Peter Song and Mary Houghton Named Mr. and Miss JHS 2017
Jenks High School seniors Peter Song and Mary Houghton are Mr. and Miss JHS for 2017. After a total of 87 seniors received nominations for the honor from teachers, organizations, varsity sports, or clubs, five male students and five female students were selected as finalists. Peter and Mary each receive a $1,000 scholarship, while the runners-up, Daniel Guajardo and Carly Gudgel, each receive a $500 scholarship. The scholarships for Mr. and Miss JHS are generously provided by Bob and Lori Howard of Jostens.
The nominees for Mr. and Miss JHS are seniors who represent the Jenks spirit with high achievements in academics and school and community activities. The finalists for Mr. and Miss JHS made varied and significant contributions to their school and community. Qualifications include a minimum 3.25 GPA, active participation in three school and two community activities, good attendance, and a positive citizenship record. The final selection is based on the following criteria: 10-percent volunteer hours, 10-percent school and club activities, 20-percent GPA, 20-percent teacher recommendations, 40-percent senior class/teacher vote.
Congratulations to all Class of 2017 nominees, finalists, and winners!