The 28th Annual Paul and Martha Pitman Awards Banquet, honoring the academic achievements of Yosemite High Schools 21 valedictorians, will be held at 6:30 p.m, Thursday, May 1, at Sierra Meadows Country Club in Ahwahnee.
This years honorees, who achieved a 4.0 or higher cumulative grade point average all four years at Yosemite, are Jacob Caldwell, Angela Du, Kenneth Jeffris, Chance McGee, Hannah McMechan, Alexander Mello, Brittany Mihall, Hunter Murphy, Michael Neff, Azani Pusina, Tristan Rhoan, Jordan Rose, Regan Samora, Adam Scott, Ericka Smith, Erik Strauss, Andrew Thach, Julia Walsh, Sharon Warmerdam, Benjamin Williams, and Jared Wood.
The awards are named for Pitmans, educators who were instrumental in the formation of the school district that opened in September, 1976.
The award presentations will be made by Yosemite Union High School District Superintendent James Sargent and Principal Randy Seals. Tim Madden will serve as master of ceremonies.
The cost of dinner is $25 per person.
Details: Rima Runtzel, (559) 642-0313, firstname.lastname@example.org.