EDINBURG – The Edinburg Rotary Club recently acknowledged the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District's 2021 valedictorians and salutatorians.
"Thank you to the Edinburg Rotary for honoring and recognizing our Edinburg CISD valedictorians and salutatorians from each of our prestigious high schools," said ECISD Advanced Academics & Guidance Services Director Sylvia Ledesma.
The students' recognition is part of the Edinburg Rotary's Student of the Month Program held during the community service organization's luncheon meeting at the Echo Hotel.
"We at Edinburg CISD are extremely proud of our valedictorians and salutatorians," Ledesma said. "These students have worked extremely hard and have challenged themselves to take on high-level courses, including Advanced Placement courses and college courses. They certainly rose to the challenge and exceeded high expectations."
Rotarians heard from the valedictorians and salutatorians during a video presentation. The students spoke about their achievements, educational journeys, and plans after graduation.
The Edinburg Rotary recognized the following students:
- Edinburg High School valedictorian A'nnika Saenz
- Edinburg High School salutatorian Nereyda Barrera
- Edinburg North High School valedictorian Matthew Castilleja
- Edinburg North High School salutatorian Madilynn K. Garcia
- Economedes High School valedictorian Cassey M. Ybarra
- Economedes High School salutatorian Marilyn Becerra
- Vela High School valedictorian Zoë L. Benham
- Vela High School salutatorian Seryna S. Ayala
Edinburg CISD is currently enrolling students for the 2021-2022 school year. To register your child, visit register.ecisd.us or call (956) 289-2300.