Rotary honors top students

November 10, 2009

By Staff

The following students were honored as the Issaquah Rotary Club’s students of the month for October.Austin Briggs

School: Liberty High School

Year: Senior

Category: Math

Parents: Mike and Melanie Briggs

Scholastic achievements: National Merit commended student; student of the month (science); top sophomore student of the month (technology); top freshman; outstanding band member; outstanding junior award

Athletics: Three-time scholar athlete; three-time KingCo honorable mention, swim & dive; three-time letterman, swimming; most valuable swimmer; swim captain

Scholastic activities: Honor Society, LINK Crew and Chess Club

Hobbies: Swimming, listening to music and hanging out with friends

Outside school affiliations: Issaquah Swim Team, Maple Hills Marlins Swim Team, lifeguarding

Future goals: Four-year college, possible graduate school, study something involving math, science and/or computers

Jeff Dabundo

School: Issaquah High School

Year: Senior

Category: Science

Parents: Charles and Kathleen Dabundo

Scholastic achievements: Most valuable student award at National Student Leadership

Activities/interests: Biology, chemistry; playing guitar and running

Future goals: college; medical school

Ethan Isaacs

School: Tiger Mountain Community High School

Year: Senior

Category: Outstanding senior

Parents: Jan Isaacs Wade and Don Isaacs

Scholastic achievements: Student of the month in eighth, ninth and 10th grades

Scholastic activities: Leadership class

Hobbies/Interests: Traveled to London, Rome, Amsterdam; computer games; watching college football on TV with family

Future goals: Running Start at Bellevue College and continue attending after graduation; video game design at Nintendo or Blizzard Entertainment

Danielle Lemmon

School: Liberty High School

Year: Senior

Category: Science

Parents: Bart Lemmon/Tamara Norquist-Lemmon

Scholastic achievements: Honor Society, Science Department student of the month; two drama letters; 2007 female band student of the year

Athletics: Two swim team letters

Scholastic activities: President of the Physettes Club; PTSA Reflections state honorable mention

Outside school affiliations: Be the Change Club

Hobbies: Playing music (ukulele, trumpet, vocal, piano, flute); skiing, triathlons, running and writing short stories/poems

Future goals: Attend University of Washington, California Institute of Technology, MIT, Boston University or Stanford; career in research or engineering

Michael Migotsky

School: Issaquah High School

Year: Senior

Category: Math

Parents: Mark and Nivart Migotsky

Scholastic achievements: Has taken five Advanced Placement courses, taking four more; AP Scholar with distinction; 4.0 grade point average

Scholastic activities: President of Key Club; Honor Society; Link Leader; senior class treasurer

Interests/hobbies: Math, science, history, French, biology, chemistry, U.S. history, calculus; piano for 10 years; track and cross country

Future goals: Continue to college (first choice is Yale) and study biology, medical school; career as medical researcher or doctor

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