Xin Kai Yang, of Marrero, is valedictorian of the Thomas Jefferson High School Class of 2014 in Harvey, and Gina Frances Kissee, of Waggaman, is salutatorian.

Yang is the son of Kei Chun Yeung and Qiao Yue Chen and will be studying biomedical engineering at Tulane University.

Kissee is the daughter of David and Candace Kissee. She will be studying biology (pre-medical) at the University of New Orleans.

Also graduating were: Abdelhadi Abdelbaqi, Hadeel Fadi Abuali, Daniel Creppell Alleman, Michael Ray Andrus, Jr., Kaylyn Jeané Askew, Dejoné Alexis Avist, Destin Jacob Bailey, Destiny Sierra Ball, Michael M’Lik Bazile Jr., Jessica Reneé Dykes Bealer, Rachel Alexis Eve Billiot-Bruleigh Anna Laura Birbiglia, Bret Vincent Boudreaux, Mitchell Joseph Bourg, Meredith Ann Breaud, Michael Kenneth Brisco and Quron Armani Bruce.

Also, Lauren Michelle Calamari, Jacob Andrew Carriere, Meghan Louise Cart, Jonathan Isai Carter, Mason Gerard Case, Victoria Lynn Cheramie, Traylynn Marie Coleman, Joshua Michael Combel, Kai Aigner Cotton, Isobela Victoria Crayton, Rayonna Akia Cyprian, Jonathan Jamar Dixon, Theresa Marie Dowden, Shelby Marie Ducote, Michael Shayne Ebanks, Jr., Austin Kyle Eymard, Cameryn Leigh Faulkner, Alexis Korrin Friedman-Benton, Raquel Jean Galiano, Gabrielle Alethea Gaston, Brittany Marie Gisclair, Brice Victor Goodson and Holly Lynn Griffin.

Also, Lauren Nicole Hargis, Enrique Luis Harold, Knyla Tyrianne Houston, Ryan Patrick Huber Jr., Akayla Corionne Hunter, Cody Daniel Hunter, Tina Thuy Trang Huynh, Katlin Mary Isidore, Charles Ronald Johnson III, Joseph Anthony Johnson, Melanie Elizabeth Johnson, Tayla Alexis Jones, Kes Lynn Joseph, Majde Bilal Judeh and Kalon Ryan Kast Jenkins.

Also, Gina Frances Kissee, Devin Zoel LaBruyere, Gabrielle Marie Landry, Lauren Victoria Lawson, Mary Catherine Legendre, Kayla Alexis Lipscomb, Devin Ly, Andrew Michael Maher, Ayah Nafiz Mahmoud Yousef, Charlene Angelle Martin, Neeha Liz Mathew, Amy Lynn McAuliffe, Sarah Nicole McCallum, Hannah Chong Meyer, Simonne Nicole Mirabeau, Tori Monique Moesle, Tre’Nise Nicole Moore, Adan Yousef Murad and Rehema Wanjira Muruthi.

Also, Johnny Ray Negrete, April Bang Nguyen, Jonathan Nguyen, Katie Ngoc Nguyen, Nhu Teresa Tuyet Nguyen, Paul Thanh Nguyen, Peter Vinh Xuan Nguyen, Thanh Tuyet Nguyen, Victoria Huong Nguyen, Khalil Rashad Noah, Brady Joseph Perque III, Brooke Marie Perque, Haley Gloria Pesson, Sebastian Julio Rachel, Jay Santiago Reine, Alejandro Miguel Reyes, Kaitlyn Michelle Rinker, Terrence Jarrod Robinson Jr. and Trystyn Gabrielle Roccaforte-Kostecky.

Also, Jenaé Marie Saul, JaCorey James Singleton, Ronald Niko Smith Jr., Shawn Solomon Smith, Emily Dale Steinkamp, Clyde Daniel Thomas Jr., Madison Paige Thomas, John Joseph Tommeraas III, Jennifer Trinh Tran, Linh Tam Tran, Morgan Elizabeth Vaughn, Tiana Nicole Watts, Jasmine Jazelle Weadd, Liya Inez Williams and Xin Kai Yang.