Spotlight showcasing Stonewall Jackson High School valedictorian and salutatorian
Posted on 08/07/2018
Stonewall Jackson High School valedictorian and salutatorian

Valedictorian, Elena Bosack
Stonewall Jackson High School valedictorian Elena Bosack

















Elena Bosack, Stonewall Jackson High School valedictorian, will attend the University of Virginia this fall. Already a summer volunteer with Prince William Medical Center, she plans to study biology and then attend medical school.
Extracurricular Activities:
National Honor Society (NHS) – President
French Honor Society – President
Key Club – Senior Representative
Ecology Club
Science Honor Society
Math Honor Society

Academic Achievements and Honors:

English Student of the Year (2016-18)
Statistics Student of the Year (2016)
Advanced Placement® Comparative Government Student of the Year (2016)
History Student of the Year (2017)
Attended Governor’s French Language Academy
Apple Scholar
Lee Scholarship for Extended Essay recipient
Recognized in Youth Salute
Academic Letters recipient (2015-2017)

Community Involvement:


Summer volunteer at Prince William Medical Center (2017)
2-week service trip in Ho, Ghana (2017-18)
PWRCAR volunteer (2014-16)
Service events with NHS and Key Club including SERVE volunteering and Giant food drives

Schools Attended:

Bennett Elementary School
Stonewall Middle School

College plans:

Elena will attend the University of Virginia this fall to major in biology and minor in French. She plans to attend medical school after college.


Salutatorian, Mackenzie Beavers
Stonewall Jackson High School salutatorian Mackenzie Beavers

















Mackenzie Beavers, Stonewall Jackson High School salutatorian, thanks her International Baccalaureate® (IB) teacher, Dr. Jacquelyn Fox-Good, for preparing her for college coursework. She said Dr. Fox-Good “is the kind of teacher who challenges students, through difficult work, to learn to think from their own perspective and to learn to question the given truths of the world.” Mackenzie will attend the University of Virginia this fall.

Extracurricular Activities:

Science Honor Society – President
Ecology Club – Recycling Coordinator
National Honor Society – Service Coordinator
Junior Class President
English Honor Society
Spanish Honor Society
Varsity Volleyball
Varsity Tennis
Student Activities Leadership Council

Academic Achievements and Honors:

Prince William County SPARK Academic Achievement Award
IB Middle Years Programme at Stonewall Jackson Certificate Recipient
IB Diploma Recipient
Varsity Letter for Academic Achievement (2015-2018)

Community Involvement:


Women in Technology Program – BAE mentorship for women in engineering
Virginia Governor’s School for Agriculture at Virginia Tech
American Travel Volleyball Team

Schools Attended:

Bristow Run Elementary School
Gainesville Middle School

College plans:

Mackenzie will be attending the University of Virginia to study mechanical engineering and material science.