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2017 Ankeny Centennial High School Commencement

 
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ANKENY, Iowa (May 31, 2017) - On May 27 at 10:00 a.m., the fourth graduating class of Ankeny Centennial High School crossed the stage at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa completing their high school careers. 
 
Seniors Peyton Brunkow, Kylie Jesperson, and Jessica Viti addressed the more than 350 graduates.  Superintendent Dr. Bruce A. Kimpston and School Board President Mr. Dustin Graber also spoke to the seniors.
 
The Board of Education, administration, faculty and staff of the Ankeny Community Schools District would like to congratulate our graduated seniors.  
 

ACHS Class of 2017

Johnathon Christopher Alejo

Emily Kay Allen *

Lauren Elizabeth Andersen

Brett Michael Anderson

Nolan Emerson Anselme

Ashley Elizabeth Arends • *

Ethan Jeffrey Arensdorf

Peyton Nicole Arnold

Chaseton Jordan Ashley

John Atagozli • *

Alexis Kaitlin Bakerink

Tanner James Barker

Nolan Mackenzie Batten

Natalie Marcella Beck

Jonathan Ryan Behmer

Ethan John Bennett • *

Emily Marie Berkheimer

Leah Kristine Berkheimer

Ana Stacie Berkland

Brandon Martin Bethards

Emma Catherine Beuter

Vanko Gustavo Lapis Bicar *

Tyler Corey Bills

Ashton Lee Boell

Nathan Joshua Boelts

Tanner John Boes *

Allyson Kay Boesen *

Bethany Marie Bohall

Alyxis Jane Bolin

Kaitlynn Mackenzie Brazzel

Joseph Scott Breitman

Zachary Steven Brimeyer

David Jon Broughton

Carter John Brown

Kathleen Irene Brown *

Matthew Louis Bruder • *

Peyton John Brunkow • *

Lauren Rachel Bruns

Landen Luke Bullock

Lucas Howard Buren

Michaela LeAnn Bush

Long Bach Cai

Connor Barclay Canova

Lydia Taylor Capps

Jacey Nicole Carey *

Keaton Thomas Caruth

Bailey Marie Caskey • 

Megan Elizabeth Caulfield

Kimberly Ann Cavalier *

Omar Amal Moussa Chabayta

Nithya Sai Chennupati • *

Ethan James Chipps

Grace Rose Chisler

Landin Davis Churchman

Enzo Zephyrino Ciccarelli-Asta

John Jan Cinealis

Brittani Elaine Coe

Kelsey Lynn Cole

Abigail Elizabeth Coleman *

Dalton Michael Collins

Geoffrey Stuart Collins • *

Ciaran Michael Connolly

Conor James Connolly

Daniel Yun Conway • *

Meghan Danielle Coop

Brooke Annesa Cooper

Noah Daniel Corbelli

Cameron Ross Cowan

Grace Pauline Cox

Dallas Wade Cretsinger

Diane Dakota Cronk

Jordan Andrew Cubas

Riley Patrick Cullen *

Corie Rheann Culver

Rebecca Brianna Damman

Taylor Marie Daniel • *

Carlton D Davis

Dawson William DeAngelo

Garrette Michelle Deason-Payne

Miranda Marie Decker

Nolan Andrew DeLanoit

Miranda JoAnn Dencklau

Abbigail Grace Denner *

Alec Joseph Deppe

Rachel Lynn Deppe

Colin Justin Devick

Dalton Dean Dodge

Katelyn Rae Dohse *

Sofie Diane Dollison • *

Alec John Doran

Allison Marie Dorpinghaus

Cassandra Jean Downey

Randy Nicholas Dunblazier

Joel Abram Eastin

Trae Elliot Eenhuis

Cole Andrew Eilander

Sidney Marie Epp

Rachel Jeanette Eshuis

Tia Marie Ewalt

Kaitlyn Elizabeth Farrell

Darrick Isaiah Ferber

Aldwin Clark Fey-awan

Anthony-Riley Allen Fields

Ian Patrick Fleming

Emily Ann Fontana

Benjamin James Frederickson

Wyatt Bahns Frederickson

