LBHS names STAR Student, STAR Teacher
Long Beach High School senior Ryan Parks is the school’s 2014 STAR Student. Ryan is the son of Don and Jeannie Parks. He was chosen as the STAR Student after scoring a 35 on the ACT.
In addition to being named STAR Student, Ryan has been recognized in the Superintendent’s Academic Awards 2010-2014, received the Junior Science Achievement Award and numerous other academic achievement awards. He has been a member of the Long Beach High School Marching Band for four years and was selected to the 2013 Gulf Coast Band Directors Association Honor Band.
As a member of the Long Beach High School award winning Robotics team, the “e-Lemon-ators”, Ryan has helped win several competitions including the State VEX Competition. He and his team will be representing Mississippi and competing in the VEX World Championships at the end of April in Anaheim, CA.
After graduation, Ryan plans on pursuing a degree in chemical engineering.
Ryan has chosen Denise Brown as his STAR Teacher. Brown received her Bachelor’s degree from University of Southern Mississippi and was named Long Beach Middle School’s Teacher of the Year in the 2006-2007 school year. She current teaches Biology at Long Beach High School.
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