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2019-2020 Patriot Awards

Mike Abrams - Mike is new to Liberty, which is challenging enough, along with other life changes he has had to endure. I appreciate that Mike has chosen to trust and continue to move forward in different areas of his life. He is a great kid and I feel so lucky that he is a Patriot! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Tyler Adams - Tyler~ Thank you for coming in with a smile and a "good morning" every day! I wish you a life full of success, fun and happiness!

 - Stacey Stoner

 

Carissa Adkins - Carissa, thank you for bringing a smile to my face everyday. You are such a positive person,   that I know you will do great in college. Best of luck in all that you do!  - Sonia Saldana

 

Tanner Agpalo - Tanner, We have come a long way together this year.  You have become one of my most dedicated students and I am honored to be your teacher.  - Ogden Kiesel

 

Tanner Agpalo - Tanner has showed so much growth during his freshman year. I am so proud of him and I cannot wait to see his success continue throughout the next 3 years. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Joshua Albert - Josh was always involved and engaged with class activities and assignments. He was a wonderful student and participator in class discussions! - Alyson Moss

 

Mosleh M. Alkadashee - Mosleh is an amazing young man who doesn't allow anyone or anything interfere with his education which is evident when he came back to make up an entire year of instruction in a semester. He always displays such a positive attitude and goes to extraordinary lengths to help anyone in need, so I'm extremely proud of him, like he always says, "You are the best in the West, Mosleh!" - Rosa Rascon

 

Mosleh Alkadashee - Mosleh~ You are kind, generous, and hard working and I really enjoyed having you in class this year! I wish you every success in life! - Stacey Stoner

 

Ellie Alvarado - Thank you for sitting next to me and helping me be a better teacher! I understand you and value your every effort to learn! - Marycoco Ward

 

James Ambrose - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Kayla Amey - New to Liberty this year, Kayla jumped in and joined the Reading Club and became an officer. She puts forth great effort in her English assignments and all her academics. She impresses me because she is resilient and is an amazing person who is a joy to have as a student! I believe she will accomplish great goals in her life! - Michelle Lord

 

Hannah Anderson - Hannah has demonstrated such integrity and GRIT this year. She has always been determined to do her very best in every situation.  - Gina Martinez

 

John Anderson - John, thank you for being an amazing student. Good luck in next year, your senior year! - Sonia Saldana

 

Faith Angeles - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Isabel Angulo - Thank you for being a great student and always showing leadership. Good luck next year! - Sonia Saldana

 

Andre Arandela - Andre demonstrated measured improvement over the course of the school year. I observed a student who became more involved in class activities and was consistently completing assignments. Andre is my Most Improved Student! - Rob Sausedo

 

Xjavier Arellano - Xjaiver is a very intelligent student who works hard to keep his grades up. He is very respectful and pleasant and helps me so much! I can count on him to plug in the chromebooks or return text books. I enjoy having Xjaiver as a student so much! - Michelle Lord

 

Lucero Armijo - I feel so lucky to have Lucero in my class. She is always engaged and ready to give her opinion, thoughts, or questions during a lesson. She is strong in her faith and convictions and has integrity and intrinsic motivation. I think Lucero is just beginning to show her potential, and I can't wait to see all of her successes! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Ethan Avila - Ethan, good luck in college and everything that you do! You will strive in college because you are so intelligent. Best of luck! - Sonia Saldana

 

Emily Barrett - Emily has shown such resilience and determination this year. She has also been such a hard worker and I am really proud of her growth. - Gina Martinez

 

Regan Barton - I have enjoyed having you the last 2 years in class. I will sure miss my 2nd period class. Good luck in college and everything that you do! - Sonia Saldana

 

Jordyn Black - It was a great experience having Jordyn in class. She took a thorough and detailed approach to her learning of U.S. History. Never loud or one to call attention to herself, Jordyn just produced solid and outstanding work that did all the talking for her. - Rob Sausedo

 

Rebekah Boren - Your curiosity and desire to be good at singing is inspiring. - Timothy Williams

 

Jaden Bowers - Jaden always strives for excellence in everything that he does. He shows true GRIT by putting in the extra time and effort to get things done right. - Katherine Wilson

 

Brandon Bray - Every seventh period class needs "a stabilzer." A student who starts a task right away, is willing to work with other students regardless of their level or ability, and will give their best effort each day. Brandon was a wonderful role-model for his fellow students and a joy to have walk into class each afternoon. - Rob Sausedo