Heather Katherine Frommelt

Taylor Madeline Gassmann

Dominic Joseph Gering

Jacob Lee Gilbert

Bryan  Gildersleeve

Logan Drake Gillett

Rachel Elizabeth Gillette

Katlyn Ruthann Gilliland

Peter Joseph Ginter

Morgan Ann Gjerde • *

Journey Elizabeth Goering

Conner Michael Goode *

Mason Thomas Gordinier *

Sydnee Ann Greiman

Kayla Marie Grenier *

Nicholas James Guild

Adriana Mercedes Gunn

Braeden Matthew Gustafson *

Wilbur James Haines

Matthew Luke Halder • *

McKenzie Judith Hannan

Mae Elizabeth Hardie *

Halley Taliesyn Harris

Abigail Ruth Hartzler • *

Austin Michael Hebel

Brittany Farah Hegstad • *

Benjamin Joseph Heimer

Jakob Noah Henzi *

Abigail Ann Heston

Taylor Lynn Heyerdahl

Samantha Lynn Hiatt

Alexander Dean Hills

Ethan Christopher Hixson

James Thomas Hopkin

Morgan Elizabeth Horsley

Adam Lawrence Horton

Emily Hou *

Zachary Alan Huff

Ryan Joseph Huizer

Sarah Rose Hutchinson

Michaela Jo Inman *

Tanner Jay Iverson

Jack William Jackson

Kaylee Ann Jackson

Misty Ann Jackson

Alexis Vera Jacobs

Wyatt Andrew Jamison

Kayla Ann Jensen

Kylie Saige Jespersen • *

Alexis Catherine Johnson

Elijah Tate Johnson

Wesley Garret Johnson

Shelby Elizabeth Jondal *

Brayton Caleb Jones

Jacob Andrew Jones

Jenna Leigh Jones

Justin Michael Jones

Connor James Kasperbauer

Courtney Colene Kauffman

Madison Jean Keech

Steven Wade Kelly

Darrius Stephon Kemp

Caitlyn Rose Kenney

Nathan Ryan Key *

Mackenzie Nicole Kilcoin *

Blake Scott Kinsey

Olivia Jean Ellen Klaas

Colton Kent Klemme

Nicole Raeann Koester

Emma Jean Kolpek

Alex Michael Kopriva

Brenden Aubrey Kuehl

Tanner Jacob Kuehl

James David LaClair

Jose Antonio Laracuente

Eric David Larson

Malena Kirsten Lee

Samuel Stephen Lee

Alexis Lucille Lillig

Christina Grace Livingston

Ethan James Livingston

Lucas Bradley Lockhart

Gabrielle Nicole Lombard

Alexa Rose Long

Cassidy Alexis Long

Colin Jacob Long

Christopher Lewis Lopez • *

Maider Lisa Lor

Paige Mykel Lozano

Meredith Ann Luke

Madeleine Noëlle Lund

Collin Robert Maahs • 

Kylee Marie Macke

Jacob Michael Madison

Jasmine Martinez Hernandez

Juana Martinez Hernandez

Chase LouAnn Marzen *

Matthew Joseph McCleary

Madelyn Ann McCullough • *

Stephen Louis McDaniel

Morgan Callahan McGhiey

Jonathan Michael McGill *

Hayden Calvin McMullin *

Katelyn Loraine McNaughton

Payton Elyse McNutt

Cameron Charles Meador

Ireland Kate Metzel

Elizabeth A Meyer

Hamza Assem Miari

Braxton Daniel Michael

Rebecca Leigh Miller

Le’ya Mattie Lenora Mitchell

Sarah Anne Mixdorf

Alexa Mae Montgomery

Evan James Moorman *

Adam John Mudge

Rebecca Anne Muhlenbruck • 

Brett Christopher Mulder

Neligh Ann Muller

Melodie Ann Mullins *

Sophia Rose Muta *

Kaeli Michelle Myers

Ian Sean Neff

Lucas Marion Nehring

Kevin Michael Neith

Alec Brian Nelson

Grace Fairbanks Nettrour *

Garrett William Nichols

Jordy Dae Nielsen

Dakota Andrew Nihart

Michelle Diane Nitschke • *

Hunter John Northway

Jeffery David John O’Hara

Arwen Funan Oakley

Kayla Marie Oborny

Isabel Marie Ollie

Gracie Sue Olson

Scott Ryan Pardun

Morgan Ann Patkin

Mariya Alexandrovna Pavelko

Jacob Emerson Payne

Reed Clinton Pegram

Jon Douglas Perkins Jr.

