped to lead her team to the first State Championship in softball. Lexi’s softball season got off to one of the best starts in White Knoll School’s history, before COVID-19 brought the season to an end. In only one week of play, at the plate Lexi was 7 of 8 with 4 home runs, 3 doubles, 9 RBI’s and was named MaxPreps/NFCA player of the week; and the team was off to a 5-1 start.
Lexi is a leader in her school and very active in the community. She volunteers with PAL League, which is a baseball/softball league that serves students with disabilities or special needs to be able to play the game. She also volunteers at the “courage center” serving breakfast on special occasions Lexi dreams of being a starter for the University Of South Carolina softball team and continuing to serve her community.
Gray Collegiate Academy
Mitchell is a senior with a 4.98 grade point average. He serves as captain of both the cross country and soccer teams and has also been a four-year letterman on each team. His other honors include All-Region Soccer 2019; United Soccer Coaches Academic All-American Nominee and All-Region Cross Country 2017 & 2018.
Mitchell is a mature, quiet leader who truly leads by example. He has a tremendous work ethic that has served him well in the classroom and the community. Mitchell serves as GCA Secretary and is a member of FCA and Student Boosters club. He is also a very active member in his church (Mt. Herman Lutheran). Mitchell serves with the Mt. Herman Lutheran’s youth group with most of their services to include the beautification cleanup group at church.
Jenna & Jordan Berger
North Myrtle Beach
Jenna & Jordan are ranked number 1 and 2 in the senior class with grade point averages above 5.0. They are 3 sports athletes competing in volleyball, basketball and soccer. They were named All-Region in volleyball and basketball. Jordan was named All-State in volleyball and basketball. Jenna tore her ACL which required surgery causing her to miss her junior year. Jenna & Jordan are very supportive and lean on each other for strength, motivation, support and encouragement. These characteristics along with Jenna and Jordan’s leadership and positive attitudes were key factors in helping the volleyball team win its second consecutive State Championship and basketball advanced to the third round of the playoffs.
Jenna and Jordan are members of the National Honor Society, Beta Club, NMB “AP” program, Captains Club, Varsity Club and FCA. They are very active in school and the community. They do fundraisers for Special Olympics, organize food drives and are active in church.
North Myrtle Beach AD shared “Jenna and Jordan epitomize what student athletes should be and what great student leaders should be, more importantly they are truly amazing young ladies of great faith, always looking to help others.
Tevin is a senior with a 4.25 GPA. Tevin is described as one of the most selfless athletes to ever come through Lee Central. Tevin is a member of the National Honor Society, Beta Club, Lee Central Early College, and the football program.
Tevin is considered a community man. He is employed at the local grocery store. He’s involved in many community projects from Thanksgiving baskets, to toy drives, to tutoring his peers, manager for the basketball team, to helping other students get jobs.
Tevin is working hard to get his associate degree while in high school. However he’s a young man that will always take the time to help others.
Keenan High School
Hannah is a junior with a 4.76 GPA. She is captain of Student-Athletic Council and the cheerleading team at Keenan.
Hannah’s services to her school and community include coordinating a canteen at lunch to raise money for the teams adopted families and a toy drive to benefit over 20 families at Carver Lyon Elementary School. Hannah has coordinated a theme night for all Keenan basketball games to increase student attendance, to include an outstanding district recognized tribute to Kobe and Gigi Bryant. Hannah is a member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club.
Riverside High School
Alex is a senior with a 3.81 GPA. He was captain of both the soccer and football teams, a leader both on and off the fields. After receiving three concussions, his high school athletic career as a senior was ended. The NFHS Concussion course was very beneficial to Alex and his parents. This was a very hard time in this young man’s life and Alex’s service to his school and community became a focal point. He volunteers at two elementary schools as a mentor, works with the local Meal on Wheels program and assists with Riverside Special Education students in their coffee shop “all before his school day starts”. He has also achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. Alex recently attended the Spartanburg County Shining Stars Prom and spent the evening with an exceptional student who is non-verbal. Alex and his fishing partner are qualifiers for the SAF High School Nationals in Bass Fishing. Alex is the first student of Greenville County Schools with a full-time co-op where he works 40-65 hours a week.