 

Hannah Bryant - Hannah has grown so much this year in my class. I'm so proud of how she continues to work hard and excel! - Gina Martinez

 

Bryson Buentello - Bryson has shown me that he can speak up for himself when he doesn't understand something. He has also taken the high road when it gets tough. I am proud of him and can't wait to see him to continue to thrive at Liberty. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Ethan Campbell - Ethan, you are all about GRIT. Although I have seen you struggle with the work at times, I have never seen you give up. Ethan, you have my everlasting respect for your desire to be the best learner you can be.  - Ogden Kiesel

 

Priscilla Castillo - Priscilla has the sweetest demeanor and works hard for her academic success. She is such a joy to teach and I feel so fortunate that I was able to be her teacher this year. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Norma Chavez - Norma was a new student to Liberty this year and I had the opportunity to see her thrive in a new environment. I have so much respect for her transferring during her senior year and continuing to work hard. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Madison Claffy - Madi has a heart of gold and a smile that lights up a room. She has the best attitude and is always willing to work hard and help others, she is a real super star! She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations! - Tara Bula

 

Madison Claffy - Madi, Good luck in everything that you do. Enjoyed having you in class the last 2 years. Loved our day to day mini conversations. Will miss you all! - Sonia Saldana

 

Abby Collier - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Ethan Compton - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Ireland Comstock - Ireland thank you for being such an inspirational person. Can't wait to see what you become! Enjoyed having you the last 2 years. You brought light in to the classroom. - Sonia Saldana

 

Christian Cordova - Christian always wanted to learn and produce good work. She would always ask questions, and it was so inspiring to see her inquisitive mind work. - Alyson Moss

 

Jenna Cormier - I admire your strength and your positive disposition even when days were rough. I appreciate every conversation we shared! - marycoco ward

 

Anthony Cricchio - Anthony is one of the most creative students I have ever had. His videos are always interesting and of the highest quality. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Austin Crist - Austin fought his way back from a frightening situation and showed GRIT every day.  - Jennifer Ayres

 

Gavin Daugherty - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Jonathan Decker - Jonathan is an especially hard working and creative young man. I look forward to his new ideas every time he is given a new project. He never disappoints. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Laci Lee DeFrisco - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Andres Delgado De La Cruz - Of all of my inspirational deserving students this school year, Andy stands out as a caring, determined, resilient young man. Despite his emotional struggles, he has persevered and tremendously improved his third quarter grade, demonstrating his intellect and curiosity for learning and personal growth. - Richard Hudgens

 

Baylee Devan - I cannot say enough about what an incredibly awesome young lady Baylee is! She is always kind and positive. She is very intelligent yet always humble. - Amanda Brummer

 

Janey Diaz - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Cody Doolittle - Cody Doolittle has impressed me with the growth he has shown throughout his high school years. Cody is on track to do great things with life. Stay the course! - Kerri Ussery

 

Cody Doolittle - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Christian Edwards - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Erika Elizondo - Erika, thank you for being a great person with a great personality. Will miss you dearly! - Sonia Saldana

 

Brooke Erickson - Brooke fought her way back from a very serious car accident. I've never seen her without a smile on her face or a kind word for all, even on the difficult days. Brooke is a true Patriot! - Jennifer Ayres

 

Stephenie Escalante - It was a pleasure having Stephenie in class this year. I was able to watch her work really hard and achieve the outcomes that she desired. She is a great team player and a favorite to work with during class. Her hard work, positive attitude and treatment of others will take her far! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Zaina Farraj - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Sean Ferreira - I deeply appreciate your dedication, hard work, and commitment to choir. - Timothy Williams

 

Jesus Figueroa - I am so proud of you and all the extra time and effort you put into improving your Spanish. - Marycoco Ward

 

Makayla Firkins - Makayla is an incredible dedicated and responsible student. She strives to do her best every day. She goes above and beyond daily. I love having her in class! - Morgan Burt

 

Christopher Flores - I’m impressed at how you have worked so hard to earn your way into the top of my program. - Timothy Williams

 

Bryan Floyd - Bryan is very creative. When he sets his mind to getting something accomplished, he goes above and beyond! He strives to be his best and works hard. - Morgan Burt

 

Zachary Frank - Outstanding behavior in a freshman class, right after lunch. Amazing and kind heart. Zach has shown to be a responsible student! - Chris Barron

 

