The Van Buren School District Education Foundation will hold its annual Academic Recognition Banquet at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Commons Area of VBHS.
The banquet, held in cooperation with the Van Buren School District, will honor the top 40 graduating seniors of the Class of 2014.
Each distinguished scholar will recognize a VBSD teacher, coach, principal or counselor who has had a significant positive influence on his or her education and life.
In recognition of this honor, students and teachers will be formally recognized at the banquet and students will receive a personal recognition gift from the foundation.
Scholars and honored teachers are:
Noah Spear - Brad Ball; Sarah Coles - Elizabeth Williams; Ethan Johnston - Heather Dean; Taylor Rackley - Deena Dunn; John Elijah Mills - Ron Smith; Sydne Tursky - Jana McCain; Morgan Stites - Sherie Cormack; Nathan Garrett - Brad Reeves; William Chance Mitchell - Angie Thompson; Brandon Jones - Mike Kneeland; Fallon Haaser - Valerie Burns; Macy Greb - Dusti Hurst; Whitney "Alex" Gladden - Jessica Fisher; James Masters Jr. - Michelle Hefner; Caleb Bauman - Drew Cone; Madison Wagner - Renee Henson; Jordan Landry - Pam Bibbs; Alexander Anderson - Greg George; Gina Southchay - Stephanie Dunn; Ashley Meuangmany - Janice Lawson; Callie Burcham - Paige Hammond; Nathan Whitlow - Rod Ray.
And, Nayeli Suarez - Terri Burton; Makayla Trentham - Brandy Mosby; Caitlin Hicks - Mary Beth Duncan; Jimmy Michael Cureton - Teddy McMurray; Paula Hamby - Gayle Selby; Caleb Faries - Tom Banhart; Syndey Ford - Renee Risley; Carly Jo Riggins - Karen Allen; Cayla Crider - Jeff Belcher; Brianna Gill - Kara Holland; Tyler Mayhew - Dawn Nichols; Morgan Poague - Mari Newby; Dustin Emmert - Pam Scarbrough; Joshua Hamby - Richard Jiminez; Abby Burgess - Kellie Salyer; Savannah Leonard - Rick Endel; Jordan Newell - Brad Rotert; and Kristin Hayes - Cindy Nelson.