Parker County Today PCT June 2018 - Page 56

Poolville High School  Association and National Technical Honor Society.  Paige is a volunteer firefighter at Parker County Emergency Service District No. 6., and volunteers at Clearfork Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility. She is on the Texas Bank Junior Board of Directors. Her Father, Perry, is the Chief Operating Officer of First Eye Care in Weatherford and her mom stays busy. Valedictorian  Billie Roberts  GPA — 3.578 Parents — J.T. and Terrie Roberts Billie will be attending Tyler Junior College, majoring in psychology while playing on the volleyball team. She has attended Poolville ISD for the past five years and is active in a number of clubs and organizations. She was the president of the National Honor Society, Spanish Club, and her senior class. She was team captain of the cheerleaders and the volleyball team. She is also a member of FCA. She volunteers at the Parker County Animal Shelter where she walks dogs during the spring and summer. Last year, she traveled to Costa Rica, where she worked at a feeding center for 10 days as a volunteer. Her father, J. T., is a Locomotive Master Electrician, and mother, Terrie, is a nurse at Springtown High School. Ryan Jennings  Salutatorian  54 GPA — 3.4 Parents — Wesley and Misty Jennings Ryan will be attending Tarleton State University to become a nurse and wants to continue focusing on keep- ing her grades up. She has attended Poolville ISD since kindergarten with her dad always being there for her. She also credits Mrs. Aldrich for supporting her throughout school. Ryan is a member of the National Honor Society, FFA, FCA and the Spanish Club. She helped create the Big Sisters Program as a way to mentor elementary school children. Her dad, Wesley, works in the oil field industry, and her mom, Misty, works part-time at Yesterdays and is a stay-at-home mom. Avery Bullock  Salutatorian  GPA — 4.8119 Parents — Justin and Kristal Bullock  Weatherford High School  Valedictorian  Paige Ayers GPA — 4.8783 Parents — Perry and Jana Ayers Paige is headed to Waco to attend Baylor University where she will major in biochemistry with her focus on pre-med. She has spent two years at Weatherford ISD and has her dad to thank for always supporting her.  She is involved in the Future Business Leaders of America, Health Occupation Students of America, National Honor Society, the Prom Committee, Roo Crew, Secretary of SCRUBS, Senior Class Vice President, student council, Technology Student Avery has attended Weatherford ISD since the 3rd grade. Soon, she will be packing up for Houston where she will attend Rice University. She will major in anthropology and linguistics now, with an interest in chemistry.  She is President of National Honor Society, Student Council President, Blue Belle Lieutenant, is on the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council, and is the Varsity Baseball Statistician. She would like to credit State Board of Education Member Pat Hardy as her mentor. Avery also finds time to serve as a student representative on the State Board of Education’s Long Range Plan Steering Committee and has spent much of her free time this school year on multiple trips to Austin. She has worked at Fancy That Boutique since her sophomore year.  Her father, Justin, works for Union Pacific Railroad, and her mom, Kristal, is the program assistant for the Brazos River Regional Day School Program for the Deaf.