Janessa Franklin - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Julian Gabion - Julian exemplifies this year's theme of GRIT. He is dedicated and intrinsically motivated to learn all that he can and does not take the opportunity to learn and grow for granted. I am very proud of all he's accomplished this year. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Julian Gabion - Julian has demonstrated so much growth this year. I am so proud of the hard work and determination he has shown! - Gina Martinez

 

Blesie Grace Galacio - I'm really impressed by Blesie's dedication! When she struggles, she does not give up. She is a great example of GRIT.  - Eric Ball

 

Nathan Gall - Nathan is a fine young man with an exceptional creativity in the area of Video Production. What a joy to have in class. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Jaide Gandara - Jaide, I have enjoyed having you the last 2 years in Spanish. Keep up the good work and good luck in college. Sure going to miss all of you! - Sonia Saldana

 

Raeanna Garcia - Raeanna didn't want to just get the work done, but she wanted to be sure that she understood Algebra. I always enjoyed working with her. She was a wonderful addition to my Algebra class. - Cindy Buehn

 

Ty Garcia - Ty has shown a lot of growth in respect to her attitude about school and life this year. I am so proud of her and cannot wait to see what the next three years hold for her. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Gaby Garcia - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Steven Garrett - Steven is one of the most generous students I have ever met. He has handled the hard moments life has handed him with so much grace. He would literally give someone the shirt off of his back if that meant they would be better. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Isaac Garza Reyes - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Cooper Gerecke - Cooper definitely has a presence in any room he enters. He and I may have gotten off to a rough start but the level of effort he has shown and improvements he has made shows his true character. I'm grateful to have been his teacher. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Kelsea Glasser - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Kathleen Goff - Some days Katie really struggles, but she always comes back with a smile. She cares deeply about those around her and is not afraid to show it. She takes risks and is persistent even when things seem tough. Even though she drove me nuts certain days she is one of the students I will miss because of the energy she brought into a room with her. I know she will go very far in life. - Nancie Perez

 

Adrian Gomez - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Breanna Gonzalez - Constantly tried to get better in Fitness. Running was not easy for her but she always gave her best! - Ryan Renz

 

Tevyn Goodwill - Tevyn can put a smile on anyones face. I have loved having him in class. He works hard and strives to do his best! - Morgan Burt

 

Luca Gracia - Thank you for taking the initiative to ask me questions and for always being kind. I appreciate your dedication. - marycoco ward

 

Skarlett Griffin - Always had a smile on her face and always gave her best effort! Such a kind soul and was a pleasure to have in class! - Ryan Renz

 

Victoria Guerra - Victoria has continued to make improvements from her freshman year. I am proud of her for making good decisions this year. I hope she keeps it up! - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Natalie Gutierrez - Gracias por ser una estudiante ejemplar. Adelante con tus estudios y tus metas! - Sonia Saldana

 

Jayden Gutierrez - Jayden has shown such a strong work ethic even in those subjects that are very difficult for her. Beyond that she is an incredibly genuine and sweet girl. So proud of you Jayden! - Deanna Watkins

 

Jayden Gutierrez - Jayden is an amazing student and has shown a great amount of determination and resilience this year. Her drive to always want to do her best is amazing. - Gina Martinez

 

Jayden Gutierrez - As an active and enthusiastic member of the Reading Club, Jayden has the best ideas and works so hard to make them happen! She is a diligent student and a true joy to have in class! - Michelle Lord

 

Lindsay Guyton - Not only is Lindsay an incredibly hard worker, she is super funny! I always look forward to 7th period because Lindsday's good humor always brightens my day! - Amanda Brummer

 

Caleb Hamilton - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Taylor Uku Hannah - I am so proud of Hannah. She has taken advantage of every opportunity available to her this year and really excelled in so many areas. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Taylor Hardt - Taylor has overcome adversity in so many ways this year. She is brave, kind and capable of so much more than I think she even realizes. I am so grateful to have been her teacher. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Taylor Hardt - Taylor has had a tough year but she NEVER gives up! She pushes herself in all that she does and shows GRIT every day. She is a blessing to me and Liberty High.  - Jennifer Ayres

 

Natalie Hawatmeh - Natalie is a ball of energy and someone I can always count on to get things done in leadership. She is determined, conscientious and a great leader. Natalie impresses me with her empathy for others and willingness to help anyone!  - Brooke Slayton

 

Caitlyn Hensley - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Megan Heredia - The best example of GRIT I've ever seen. She refused to give up in an incredibly difficult class, and proved to her biggest critic, herself, that she belonged. Well done Megan! - Eric Ball

