The Westview High School Class of 2013 will be holding its baccalaureate service at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, in the Wilson Auditorium. The guest speaker will be Dennis Berkey, lay minister of youth at Shore Mennonite Church. A reception will follow in the cafeteria.
Eighty-seven seniors will participate in the commencement exercise beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 24, in the high school gym.
Class officers are President – Kiersten Reeve, Vice President – Lukas Pamer, Secretary – Kelsey Carmack, and Treasurer – Carrie Chupp. Dawn Cowley and Ryan Glassman are the class sponsors. The class color is red. The class flower is a yellow rose. Class motto is “Brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out; the brick walls are there to show how badly we want something.”
Top scholars in the class of 2013 are Michelle Mowery and Nicholas Raber, co-valedictorians. Other seniors who will graduate with academic honors include Devin Aspy, Taylor Benefiel, Austin Borg, Jordann Braid, Heather Buchanan, Kelsey Carmack, Candice Chupp, Carrie Chupp, Benjamin Cramer, Mackenzie Grobis, Stephenie Hochstetler, MaKala Howard, Ariel Miller, Damon Miller, Olivia Miller, Chelsea Motts, Nathan Raber, Kiersten Reeve, Josh Richardson, Haley Schlabach, Randi Schrock, Brooke Schwartz, Jarret Slabach, Taylor Warren, Brett Yoder, and Kayla Yoder.
Additional class members are Stephany Bellaire, Taylor Bender, Edward Berger, Jordan Blank, Keith Bontrager, Samantha Bontrager, Sue Ann Bontrager, Nicholas Caldwell, Jessica Campos, Sárka Dufková, Destiny Eicher, Stacey Eutsey, Parker Fought, Ashley Freed, Nelson Grate, Samantha Hahn, Zebadiah Harris, Katelyn Hawk, Jeremy Hochstetler, Samantha Hubler, Morgan Jantzi, Kaylene Kaufman, Zachary Keller, Brittainy Kitchen, Bridget Krahn, Brandon Kretzschmer, Maxim Laughlin, Briana Marks, Mason Mast, Tanner Mast, Colton Miller, Krista Miller, Kyle Miller, Michael Miller, Samantha Miller, Sarah Miller, Brian Mullett, Yeonwoo Nam, Hammad Omar, Lukas Pamer, Kurt Paulsen, Emily Quick, Laura Ramirez, Corwin Reed, Collin Ritchie, Daniel Ritter, Jennifer Robledo, Amanda Romine, Juan Sanchez, Krystal Schmucker, Gabrielle Schrader, Amanda Schwartz, Nicole Sharp, Tyler Smith, Anthony Steglich, Julia Thompson, Franchesca Turco, Jessica Varney and Bailey Yoder.