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Class of 2021 Honors & Awards

June 20th, 2021

The following VLHS Seniors were recognized for their accomplishments at the 2021 Senior Banquet.  Congratulations to each and every member of the class for all you have achieved during your high school years!

Valedictorians: Brendan Mc Donald, Ian Schoenmeyer
Salutatorian: David Jahnke
Honors Diplomas: Allison Lemanski, Chae Kelsey, Mitchell Neumann

VL Faculty Academic Awards
Art: Isabel Warren, Brianna Dankert
English: Luke Wollenweber, David Jahnke
French: Amber Olguin, Valerie White
Math: Brendan McDonald, Chae Kelsey
Music: Miriam Cmeyla (choral), Ashley Hoffman (instrumental)
PE: Kaitlyn Hale, Josh Samsell
Religion: Anna Katenhus
Science: Allison Lemanski (life science), Brendan McDonald (physical science)
Social Studies: David Jahnke
Spanish: Kristofer Nisidis, Ashley Hoffman

Activities Awards
Senior Officers: Ian Schoenmeyer (P), Chae Kelsey(VP), Elliott Urbytes (Sec), David Jahnke (Treas)
Music: Mitchell Neumann (instrumental), Elijah Feinauer(choral)
Student Council: Quinn Stefanski (P), Scott Smith (VP), Braxton Flood (Sec), Maggie Walk (Social Media Manager)
Drama: Brianna Dankert

MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award: David Jahnke

Brandt Christian Leadership Award: Ian Schoenmeyer
Roekle Scholar-Athlete Award: David Jahnke, Anna Katenhus
Zill Service-Character Award: Chae Kelsey
Feldkamp Pro Merito Award: Maggie Walk

Tri-Valley All Academic Awards: Brendan McDonald, Kris Nisidis, Luke Wollenweber

Key Club Medallions: David Jahnke, Valerie White, Danielle Browning, Anna Katenhus, Ashley Hoffman

Seal of Biliteracy: Autumn Eischer, Ashley Hoffman, Chae Kelsey, Genesis Escobedo, Kris Nisidi, Sydney Krause


The Saginaw Valley Lutheran High School Association, operating Valley Lutheran High School, admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, and physical handicap to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national and ethnic origin, genetic information, and physical handicap in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic or other school administered programs.