 

Audry Hernandez - Audry was part of my amazing 1st period class. She is a responsible, kind, and friendly student. I miss her smile and her overall personality. I could count on her to perform at her best and she was always inclusive of everyone in class. She is just a model student and phenomenal person. - Melisa Barron

 

Diamond Hernandez - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Audrey Hernandez - Audry is a sweet spirit and a joy to have in class. She never gives up when lessons become difficult, and always maintains a great attitude. I love her awareness for others and her willingness to set goals and continue to keep moving forward. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Issis Hernandez Galeana - Issis has been such a strong example of how hard work really does pay off. She has demonstrated such determination this year and I'm really proud of her! - Gina Martinez

 

Issis Hernandez Galeana - Issis has shown tremendous maturity and growth as a student and person this school year. Her determination, commitment, accountability, and drive have been inspiring. - Richard Hudgens

 

Issis Hernandiz Galeana - Issis has become a remarkable young scholar. I am so impressed by how much she has grown and matured over the last year. She has become a great example of a Patriot! - Eric Ball

 

Syndi Hewes - Syndi has demonstrated such perseverance this year. I'm so proud of what she has accomplished and cannot wait to see her growth in the coming years. - Gina Martinez

 

Hannah Higgins - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Kadence Hixon - I value and admire that you never gave up even when things were extremely challenging. I am proud to have served as your teacher . - marycoco ward

 

Reese Hodgson - Reese is extremely enthusiastic about learning as she routinely asks very good questions in order to completely understand difficult concepts. She repeatedly demonstrates she is more interested in learning than the grade she receives for physics. - Tom Johnson

 

Carly Hopkins - Carly good luck in everything that you do. Good luck in college. Please come visit, thank you for all your help and for being who you are. Will miss you! - Sonia Saldana

 

Zaina Jaber - Zaina is such a wonderful young lady! She is so incredibly intelligent, yet very humble (and very patient with our rambunctious 7th period). - Amanda Brummer

 

Tristen Jimenez - Tristen was a standard-setter for my fourth period U.S. History class. Whether it was creating a project, writing an essay or performing in a historical skit, Tristen produced an end product that was generally outstanding. It was a pleasure to have her enter my classroom each day. - Rob Sausedo

 

Taylor Jimison - I have know Taylor for 4 years and wow, has there been some positive growth. As many are struggling through this quarantine, Taylor has become a classroom leader, trying to put together class meetings and getting all of his work turned in.I am so inspired and encourage by Taylor's attitude and action! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Brady Jones - You never give up! You push yourself out of difficult times and are always kind, respectful, and a true gentleman. - Jennifer Ayres

 

Kylie Jones - Kylie, you did awesome in Spanish 4. Good luck in college and everything that you do. Will miss you lots! - Sonia Saldana

 

Karina Juarez - I appreciate your work ethic and excellence in choir. - Timothy Williams

 

Max Juarez - Max has been an amazing and hard working student. His work ethic and respectful nature is admirable. - Gina Martinez

 

Chloe Katz - Chloe is an incredibly genuine and hard working young lady. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and always came to class with a smile on her face. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Maeghan Kavern - Maeghan is a wonderful student. She quietly goes about her business of giving you her best effort, working cooperatively with classmates, and willingly taking instruction. Maeghan is kind and a pleasure to have in my U.S. History class. - Rob Sausedo

 

Audrey Keeton - I would like to honor Audrey for her perseverance. Audrey has continued to work extra hard in order to graduate. Congratulations! - Eileen Sanchez

 

Jaidyn Kennedy - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Waltz Kiana - Kiana has shown so much strength this year even through the struggles she has faced. I truly believe she has herself as a priority. I can't wait to see how she continues to shine. - Cecilia Jelmini

 

Joslyn Kimble - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Madison Kline - You never gave up and always tried your best without ever making excuses. You acknowledge challenges and faced them with great integrity and dedication. - marycoco ward

 

Madison Kline - Madison is a true Patriot and demonstrates our core values on a daily basis. She is kind, has integrity, and works hard at all that she does (which is a lot)! - Jennifer Ayres

 

Jordan Krafthefer - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Justin Lamb - Justin is a stellar student who has been a joy to teach this year. He always uses his time wisely and is doing his work at a high level. I'm so impressed with his work ethic and his desire to maintain high grades. He is helpful and kind and assists others when his own work in done. - Michelle Lord

 

