Top Of The Class Of 2020 From Each High School In Escambia County Honored

May 18, 2020

The top students from the Class of 2020 at each Escambia County high school have been named.

The Senior Academic Awards recognize outstanding academic achievement, represented by the top five students from each school with the highest GPAs at the end of the first semester of their senior year and the top student from each of the six academic disciplines.

The annual program was not held this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but students still received their award, a personalized medallion and a Congressional certificate.

Honorees are listed below.

Escambia High School
Sophia Bonanno – Top Five
Juliette Bonnlander – Top Five
Emily Geiger – Top Five
Omar Mejia – Top Five
Brandon Mitra – Top Five
Maggie Kidder – CTE
Marena Garcia Vidal – English
Brianna Amos – Science
Rhapeepan Antrim – Foreign Language
Jacob Faulkner – Mathematics
Sophia Bonanno – Social Studies

Northview High School
Will Beach – Top Five
Keaton Brown – Top Five
Kayla McKillion – Top Five
Charleigh Parham – Top Five
Marissa Rothrock – Top Five
Sophia Cotita – English
Hailie Anderson – Science
Kinzie Rackard – Career & Technical
Colby Morris – Mathematics
Elana Ward – Social Studies

Pensacola High School
Jackson Allen – Top Five
Jordyn Ewing – Top Five
Oliver Norris – Top Five
Madison Payne – Top Five
Pearson Stack – Top Five
Aydin Lasure – Science
Patrick Imhof – English
Jackson Ruggles – Mathematics
Zaniah Heath – Career & Technical
Elliot Adler – Social Studies
Gregory Posey – Foreign Language

Pensacola IB Program
Sami Humeda – Top Five
Mehul Kapur – Top Five
Rachel Lee – Top Five
Lillian Petsinger – Top Five
Nicholas Skoufis – Top Five
Jett Zhang – Top Five and National Merit
Anna Huynh – National Merit
Katherine McCrackin – National Merit
Jane Chakraborty – National Merit
Jason Dela Cruz – Foreign Language
Samuel Duong – Science
Tanner Struck – Mathematics
Ella Griffith – Career & Technical
Chiara Kyn Estrada – English
Kyla Homewood – Social Studies

Pine Forest High School
Rhett Hardy – Top Five
Chloe Huffman – Top Five
Kayla Le – Top Five
Brandon Rode – Top Five
Journee Stevenson – Top Five
Joseph Hawkins – Science
Kameron Sasser – Foreign Language
Annessa Williams – Career & Technical
Brian Jones, Jr. – English
Miles Gibson – Mathematics
John Pinette – Social Studies

Tate High School
Catherine Alderman – Top Five
Nasim Boussarhane – Top Five
Melanie Letourneau – Top Five
Camille Macks – Top Five
Gabriel Pfeuffer-Ferguson – Top Five
Kade Boyd – English
Alexander Hicks – Foreign Language
Chase Jenkins – Social Studies
Samuel Shinnick – Science
Braden Boutwell – Mathematics
Tra’lon Gillis – Career & Technical

Washington High School
Lily Drasutis – Top Five
Katherine Grissett – Top Five
Emma Hill – Top Five
Lindsay Lurate – Top Five
Sierra Werdann – Top Five
Samantha Thompson – English
Darryl Brundidge, Jr. – Foreign Language
Tobias Johnson – Mathematics
Mary Lipham – Social Studies
Ansley Gill – Career & Technical
Liberty Tillman – Science

West Florida High School
Phillip Gindl – Top Five
Anna Hoang – Top Five
Katelyn McCaffrey – Top Five
Zander Preston – Top Five
Jayden Spiess – Top Five
Courtney Crosby – Science
Luke Whitwell – Social Studies
Haley Israelson – English
Tristan Cravatt – Career & Technical
Marcus Ingram – Mathematics
Luis Moya Marrero – Foreign Language


12 Responses to “Top Of The Class Of 2020 From Each High School In Escambia County Honored”

  1. Deborah Potter on May 19th, 2020 9:56 pm

    Juliette, so proud of all of your accomplishments, but even more so, the person you are! Love you very much, sweetie! Congratulations!

  2. Jessica Butler on May 18th, 2020 9:25 pm

    Tristan Michael Cravatt ….. YOU.ARE.AMAZING! Your Dad and I are so proud of you!
    Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best!

    Way to go Senior Class Students of 2020! Woot woot!……

  3. Juanita Johnson on May 18th, 2020 6:00 pm

    Courtney I am very proud of you. Job well done. Congratulations,
    Your favorite Aunt

  4. Allyson Clay on May 18th, 2020 4:23 pm

    Way to go Courtney Crosby and all the West Fl. Scholars. Congratulations on all of your hard work and good luck with the next steps on your journey!

  5. Diann Stewart on May 18th, 2020 3:36 pm

    Way to go Kindle so proud of you sweet girl! Congratulations to all the winners!

  6. Pam on May 18th, 2020 3:17 pm

    We are so proud of Maggie Kidder and all of the top seniors of the Class of 2020! Congratulations!

  7. Roxanne Baker on May 18th, 2020 1:51 pm

    Congratulations Courtney Crosby. Hope you will do great things in the future. Keep playing tennis.

  8. Danny Hardy on May 18th, 2020 12:31 pm

    Congratulations Rhett. Super Proud. How about 2 Baseball Players at Pine Forest being honored!! Coach Brett McCullough setting high expectations on and off the field

  9. Proud Mom on May 18th, 2020 11:32 am

    That’s My Girl!! Way to go Kayla!! We are soooo proud of you!
    Love your family

  10. Aunt Kim on May 18th, 2020 9:43 am

    Way to go Kinzie Rackard….so proud of you my smart niece!!!

  11. Angelique Sanders on May 18th, 2020 9:12 am

    Way to go to all of these students!! Congradulations on such a wonderful accomplishment despite the challenges that your class has faced!! Extremely proud of each and everyone of these young people! They are the best of the best and they shine despite the circumstances and I wish them all the best in the next chapter/journey of their youthful lives!!

    Gabriel Pfeuffer-Ferguson, we are so incredibly proud of all that you have accomplished and can not wait to see all of the amazing things that you accomplish. The sky is truly the limit for you and we will be behind you the entire way supporting you. Continue to strive for greatness and you will be unstoppable!!

  12. Oversight on May 18th, 2020 7:23 am

    Congrats to all of these academic award winners!

    Unless it a typo, it looks like the Pensacola IB Program can’t count to exactly five because there are six in their top five. lol

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