Graduate Highlights

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Hailey Crowninshield
Say hello to Hailey Crowninshield
Promoting from Riverbend Elementary School to Sutter Union High School
Parents: Laura and Ryan Phillips
Hailey is planning to try out for Freshman Volleyball and hopes to join the Yearbook staff and take photography. She is looking towards a career as either a Photographer or a Vet Technician πŸ’•

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Andrea Richmond
Andrea Richmond
Parents: Jim Richmond, SCSOS Board Member Area 3 and Sandy Richmond, Special Education teacher at RVHS.
BS Degree in Mathematics from CSU Sacramento.
Andi begins her career at Yuba Water Agency on June 1st as the Power Sales Analyst.
Andi graduated from Yuba College in 2017 with degrees in Mathematics and Natural Sciences.
She is a 2014 graduate of River Valley High School.
Yes, Mr. Reusser, you won!

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Sarah E. Odegard
Say hello to Sarah E. Odegard
Parents: Susan Odegard: SCSOS Adult Education Navigator and Transition Specialist and Paul Odegard: English teacher at RVHS.
BA Degree in Theatre Arts from CSU, Chico
Sarah's accomplishments at Chico State include: President of the Theatre Arts Club for two years, began an Improv Club on campus, wrote and performed in several 24 Hour Plays, Stage Manager for fall 2019 musical, earned the 2019 Outstanding Theatre Arts Award and had one of her original plays copyrighted and performed on campus.
Sarah's plans include graduate school with a focus in playwriting. πŸ’•

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Arianna Catlin
Say hello to Arianna Catlin, the sister of Sabrina Catlin, SCSOS Payroll Specialist.
Arianna started Yuba College at 14 years old while attending regular high school classes and cheering.
She graduated from Lindhurst High School at the age of 16 with a 4.0 GPA
Now at age 18, she has graduated from Yuba College with 4 degrees:
Administration of Justice
Law Enforcement
Political Science
Social and Behavioral Science
She was accepted to 4 universities and has accepted Sacramento State's offer to continue her journey in Law. Her Goal is to be a California state lawyer and eventually a judge.

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Anthony Boswell
Say hello to Anthony Boswell.
He is an 8th grade graduate of Robbins Elementary. His parents are Kelli Boswell (SCSOS para-educator) and Nick McLain. He has attended Robbins since 2017 and was on the basketball team. He earned the coach’s award this year and hopes to be in the NBA when he is older.

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Taylor Ford
Our very own, SSO PREP Peer Advisor, Taylor Ford graduated (yesterday) from Chico State with a Bachelor's in Agricultural Science with an emphasis in Education.
Parents: Lee and Laura Ford; Christy Ford and Scott Jean
She will begin her student teaching at Elk Grove High School in the fall while enrolled in the Chico State credential program. Her parents are beyond proud of their cowgirl's dedication and achievements and know she will be a great teacher. β£οΈ

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Awynn Williams
Say hello to Awynn Williams, 8th grade graduate and daughter of Kassie Backman-Hill, SCSOS LVN/Psych Tech 2
Parents: Kassie Backman-Hill and Micheal Hill; Troy Williams
Awynn has attended Butte Vista School since Kindergarten. She loves volleyball and plays with Yuba Elite Volleyball Club (as well as Butte Vista). She plans to play at RVHS and continue with Yuba Elite through high school with hopes of earning a volleyball scholarship for college. She is undecided about college and her career path, but has mentioned Paramedic or Pediatric Surgeon. πŸ₯°

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Meagan Thomas
My best friend, Meagan Thomas SCSOS Para Educator, is a Yuba College 2020 Graduate. She has earned her AS in Social Behavioral.
She has been supported and encouraged by her husband Larry Thomas and her 3 kids Jayden, Amiya, and Alexandra.
I am so proud of her dedication to her desire to become a Special Education teacher. She has maintained Honor status during her schooling while working full-time, caring for her family and adding a sweet baby girl to her family just two years ago. Keep going Meagan, you are going to be an excellent teacher and gift to our community.
Submitted by Wendy Lawson

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Maddie and Savannah
Say hello to high school seniors who are Kristi Johnson's daughters. Kristi is our Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Accountability
Madeline Moreno
River Valley High School
Parents: Clint and Kristi Johnson and Rafael and Beth Moreno
Maddie is graduating a year early and plans to attend the Sierra College Pre-Nursing program in the Fall.
Savannah Johnson
River Valley High School
Parents: Clint and Kristi Johnson and Mark and Heather Foster
Savannah has run track and played field hockey all 4 years!  She plans to attend Sierra College and begin working towards becoming a physical therapist

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Say hello to Sophia Aguilar, daughter of Dulia Aguilar, SCSOS Behavior Assistant.
River Valley High School
Parents: Ed and Dulia Aguilar
Sophia will be attending the University of San Francisco in the fall, pursuing a degree in clinical psychology. She has worked hard throughout her high school career, in academics, as well as in her involvement in several activities, including volleyball, cheer, volunteer work, while also being a student member of the Young Professional Acting Conservatory at Broadway Sacramento. We are so proud of her achievements and look forward to her bright future!

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Say hello to Harleen Kaur, daughter of Paramjeet Kaur, SCSOS Coordinator of Internal Business.
River Valley High School
Parents: Harjeet Singh and Paramjeet Kaur
Harleen graduated early from high school and while she was in high school she completed her Associate from Yuba College as well. Harleen was accepted to UC Davis, UC Berkeley and UC San Diego while still a junior. She selected UC Davis and would like to become a lawyer in the future.

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Sami Poland
Say hello to Samantha Grace Poland, daughter of Melissa Poland, SCSOS Para-educator.
Sutter Union High School
Parents: John and Melissa Poland
Sami is looking forward to attending Paul Mitchell at MTI College in the fall. Her long term goal is to own her own salon/spa.
Sami is such a hard worker; not only does she maintain a 4.0 GPA, but she also works and attends Yuba College - all with a smile on her face. We are so proud of her!

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Alana Kovach
Say hello to Alana Kovach, daughter of John Kovach, Principal of Feather River Academy
Lincoln High School
She has enlisted in the Marine Corps and ships out on September 21, 2020. Congratulations Alana!

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Samantha Costales
Say hello to Samantha Costales, daughter of Toni Costales-Servin, Business and Workforce Specialist at Sutter County One Stop.
Sami is graduating from American River College as a Speech and Language Pathologist Assistant. This is her second degree; she received her first degree in Early Childhood Education when she was 18 and has been working in that field since then. She was introduced to the SLPA field and became interested in furthering her education in that direction. She completed the program while working full time; hopefully she will start her new career soon. Her mom feels terrible for her that she won't have a chance to walk, but she is so proud of her!

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Brooke Neff
Say hello to Brooke Neff, daughter of Wendy Lawson, SCSOS Special Education Teacher for the Infant Program
Sutter Union High School
Brooke plans to attend Yavapai College in Prescott, Arizona for Phlebotomy πŸ’•