Kristina Lampshire - Kristina has been such a strong advocate for her own educational success. I have been so incredibly impressed by her hard work and reaching out for assistance during this distance learning period. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations! - Tara Bula

 

Laura Leedy - I value your growth mindset and every effort you made to improve. I am proud of your dedication and grateful you always took the initiative to ask the questions other had. - marycoco ward

 

Emily Linville - Emily is a genuine and sweet young lady. She is always ready to take on a challenge and work hard for her success. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations! - Tara Bula

 

Steven Long - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Frankie Lopez - Frankie joined my class half way through the year and has done a great job. He is always working on his assignments and never disrupts the flow. He is quiet in class, yet has the maturity and wisdom to seek out what he needs. I know Frankie will continue to be a successful student. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Courtney Lowe - Courtney has a heart of gold and she is always seeking to serve and help others around her and in our community.  She is one of the hardest working and kind students I have ever had the privilege of teaching. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Courtney Lowe - Courtney is a wonderful and powerful role-model for her peers and others--in the face of her constant battle with anxiety. Her perseverance, drive, enthusiasm, and dedication to learning are astounding and inspirational. - Richard Hudgens

 

Josiah Lowery - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Kloee Loyd - You take my class so seriously that I know you are becoming a great choir member. - Timothy Williams

 

Keili Lua - Keili has been a go to leader for four years. She is the sweetest person who I have watched lead with so much compassion and grace for others. Keili is the person responsible for capturing the memories and putting them into video for us all to enjoy and remember the 2019/2020 school year. Her dedication to leadership and to Liberty High School are contagious and inspiring. - Brooke Slayton

 

Mary Luthi - Despite Mary's physical and academic challenges this school year, she has demonstrated exemplary character, GRIT, and dedication. Her positive attitude, joy, and desire to learn and grow are unparalleled.  - Richard Hudgens

 

Hailee Mann - Hailee has been really worked hard in my class this year and has shown so much growth. I am so proud of all she has accomplished! - Gina Martinez

 

Carter Marquez - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Melia Marquez - Melia, I have really enjoyed having you in class. You are an exceptional and hardworking student. I will never forget all of you. Good luck in college. Come say hi!  - Sonia Saldana

 

Mikaela Marquez - Mikaela, I have really enjoyed having you in class. You are such a hard working intelligent person. I will miss all of you! Best of luck in college and everything that you do! - Sonia Saldana

 

Kloe Martinez - Kloe is a delight to have in class. She is accepting of everybody and reaches out to try and make others' lives better. She has a kind spirit and I know will continue to make this work a better place. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Jazlynn Martinez - I love having Jazlynn in class. She is a quiet and sensitive person, who has done a good job navigating her way through school. She does not give up and is open to asking for help or sharing if she is struggling. I am so proud of her! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Caleb McDowell - Caleb is the best to have in class! He always has a smile and good attitude. His kindness and care for others is obvious and it is no surprise that he is liked by so many. I know Caleb has a bright future and I am glad that I got to have him in class. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Daniel McMahon - What a fantastic job you did in Video Production 1. You always gave your best and it was extremely creative. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Isaiah McWilliams - Isaiah has demonstrated so much growth throughout the year! He is kind, helpful and personable and has shown himself what hard work and effort can do. Good job! - Keri Borda

 

Jose Medina - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Luke Miller - Luke is SUCH an awesome young man! I love that he ALWAYS has the answers to my questions in class! In addition to being incredibly smart, he is also incredibly kind and respectful. - Amanda Brummer

 

Luke Miller - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Alyssa Morales - For her fortitude of morals and unsinkable positivity in the face of adversity. She is the hardest working student I have ever met. - Laurel Phillips

 

Mayte Moreno Barajas - Mayte always worked hard in my class, and I am so incredibly proud of her for participating in discussion and sharing her voice! - Alyson Moss

 

Hunter Mullen - Hunter, I will miss you! Thank you for all your help and good luck in college. You are truly one of a kind. Take care of yourself and stop by sometime to say hi! - Sonia Saldana

 

Tapasya "T" Mungalpara - Tapasya came to Liberty from out of state this year which in and of itself can be tough senior year. She has shown so much enthusiasm and kindness in class and I am so grateful to have been her teacher. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Cristian Muniz - Cristian is such a sweet natured and hard working young man. He does that right thing, even when it might be the hard thing. I am really proud of Cris for committing to success this year.  - Tara Bula

 

