AIA PRESS CENTER
Buckeye Union High School
Student of the Year
Eleanor has proven to be an exemplary student in the sense that she is graduating with a 5.38 weighted GPA and ranked number one of 317 in her class. She has taken every honors core class offered at Buckeye Union High School, has been accepted to the International Baccalaureate Program (IB) and has taken seven IB classes a year for the last two years. Eleanor is a three sport varsity athlete for the school. In addition to swim, basketball and tennis, she is also a member of the National Honors Society, Student Council and Culture Club at BUHS. She was also chosen as the delegate for Buckeye Union to attend girls' state. Outside of school, Eleanor is heavily involved in her church and youth group. Her time management and dedication skills surpass those of her peers by far. Through school groups, her church group and on her own, Eleanor makes a habit of giving back to the community through various community service projects.
Although Eleanor is very reserved, she is amazingly smart, friendly, loyal and intrinsically motivated. Eleanor puts much pride into being a state tennis champion as she does her ranking number one in her class. She shows the importantce to others that beinga student before an athlete makes her a better student-athlete. Not only is she a great student who has proven to be a role model for other students, but she is an amazing person as well. Eleanor understands that hard work and persistent are keys in her future.
Eleanor plans to attend the University of Arizona and will prusue a degree in nursing. She also hopes to participate in tennis while at the U of A.
Events for the week of October 17, 2016
AIA Executive Board Meeting - 8:00 am - 11:59 pm
Winter Hardship Deadline - 3:00 pm - 11:59 pm
6A Conference Meeting - 10:00 am - 11:59 pm
Badminton Seeding Meeting - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2016 AIA 1A Football State Tournament
The football state tournament for 8-man football kicks off on Saturday, Oct. 22. Check the brackets for the matchups and be sure to visit the tournament information page for complete details.