Layton and Severance Top the WCHS Class of 2014 | Schools
Principal Dr. Allen Gray is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Grace Layton is the Valedictorian of the Washington County High School Class of 2014. She is the daughter of Alan and Patricia Layton. Grace is an honor student and received several highest average departmental awards. She is a certified Microsoft Office Specialist for Word 2007. In her senior year Grace took advantage of the dual enrollment program. Grace excelled in science fairs; she was invited to participate in the Genius Olympiad International Environmental Science Fair where she placed 3rd her freshman year and 2nd her sophomore year. She has been a part of the technical theater crew and a teen leader at her church’s youth camps. Grace plans to attend the University of Georgia and major in Microbiology. Long term goals are to complete graduate school and research medications and cures for rare conditions such as mitochondrial disease.
Bethany Severance is the WCHS Class of 2014 Salutatorian. Bethany is the daughter of Kelly and Sammy Severance. She has been on the Honor Roll all four years of her high school career, and has maintained 4.0 GPA throughout. She has been an active participant in the after-school theatre program as well as the dance program since her freshman year. She has also been an avid member of many clubs including: Beta, FBLA, interact, FCA, Anchor, NHSDA, and the Thespian Society. Bethany plans to attend the University of Georgia.
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