Alex Munoz Rodriguez - Alex has had a great year in my class and has made great progress. Alex is kind, compassionate, generous, and caring to the others in class. He has so many great qualities that I know are going to help him in having a successful time at Liberty. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Carlos Ochoa - Carlos is an incredibly hard worker. He has shown so much promise this year in class. I am really proud of his growth and academic success. He is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Jacob O'Connell - Jake is a charismatic leader who can rally a group behind a cause. I appreciate his willingness to tackle new projects in leadership but mostly for always representing all leadership things with great enthusiasm and PRIDE. - Brooke Slayton

 

Marbella Olaya Agredano - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Leslie Oropez - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Joseph Pacheco - Joseph is very kind and very respectful. He always asks really insightful questions and always does his best on his classwork. - Amanda Brummer

 

Royse Pacheco - Royce is an extremely diligent and dedicated student, productive citizen, and wonderful person. He is eager to learn, cares about others, and strives to improve himself and others every day. - Richard Hudgens

 

Joesph Pacheco Salazar - Joseph has been a bright spot for me during 1st period. He has such a kind heart and is always willing to help. He participates and always thinks of others. He is a model student that I can always count on to complete work and participate in a positive way in class. I really miss him and the interactions we had during class. - Melisa Barron

 

Joe Pacheo Salazar - Joe has one of the kindest hearts and is one of the hardest workers I have come across. He does all of things that successful people do, while at the same time making sure he is being a good friend to others. I love having him in class and know that he will continue to be a positive presence at Liberty. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Kristian Paiz - Kristian is a great example of a Patriot. He was always on task, always working, and always kind and considerate to others around him. Such an impressive young man! - Eric Ball

 

Reef Parriott - Reef has been a hard working and pleasant student, always willing to help others all year long, even during the distant learning time. He continued to hold himself to high expectations all year long, and I am very proud of Reef's achievement this year in Algebra. - Cindy Buehn

 

Kyle Parrish - Kyle showed diligence and grit this semester. He put in the hard work and raised his grade even with difficult circumstances. He is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Sia Patel - Sia came to me halfway through the year, but in that time she has shown such amazing GRIT and growth. Her determination and resilience is admirable. - Gina Martinez

 

Carlos Pavia - Carlos has been dedicated to meeting expectations in both of his classes during these uncertain times. I miss his smile every morning! God job Carlos. - Cheri Thornberry

 

Mia Penrose - Mia, I really enjoyed having you in class this year. You were a breath of fresh air. Best of luck in college and everything that you do! - Sonia Saldana

 

Sarah Perez - Sarah is a model student who works incredibly hard to get all her work in. When she needs clarification, she asks for it. Sarah has high goals and is already setting up her future for success. I'm so proud of her. Sarah has been a pleasure to have in class. - Michelle Lord

 

Ali Perry - Ali is a class leader and always does her best. She is kind to others and always helps or assists her classmates when possible. I love when she comes into my room every morning, sharing her new time for swimming, or showing me her latest painting; she is definitely a bright spot in this world. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Eric Pierucci - Eric has demonstrated such perseverance and resilience this year. His determination to always do the best he can has been amazing to see! - Gina Martinez

 

Eric Pierucci - Eric is such a hard working student! He makes sure to complete assignments and turn them in. When he needs clarification, he seeks it so he can turn in his best work. He is always respectful and willing to do whatever is needed to bring his grades up. I'm so proud of Eric and all he has accomplished this year! - Michelle Lord

 

Hannah Prokuski - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Edgar Quinteros - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Ruby Raub - Ruby has worked extremely hard in physics as she routinely asked for extra help to better understand difficult assignments and concepts. I have been very pleased and impressed with her persistence and am sure this will help in her future studies. - Tom Johnson

 

Madison Reed - Madi has shown incredible growth this year. She has strived to better herself and keep a positive outlook through challenging times. She is very sweet and comes to class ready to learn! - Morgan Burt

 

Chris Reyes - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Jayveontay Richard - Jayveontay has a wonderful, resilient spirit! I am so proud of the way he continued to face his challenges and build forward. - Alyson Moss

 

Alicia Rizer - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Ethan Roberts - Ethan is always on the top of his games with academics. He works hard to turn in his assignments before they are due. He always puts forth his best effort on his work and then helps others to complete their assignments. He is so helpful and is always plugging in chrome-books or putting away books everyday! I love having Ethan as a student! - Michelle Lord

 

