Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies held its commencement ceremony May 14 in the Alario Center.

The valedictorian of the Class of 2016 is Katy Shu Wong and the salutatorian is Gun Kang. Wong plans to attend Tulane University and study biomedical engineering in preparation for medical school. Kang plans to attend Johns Hopkins University and major in biomedical engineering.

Top 10 graduates: Katy Shu Wong, Gun Kang, Siddesh P. Ponnapakkam, Andrew James Beams, Christian Riley Fernandez, Fang Zhou, Haley Samantha Fried, Lydia Shu Lan Joe, Victoria Gail Cagle and Michael Chin-Lai Hom.

Other graduates: Kevin Gerard Aguilar, Hana Kadhim Alkhafaf, Jessica Sarah Allen, Jonathan J. Alvarez, Gavin Brierre Assavedo, Reneé Deborah Babin, Madison Rose Benoit, Caroline Mary Bland, Megan Elizabeth Bott, Kaleb Michael Branch, Ashlynn Nicole Bush, Alaura Ellen Cervini, Mandy Chingyee Choi, Ronald Brian Clay, Solomon Matthew Desselle-Hirsch, Chynna Michelle Dubuclet, Tarikh Oren Duckworth Jr., Hannah Katherine Durel, Benjamin Leonard Edelman, Kaylen Monique Edwards.

Also, Cody Anthony Falcon, Hamna Fatima, Jhon Wyatt da Silva Ferreira, Jonathan Alfredo Flores, Dana Camille Gainey, Megan Landry Giacone, Alyssa Sue Giron, Alexis Leigh Goodrich, Leonard Charles Held III, Lindsey Taylor Henriques, John David Rodric Herbert III, Brian Andrew Hinkamp, Jacob Paul Horridge, Celia Elizabeth Hughes, Benjamin Rei Irino, Derrick Cordell Jenkins, Lars Jensen III, Phillip Wade Jestis II, David Neal Jones, Valerie Sofia Jones.

Also, Myeong Jung, Adam Taylor Lapeyrouse, Peyton Oz LeBlanc, Han Lee, Zachary Paul Lehmann, Katia Sophia Leiva, Myeong Cheol Lim, Rosemary Lloyd, William Dawkins Long, Blaine Austin Lund, Rachel Marin, Jessica Jayna Martin, Ryan Connor McCrory, Janny Libaski Meza, Taylor Elizabeth Mobley, Abigail Melida Muller, Michael Garrett Murphy, Devon Matthew Neil, Sarah Quynh Nguyen, Daniel Pedraum Pazooki.

Also, Padma Nicole Pellegrin, Johnathon Phan, Shelby Caitlin Ponthieux, Amaury Mary Arnaud Regnard, Rebekah Lindsay Rine, Sierra Rene Roberson, Amer Sarmini, Devin Gerard Saucier, Shelbi Cheyanne Schaff, Sydney Rae Schaubhut, Matthew Joseph Schuette, Kylie Elizabeth Sheppard, McKayla Ann Sheppard, Prianca Shrestha, Ajani Smith.

Also, Amara Denise Stokes, Alan Tin Tran, Uyen Minh Tran, Justin Eldridge Turnbull, Nicholas Alexander Villalobos, Alyson Huyen-Dieu Vu, Sabrina Anne Walch, Alexandra Jane Walsh, Ragan Lee Wallace, Stanley Huggins West, Fei Hong Wittenberg and Adnan Yousuf.