‘It’s a Great Thing’: Arkansas Teens Make History as School’s First Black Female Valedictorian, Salutatorian — Atlanta Black Star

A pair of Arkansas teens are graduating at the top of their class and making history in the process. Junction City High School seniors Alexis Peterson and Taykeetria Rogers claim this year’s titles of valedictorian and salutatorian, becoming the first Black American females to graduate with the schools two highest academic honors. https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/05/19/arkansas-teens-make-history-as-schools-first-black-female-valedictorian-salutatorian/

Ohio Twin Brothers Demonstrate Black Excellence Times Two, Becoming Valedictorian And Salutatorian Of Senior Class — Blavity Bulletin

Two identical twin brothers from a Toledo, Ohio, high school achieved the highest GPAs in their graduating class. Deontae and Denotrae Wright are brothers and tough-nosed competitors. The 17-year-olds were named valedictorian and salutatorian of Scott High School.For four long years, they...Ohio Twin Brothers Demonstrate Black Excellence Times Two, Becoming Valedictorian And Salutatorian Of Senior Class … Continue reading Ohio Twin Brothers Demonstrate Black Excellence Times Two, Becoming Valedictorian And Salutatorian Of Senior Class — Blavity Bulletin