Fort Bend ISD recently announced the valedictorians and salutatorians for each of its 11 high schools.

The valedictorian for each campus is the highest-ranked student by grade-point average (GPA) during the 2020-21 academic year. The salutatorian has the second-highest GPA.

A list of FBISD’s top graduating scholars is below:

Austin

Valedictorian: Derek Jiang

College: Cornell University

Major: Chemical engineering

Salutatorian: Alisha Lin

College: Cornell University

Major: Computer science

Bush

Valedictorian: Jennifer Nguyen

College: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Biomedical engineering

Salutatorian: Kelly Trinh

College: University of Houston

Major: Kinesiology

Clements

Valedictorian: Bella Xu

College: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Major: Computer science

Salutatorian: Abhinaya Muruganandham

College: Texas A&M University

Major: Biomedical engineering – pre-med

Dulles

Valedictorian: Kathryn Phung

College: Rice University

Major: Biochemistry/cell biology

Salutatorian: Ann Phan

College: Columbia University

Major: Biology/public health

Elkins

Valedictorian: Jefferson Yu

College: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Electrical/computer engineering

Salutatorian: Joshua Bellow

College: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Major: Mechanical engineering

Hightower

Valedictorian: Aarna Bhuptani 

College: Vanderbilt University

Major: Astrophysics

Salutatorian: Siem Yonas

College: University of Texas at Austin

Major: Biomedical engineering

Kempner

Valedictorian: Sophia Pineda

College: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Major: Computer science

Salutatorian: Stephanie Agu

College: Rice University

Major: Biochemistry

Marshall

Valedictorian: Samuel Idah-Oze 

College: Texas A&M University

Major: Electrical engineering

Salutatorian: Dzeinus Ralleca 

College: Houston Community College/UT Health Science Center

Major: Nursing

Ridge Point

Valedictorian: Adriana Devenish

College: Texas A&M University

Major: Aerospace engineering

Salutatorian: Emma Codianne

College: Rice University

Major: Bioengineering

Travis

Valedictorian: Ian Ligon

College: Georgia Institute of Technology

Major: Computer science

Salutatorian: Brandon Hawkins

College: University of Chicago

Major: Biological sciences

Willowridge

Valedictorian: Lisha Mathew

College: University of Houston

Major: Biology

Salutatorian: Ceasar Garcia

College: University of Houston

Major: Biology

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