Shelby Robinson - Shelby was a great example to me of what it means to be a Patriot. She exemplies determination, often going the extra mile to make sure she gets things done in my class.  - Eric Ball

 

Brianna Rodriguez - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Dalton Rohrbach - Dalton, I will miss you and our little chats! Good luck in everything that you do. Big "air" hugs. Take care of yourself. Stop by sometime to say hi! - Sonia Saldana

 

Reagan Roland - Amazing young lady right here. Outstanding behavior and very responsible. Reagan may fall behind at times but she always comes back strong. - Chris Barron

 

Javier Romero - Was a tough runner, always gave his best effort!! A pleasure to work with in class. - Ruan Renz

 

Genesis Romero Rosales - Genesis struggled for most of the 1st semester. With the help of our ELD aide and Genesis's hard work, she now has one of the top grades in class. Genesis has shown to have a great attitude and the work ethic to succeed in school. - Chris Barron

 

Giovanna Romo Anaya - Gio is one of a kind! She has the kindest heart and sweetest demeanor. I feel so fortunate that I got to be her teacher this year. She is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Cooper Rudnick - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Harold Russell - Harold is a positive, genuine, and hard working young man. I have seen him bring so many smiles to faces around Liberty's campus this year. He is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Bailee Russell - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Harold Russell - Harold~ I wish you all the best in life! Thank you for your kindness and your positive attitude. I truly enjoyed having you in my class this year! - Stacey Stoner

 

Nicole Sandoval - Nicole, You are the single hardest working student I have. I am so proud of you, and I know that you will have great success coming your way.  - Ogden Kiesel

 

Cameron Scherer - Cameron works hard to understand difficult concepts and demonstrates his appreciation for education as he says thank you to me as he leaves class every day. - Tom Johnson

 

Conner Scott - Conner, I am very proud of you because you are a responsible, always participate in class, and you try your best. - Febe Melendez

 

Kaiah Sentes - Kaiah is an exemplary student and person who demonstrates exceptional GRIT and character. Despite her health struggles this school year, she has maintained her optimism, drive, sense of humor, and accountability for her grades and other duties and involvements.  - Richard Hudgens

 

Andrew Sherrell - Andrew is an incredibly humble and respectful person. He has worked so hard to improve in my class, is never afraid to ask for help and I am lucky to have been his teacher this year. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Bianca Siliuta - I see you and your strengths! Thank you for always being ready to participate with enthusiasm. - marycoco ward

 

Annaliese Spielman - Annaliese, I will surely miss you! Good luck in everything that you do! Cannot wait to see what you will become... your are an intelligent bright person. Best of luck in college! - Sonia Saldana

 

Lauren Stanley - Lauren is an organized force to be recognized. I appreciate all she has done for Liberty High School but also for being a student who can coach and train classmates along to accomplish a task or pull off an event. Lauren is a student leader whom I have always been able to count on and her work ethic is unmatched. - Brooke Slayton

 

Ashly Starr - Ashly Starr stands out because she has endless potential and doesn't give up.

Despite missing many days of school due to illness in the past, she consistently prioritizes learning for the sake of enrichment even when she has been faced with the obstacle of distracting peers in class, distance learning, and having to share limited technology resources with 6 other high school students.  - Toni Scheler

 

Timothy Steen - Tim is a very passionate and intelligent young man. He always brought an informed opinion to class discussions and went out of his way to help his classmates. He is most deserving of a Patriot Award, Congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Stella Stockton - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Holly Stockwell – You were a joy to have in Video Production 1. You did exceptional work and were a great team player. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Elyse Taylor - I recognize your growth and work at being the best. Keep it up! - Timothy Williams

 

Hannah Taylor Uku - Hannah is new to LHS and has fit right in. She is outgoing and kind! She has been an amazing table leader and pushed herself to do well in AP Psychology, while also balancing many other AP classes! She is very deserving of the Patriot Award. - Morgan Burt

 

Jasmine Tejada Nunez - Jasmine has become incredibly proactive, when she doesn't understand something she seeks help until she succeeds. I've seen her continually improve her math mastery through perseverance and hard work. - Miles Van Kopp

 

Holland Thorp - Holland is a great example of GRIT. She has really persevered in my class this year and has grown so much over the past year.  - Gina Martinez

 

Tori Tiffin - I admire Tori so much! She stands up for her convictions and provides a much needed opinion in our class discussions. She is a wonderful young lady and much deserving of this award.  - Tara Bula

 

