I have received a variety of awards and recognitions for my performance in debate and forensics competitions; these awards are organized separately here. My ACT score and AP exam scores can be found here.

Kansas ACT Scholar

This award signed by the President and CEO of the Kansas Board of Regents and the State of Kansas COmmissioner recognizes students who score 32 or higher on the ACT exam.

2019 Kansas State Scholar

2019 Kansas State Scholar

This award is granted by the Kansas Board of Regents to students who complete the Kansas State Scholars curriculum and have a GPA of 3.91 or higher and an ACT score of 32 or higher.

2019 Kansas State Scholar

Science National Honor Society

Science National Honor Society

Kansas Honor Scholar

The Kansas Honor Scholar award is a distinction for a "high school senior whose consistent record of superior academic achievement merits recognition as outstanding in the state of Kansas." It is endorsed by Governor Jeff Colyer, KU Chancellor Doug Girod, and the President of KU Alumni Association Heath Peterson.

KS Honor Scholar Award

AP Scholar Award

The AP Scholar Awards recognize high school students who have demonstrated exemplary college-level achievement on AP Exams. In particular, National AP Scholar Award is granted to students who achieve grades of 5.0 on at least three full-year AP Exams.

AP Scholar Award

KSHSAA Outstanding Acheivement

Received the Certificate for Outstanding Acheivement award from Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAS) for representing the 2-Speaker State Debate Team

KSHSAA Outstanding Acheivement

Principal's Honors Roll (2016-2019)

Selected for the Principal's Honors Roll for academic accomplishments in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. Most recent certificate:

Honors Roll

Kansas Entrepreneurship Competition (2018)

Applied for the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge and was competitively selected to represent the company/app "Worth It" at the annual competition at the Kansas State University. Received an award for the app that I presented.

Kansas Entrepreneurship Competition

Varsity Letter in Debate (2016-2018)

Received varsity letter in debate for outstanding performance for freshman (2016) thru senior year (2018).

Debate Letter

Mu Alpha Theta Membership (2018)

Accepted to the Math Honor Society Mu Alpha Theta for participation in activities sponsored by Mu Alpha Theta.

Mu Alpha Theta Membership

National Honor Society Membership (2017)

Inducted into the National Honor Society based on the cornerstones scholarship, service, leadership, and character.

National  Honor Society

National English Honor Society Membership (2017)

Inducted into the National English Honor Society in recognition of high achievement in the English Language Arts.

National English Honor Society

Varsity Letter in Forensics (2016-2017)

Received varsity letter in forensics for outstanding performance for freshman (2016) and sophomore years (2017).

Debate Letter

Kansas History Day (2017)

As a member of the BVW HS History Club, participated in the District History Day competition and made it to the State competitions.

Kansas History Day

KSHSAA State Piano Competitions (2016)

I participated in the KSHSAA regional piano competition and earned a #1 rating and was subsequently invited to compete in the KSHSAA state piano festival where I earned a #2 rating.

Piano Certificates
Piano Certificates

Varsity Letter in Orchestra (2015-2016)

Received varsity letter in orchestra for outstanding contributions to the BVW HS orchestra programs.

Orchestra Letter

MIT Course in Python Programming (2015)

I registered for and successfully completed the MIT course entitled Introduction to Computer Science and Programming Using Python during summer 2015. The course was taught by Professor W. Eric Grimson. The textbook was John V. Guttag, Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python (MIT Press, 2014).

MIT Programming

National Forensic League Certification (2015)

Qualified to be a member of the National Speech and Debate Association and received a degree of superior distinction.

Piano Certificates

CAPS Certificate in Life: An Expedition (2014)

Completed a CAPS bioscience program during summer 2014. The program was entitled Life: An Expedition. CAPS (Center for Advanced Professional Studies) is a nationally recognized, innovative high school program for Blue Valley High School students. While in the program, "students fast forward into their future and are fully immersed in a professional culture, solving real world problems, using industry standard tools ..."

CAPS Course

Student Council Representative (2010-2011)

I was elected as my 4th grade class representative to the LKE Students Council
Student council

Letter from President Obama (2011)

I wrote to President Obama and was honored to receive a written reply back
Obama letter

Community Service Recognition (2011)

I actively volunteer for community services. I received the following certificate in 2011
Service certificate

National Geographic Society

I am a proud member of the National Geographic Society

Oxford School Diploma

I participated in a one-day Pioneer School and learned about pioneers coming to the US and their living style

Kindergarten Diploma (2007)!

Kindergarten certificate

Preschool Certificate (2006)!

I did really graduate from preschool :-)