The valedictorians of the class of 2018 of the New Orleans Charter Science and Math High School are Darreille Ellis and Jennifer Hoang-Nguyen, and the salutatorian is Alexis Xuan-Nhi Nguyen.

Ellis, the daughter of Tanya L. Ellis, of New Orleans, plans to attend Tulane University to study public health and Spanish.

Hoang-Nguyen, daughter of Bach Hoang and Hong Nguyen-Hoang, of New Orleans, plans to attend LSU to study engineering. 

Nguyen, the daughter of Tram Nguyen and Hoang Nguyen, of New Orleans, plans to attend Xavier University to study chemistry in preparation for a career in pharmacy. 

The guest speaker at the graduation ceremony May 29 at the Xavier University Convocation Center was Ashleigh Joplin, valedictorian of the Sci High class of 2008, who is a video journalist for The Washington Post.

The members of the class of 2018 are: Rani Ally, Dasani Ambeau, Reggie Bajoie, Ariel Baker, Derell Ballet, Skylar Barnes, Kristen Batiste, Tyranika Bell, Anoki Bercy, Ty Breaux, Zaria Breaux, Darnell Brooks, Tyran Brumfield, Amaayah Bryant, Adrian Caliste, Tyler Carter, India Cayette, Shomari Christophe, Chaz Clark, Jarrell Clines.

Also, Ashton Cowart, Maya Craft, Jalen Crosby, Carey Danna, Artaja Davis, Jane Davis, Reiona Davis, Jeremy Denesse, Keyon Doby, James Doyle, Tremeka Earls, Jourdan Eddington, Darreille Ellis, Trinity Foucha, Ephraim Frey, Rickiana Goins, Milan Graham, Kawanas Hammond, Brandon Herrera, Jennifer Hoang-Nguyen.

Also, Markus Holliday, Lionisha Holmes, Lundyn Howard, Jotavia Jacobs, Diamond Johnson, Jahnia Johnson, Kaylyn Johnson, Makeda Johnson, Melvin Johnson, Mikel Johnson, Mya Johnson, Yamanisha Johnson, Keitha Jones, Saida Joshua-Smith, Mykia Junior, Kaylyn Kalili, Shamor Knighten, Aviance Landry, Leland Landry, Stephen Lawrence.

Also, Garyell Lewis, Gabriel Lundy, Shantell Mackey, Paige Magee, Lauren Manuel, Wade Marshall, Isaiah Mason, Walker Meyn, Jordyn Mims, Harvey Montgomery, Alexis Xuan-Nhi Nguyen, Angela Nguyen, Kirstin Paige, Nicholas Penwut, Hydiea Phillips, Sidney Pierre, Meilynn Pleasant, Kailye Porché, David Price, Tori Ray.

Also, Peterwarrick Reine, Cari Robinson, Kennadi Robinson, Gerson Rosa, Jazmin Samuel, Jurnee Scott, Kendall Scott, Cody Sentmore-Jones, Triniti Singleton, Mia Smith, Tayla Thibodeaux, Anthony Thomas.

Also, Wilbert Thomas, Philicia Thornton, Will Thornton, Diem-Trang Tran, Ian Tyler, Christina Vasquez, Destini Wallace, Dashawn Warren, Talon Washington, Kayla White, Jewel Williams, Tajé Willoughby and James Woods.