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Amanda Tran, Ben Minter take top junior high honors

The 2016-17 eighth grade class from Mount Vernon Junior High boards buses to go on a field trip on Thursday, May 18.Amanda Tran and Benjamin Minter are the valedictorian and salutatorian of the 2017 eighth grade class at Mount Vernon Junior High (MVJH).

Miss Tran is the daughter of Luat and Linda Tran and has a 99.000 grade average. Mr. Minter is the son of Stan and Terri Minter and has a 98.7812 grade average. For more about these students and a listing of candidates for advancement to high school, see the May 25 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.