Violette Blackham

Sussex Central High School

Nomination Statement

“Violette is an exceptional student who excels in Advanced Placement and dual enrollment courses through the University of Delaware. She is 2nd in the class with a 4.53 GPA. She has been awarded the AP Scholar with Honor distinction for her outstanding performance on her AP exams. Violette is a member of the American Sign Language Club and enjoys volunteering in her community, planting trees, plants and beach grass. Violette has plans to attend the University of Delaware and pursue a degree in insect ecology and conservation.”

“Throughout my life, I’ve always been enthusiastic to learn. To me, education has always been a means to understand the world better, and I feel as though there is always more to understand. I’ve always pushed myself academically because I have found that challenging courses have only ever helped to further this understanding.”