Congratulations to 51 high school students honored by the Raymore-Peculiar Sunrise Optimist Club at the April 22 Excellence in Education banquet. The event honored 26 seniors, 15 juniors, and 10 sophomores, who are at the top of their respectives classes in academic achievement. The keynote speaker was Evan Lange, 2004 RPHS graduate.
Senior class honorees: Shane Bruflat, Amy Cambridge, Mohson Choudhry, Logan Daniels, Trevor Diepenbrock, Joshua Figge, Aaron Fuller, Miles Goodwin, Amber Heath, Molly Johnson, Jillian Killpack, Cassie Kruse, Zane Lady, Shelby Martinez, Jordan Mayberry, Wesley McCullough, Jacob Meinershagen, Noah Novak, Sarah Poisner, Antonia Santamaria, Devin Schwindt, Morgan Sharp, Jacob Sibert, Hayden Smith, Chely Stratton, and Tiffany Wylde.
Junior class honorees: Gracie Allan, Alicia Atkinson, Sydney Bearden, Becca Bessette, Bailey Crabtree, Olivia Grieve, Jessica Kies, Kamryn Martin, Kathryn McCauley, Morgan McIntosh, Cecelia Moss, Trent Oberlander, Megan Strauss, Jordan Wright, and Tammy Yang.
Sophomore class honorees: Dalton Apel, Alec Heriford, Taylor Hermsmeier, Philip Nelson, Ella Schnake, Jay Schroeder, Zoe Shriner, Tyler Swift, Bailey Trauman, and Larissa Wratney.