Kyle Jon Petersen

Megan Dawne Petersen

Alexis Ann Peterson

Natalie Danielle Peterson

Sidney Claire Peterson

Andrew John Theodore Pierce • *

Hunter Michael Pinegar

Bethany Rose Pirillo

Dalton Matthew Plathe

BrookLynn Rose Porter

Josephine Kate Potter

Isabella Marguerita Powell

Joshua Ray Pyburn *

Ryan Richard Raasch

Jacob Charles Ramsey *

Halle Marie Randall

Kathryn Grace Raver *

Logan Brooke Reding

Erin Elizabeth Reed

Peyton Renee Reed

Jacob Allen Reha

Alex James Reid

Megan Ashley Reinke

Calvin William Renaud

Rebekah Lynnae Riedemann *

Kelsey Kay Riemenschneider

Jacob Ross Ringwald

Rosemary Kay Rissel

Spencer George Roach

Blake Thomas Robinson

Darion Patrick Robinson

Stephanie Yanet Rodriguez

Chase Anthony Rose

Colton Christopher Rost

Alexandrea Jane Rozeboom

Brandon Neil Russell

Jamison Verdon Russell

Joshua Kendall Russell • *

Allison Sue Rydin *

Ryan Saenbandith

Elinor Maria Carolina Sagemo

Alivia Ranae Salazar

Gerald Senesel Sama

Katya Sanchez Aguirre

Olivia Jean Sandquist

Griffin Edward Sargent

Alec David Schafer

Presley Ann Schiltz

Zachary Alan Schreck

Malorie Marie Schroder

Connor Richard Schultz

Zackary Robert Schultz

Sarah Anne Shafer *

Peter Edwin Shaw

Logan Christopher Shonka

Hannah Rose Shrader *

Meredith Blake Sieck

Jacob Benjamin Sinclair

Raven Cynthia Sippel

Kenan Smajloviz

Abigail Elise Smith

Brooklyn Rosa Snyder

Connor James Spensley

Elise Nicole Spicer

Jacob Richard Spooner

Makayla Yoonja Spooner

Amoria Marie Sriviboon

Matthew Alan Stanley

Paige Elise Stewart

Andrew Erik Stjernberg • *

Nathan Aaron Stone

Dominick James Strom

Jacob Ryan Stumm

Steve Matthew Stych

Ryan Anthony Suby

Allyson Lynae Swim

Alaina Marie Thoma

Brandon Michael Thomas

Alex Christopher Thompson

Brooke Avery Thornbrugh

Derek Lee Tielbur

Abigail Rose Trimble

Aidan Robert Tunney

Chase Ryan Van Blair

Quentin Race Vandenberg

Michael Scott VanDerHeyden

Emily Nicole Vaske

Jessica Lynne Viti • *

Madeline Taylor Volk *

Spencer Tyler Vore

Zachary James Wagner

Kade Daniel Walter

Dakota Lee Warner

Taylor Charles Weil

Emily Rae Wheeler

Jacob Lee Wilson

Jordan Alexander Wilson

Sidney Patrick Wilson

Christopher Joseph Winkel

Carly Nicole Witherell • *

Katelyn Maureen Wood

Joseph Scott Woxell

Andrew Robert Wright

Andy Xue • *

Abigail Michelle Yaske

Benjamin Joseph York

Benjamin Arthur Youngblade

John David Yount

Megan Ericha Ziemann *

 

• Denotes graduates in the top 5% of the class as determined by either weighted or unweighted grade point average (GPA).

* Denotes graduates receiving an Honors Diploma who have completed all graduation requirements, have a weighted GPA of 3.67 or higher after 7 semesters, and have earned 12 or more honors points for various academic achievements.