The graduation ceremony for Thomas Jefferson High School was May 14 at the Alario Center in Westwego.

The valedictorian of the Class of 2016 is Julie Nguyen and the salutatorian is Jennifer Chiang. Nguyen, daughter of Khai Nguyen and Chau Tran, of Harvey, plans to attend Tulane University to study neuroscience. Chiang, daughter of Kevin and Karen Chiang, of Harvey, plans to attend Loyola University to study studio fine arts.

Members of the Thomas Jefferson High School Class of 2016: Vincent Anthony Acosta, Dean Gerard Alexander Jr., Sarah Kadhim Ali, Wilhelm Josef Allen Jr., Jessica Lynn Andras, Brittany Ann Babin, DaJone A’Shante Baker, Jonathan Banegas, Kane Joseph Bellanger, Kaleigh Nacole Blanchard, Albert Henry Bongard V, Brennan Elizabeth Bourgeois, Micah Dean Bourgeois, Matthew Christian Bowers, Tyler Kawan Butler, Antonio Alberto Castro, Mi’Kaila Ajayneé Charles, Steven Chen, Jennifer Chiang, Zoé Christiana Clark, Aleysha Lynn Cole.

Also, Maiya Jahnny Coleman, Meleah Kristen Collins, Kaitlyn Ruby Craft, Cara Mia Star Crawford, Ryan Paul Daigle, Thomas Tuan Quoc Dang, Kevin Akeem Daniels, Sydney Dawn Dodson, Morgan Elizabeth Domingue, Dylan Steven Domino, AnneMarie Grace Dowell, Richard Charles Dupaquier III, Destinee Brenae Eugene,

Tajalai Toy Evans, Sarah Elizabeth Faircloth, Justin James Fellows, Brett Andrew Fisackerly, Austin Lee Flowers, Zachary Charles Floyd, Andrew Oliver Freeman.

Also, Arrianna Monet Gabbidon, Tommy Giang, Steven Michael Girgis, Tahj Lee Hawkins, Paul Maurice Hebert IV, Lindsey Rachel Hines, Juaniaro Demond Holmes, Ashleigh Elizabeth Jambon, Taylor Marie Jones, Allie Susan Kast, Jeffrey Mark Kirkland, Katlynn Marie Klein, Justine My Linh Lam, Roy Jacob Lapeyronnie, Conner Vincent LeBlanc, David Alexander Lewis, Jenny Ly, Mahmoud Nafiz Mahmoud Yousef, Thea Martin, Mercedes Jacqueline Moerer, Mohammad Saed Monem.

Also, Vincent Gerard Montagnino, Kiersten Italia Moore, Meagan Alexis Munoz, Elizabeth Le Nguyen, Jimmy Hieu Nguyen, Julie Bich Nguyen, Martin Khang-Manh Nguyen, Theresa Thanh Thao Nguyen, Timothy Duong Huy Nguyen, Brittany Katara Nix, Hunter John Orgeron, Zachary Robert Pastorello, Eryn Nicholle Percle, Jawayne Alana Pichon, Paisley U’Nek Pinkney, Tori Freelyn Pixley, Chandler Rose Ramsak, Anthony Lee Richard Jr., Reginald Delano Rogers Jr., Margaret Ann Romano.

Also, Ashley Lynn Roussel, Brianna Susan Schmidt, Stephen Michael Scholl, Michael Joseph Sergi, Ashley Jen’e Simmons, Donté Nicholas Sincere, Erin Susan Steinkamp, Kyle Cruz Streittmatter, Nathen Robert Strohmeyer, Anthony Benjamin Synigal Jr., Alexis Kate Tewelde, Brandon Michael Theriot, Nadia Marie Toomer.

Also, Angela Anh Phuong Tran, Daniel Huynh Duc Tran, Ly Truc Tran, Dae’Ja Monet Veal, Evan Hayes Vickers, Alyssa Lynn Von Wolff, Nicholas Javon Walker, Marlon Jack Wilkins Jr., Kennedi Nicole Williams, Maverick John Williams, Zabryn Luerean Williams, Mervin Wilson Jr., Michaela An’gelique Winesberry and Alayna Chloé Wright.