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May 28, 2024
Valley Stream Central High School District

Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!

May 28, 2024

Introducing Valley Stream’s 2024 Valedictorians and Salutatorians

April 12, 2024

The Valley Stream Central High School District is proud to announce its valedictorians and salutatorians for the class of 2024. At North High School, Charles Wu and Barnit Kaur are the valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively; the top scholars at South High School are Ethan Fazal and Emily Nothdurft as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively; and Central High School is represented by Karina Ramnauth and Mary Youssef as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively.

Charles has a weighted GPA of 113.59. He was co-president of Science Honor Society, as well as a member of the cross-country and track teams and the Math, Rho Kappa Social Studies, English, Foreign Language, and National honor societies.

Barnit has a weighted GPA of 113.11. She has been a volunteer blood drive organizer for the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Group for the past eight years, an intern at DSS Urology, and a science researcher at the Mayo Clinic. She played varsity tennis and served as president of North’s Students Against Destructive Decisions Club. Barnit is also a certified emergency medical technician.

Ethan has a weighted GPA of 111.72. He captained the “It’s Academic” Quiz Bowl team; was treasurer of the class council; secretary of the Science Honor Society; officer for the Cultural Society; and member of the Falcon Report, literary art magazine, varsity baseball team, chamber orchestra, and student government. Ethan was also a member of the Math, History, Language, National, Tri-M Music honor societies.

Emily has a weighted GPA of 108.12. She was president of the Falcon Report, vice president of student government, and secretary of the “It’s Academic” Quiz Bowl team. She was also a member of the Cultural Society; Key Club; Southern Bell; class council; air rifle and track teams; and National, Math, Science, History, and Language honor societies.

Karina has a weighted GPA of 112.03. She has been a member of Central’s Library Squad; the Central Future Medical Leaders Club; the ninth grade student council, senior high student council, and senior high student government; the junior varsity tennis team; and the English, Math, National, Science, Language, National Junior, and Music honor societies. Outside of school, Karina is a Silver Award Girl Scout, hospital volunteer, summer camp counselor and community volunteer. She has also been a delegate to the council of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County.

Mary has a weighted GPA of 109.05. She has served as Central’s student council president and Board of Education Student Liaison, and was additionally a member of the varsity badminton team, Key Club, Future Medical Leaders Club, Library Squad, PAL Tutoring Program, and Eagle Video Club. Mary was also a member of the English, History, Language, Science, Junior and National honor societies. Outside of school, Mary is a volunteer at Long Island Jewish Valley Stream Hospital and a member of her church orchestra.

Mary Youssef

Karina Ramnauth

Emily Nothdurft

Ethan Fazal

Charles Wu.

Barnit Kaur