The annual Lowry High School Academic Assembly kicked off on Wednesday, May 24. Over 500 students were awarded for numerous achievements and praised for their hard work during the school year.
Senior Jonathan Madrid was given the most inspirational award and is pleased that he will be graduating next week.
“It was crappy at first and then it kind of got better, then worse again and then towards the very end it got better,” said Madrid of his time at Lowry.
Sr. Marisa Swanson was awarded with the top two Sr. award and is the class of 2017s valedictorian.
“I would say hard work would pay off in any situation wether its academic, athletic, or career oriented. I’m very happy with my award and very proud to be in the top two and am excited to graduate as the valedictorian,” said Marissa. “I think the best feeling of all is making my fellow students, teachers, and family members proud.”
Below is the list off the awards given out at the assembly.