Ontario HS grads ready to claim diplomas

Members of the Class of 2018 gather beneath the big O for Ontario High.

ONTARIO – A passel of valedictorians are leading the Class of 2018 at Ontario High School to graduation.

The commencement ceremony will be at 7 p.m. this Wednesday at the school.

Following are the 28 named valedictorians this year:

• Abbey Wood participated in track and field, National Honor Society, FBLA, student government, Model UN Club, HSAC, and Be the Change. She plans to attend George Fox University and major in cellular and molecular biology, pre-med, and then go to medical school and become a psychiatrist. Her parents are Jason and Lindsay Wood.

• Adam Hawker, son of Paul and Rhonda Hawker, played football, basketball and baseball and participated in FBLA, FFA, National Honor Society, and HSAC. He plans to attend George Fox University . . .