Tori Tiffin - Tori is a wonderful young lady who shows amazing determination, accountability, intellect, and curiosity. Her optimism, concern for others, and desire to make an impact in our world are evident to all. - Richard Hudgens

 

Raylee Torrez - Raylee is a magnet in my class for other students. She displays a positive energy and is accepting of everyone. She is a hard worker and is not afraid to ask questions or seek out assistance. I have no doubt that Raylee will continue to be a leader and find success in everything that she sets out to do! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Kyler Tucker - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Sophelia Tuivaiti - Sophelia has shown so much GRIT and grace through tough times this school year. She is also the first to show gratefulness and appreciation when she is shown grace, which shows just how strong her character really is. I am very proud to have been her teacher. - Ashley Bocanegra

 

Sidney Vaclav - Sindey is quiet, yet confident in her abilities and achievements. Sidney has had a great year at Liberty in both her grades and Color Guard achievements. She is a delight to have in class and I can't wait to see what next year brings. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Sidney Vaclav - Sidney has been a model citizen in class. She may fall behind at times but she always comes back and takes care of business. Bright and hard working student.  - Chris Barron

 

Lauren Valdivia - Lauren is a great addition to any class. She has the sweetest heart and is kind to everyone! She works very hard, and when she comes to a roadblock, she finds a way to get through it. I am very proud of her for being such a good student and human. She is someone who makes this world a better place. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Harrison Varner - Harrison struggled when school started in the fall. However, he has proven to be a responsible student and has made an impressive change! Also a very promising wrestler in our Liberty sports program! - Chris Barron

 

Valerie Vasquez - Valerie is a joy to have in class. She is very conscientious about school work and has goals for her future. Not only is she a good student, but she is kind, generous, and a good friend. - Tracy VanCuren

 

Amy (Van) Vo - Amy is such a hard worker. I admire her commitment to her academics and soft spoken leadership. She is most deserving of this award, congratulations!  - Tara Bula

 

Hailey Waite - Hailey, good luck in college and everything that you do. Keep up the good work and remember that you make a difference! - Sonia Saldana

 

Kiana Waltz - Always remember that vulnerability is a strength. Thank you for allowing me to be part of your journey. - marycoco ward

 

Gracyn Weaver - Gracyn has been unwavering as our ASB President in her commitment to and passion for Liberty high School, but even more so in the face of In Home Shelter she has continued to be a light and source of creativity to keep the Liberty traditions alive in new capacities. She is an incredible human being who will step in and step up to help anyone, especially a fellow Patriot. - Brooke Slayton

 

Cleo Wells - What a great job you did in Video Production 1. You are highly creative and do exceptional work. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Karlee Westbrook - Karlee is a great addition to Liberty! She is a good student, always doing her best by completing her work, asking questions, and seeking out solutions to any roadblocks. She is kind and funny, and I loved seeing her wrestling videos she shared with me- this girl is going places! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Blake Westbrook - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Jared White - Jared, going to miss our talks about math! Best of luck in college and everything that you do! You are so intelligent that I know that you will strive in college! - Sonia Saldana

 

Deon Williams - Deon was always a joy to have in class - such great energy! He worked hard, always asked questions, and produced good work. - Alyson Moss

 

Piper Wilson - In my class, Piper has been a great example of what it means to be a Patiot. She was dedicated, responsible, kind, and acted professionally, even on her toughest days.  - Eric Ball

 

Alicia Wilson - Alicia has a quiet confidence. She is dedicated to her school work. She is creative and insightful. I have loved having her in class. - Morgan Burt

 

Brock Wooster Mills - Brock is one of the hardest working students I've come across. When he decides to do something, he finds a way to make it happen. Brock has worked hard to move forward in his studies, and I cannot wait to see how he does his senior year! - Tracy VanCuren

 

Jacob Worthen - Jacob experienced an unimaginable loss this year but still keeps going. Even on the difficult days, he smiles and gives his best. He is an inspiration to me and a true Patriot. - Jennifer Ayres

 

Sydney Yasukochi - Sydney, I really enjoyed having you in class this past year. Good luck in college and everything that you do. Remember, "the sky is the limit"! You are so intelligent that I know you will strive in college. Stay safe! - Sonia Saldana

 

Chris Yates - You are an LHS News Show Star. Thanks for all you do for our show. I appreciate you so much. - Patrick Vaughan

 

Aiden Young - Aiden has been an excellent example of integrity and tenacity this year. He always wants to do his very best in every situation. - Gina Martinez