North Bend High School
Byline: The Register-Guard
A commencement ceremony will be held at 7:30 p.m. June 6 in the North Bend High School gymnasium.
A baccalaureate service will be held at 7:30 p.m. June 2 in the school gymnasium.
Six students will share the title of class valedictorian: Emily Backues, Zair Burris, Kathryn Davis, Richard Dillard, Luke McAndrew and Blythe Van Gordon.
Backeus, daughter of Dennis and Sharon Backues of North Bend, plans to major in biology and pre-med at Rhodes College. She is active in marching band, symphonic band, forensics, peer tutoring and theater.
Burris, daughter of Thomas Burris and Merry Lojkovic, plans to participate in the Rotary Youth Exchange in Belgium and major in medical research at Grinnell College. She served as International Club president and is active in golf, cross country, peer tutoring, forensics and jazz band.
Davis, daughter of Jon and Kim Davis of North Bend, plans to attend Hamline University and major in biology. She is a member of the National Honor Society, International Club, served as Key Club treasurer and participated in gymnastics plus (Level 9), track and a Boys and Girls Club volunteer.
Dillard, son of Bob and Johanna Dillard of North Bend, plans to major in mathematics and computer science at Pacific University. He is a member of Key Club, National Honor Society, cross country and track teams.
McAndrew, son of Thomas and Deborah McAndrew of North Bend, plans to attend Creighton University and major in pre-med. He is involved in soccer, track, swim team, Future Business Leaders of America, Key Club, International Club, Science Club, National Honor Society and is an Eagle Scout.
Van Gordon, daughter of Lloyd and Mary Anna Van Gordon of North Bend, plans to attend the University of Portland, majoring in secondary education and English. She is involved in International Club, Key Club, forensics team president, debate team captain, National Honor Society, golf and AFS exchange student (Belgium).
Class salutatorian is Jennifer Sargent, daughter of Dennis and Debbie Sargent. She plans to attend Oregon Institute of Technology and to major in diagnostic medical sonography. She is involved in 4-H, forensics, International Club and AFS exchange student (New Zealand).
The 164 members of the class of 2003 include Jared Allison, Antelo Rommel, Emily Backues, John Baldwin, Nicholas Banfill, Andrew Basey, Tana Benham, Dillon Bergstad, Justin Biesanz, Bethany Blackwell, Thiago Borges, Daniel Bornman, Sara Breckon, Jacob Brooks, Joshua Brooks, Stephani Brown,
Melinda Burback, Ashlie Burdett, Heidi Burgett, Cody Burles, Zair Burris, Trevor Burt, Jeffrey Caldwell, Joshua Chapman, Charles Coleman, Crystal Collins, Rebekah Daniels, Kathryn Davis, Cale Davison, Colby Dell, Richard Dillard, Nicole Dryden, April Dunlap,
Nicholas Eck, April Edwards, Amanda Ericson, Gary Femling, Tristan Ferguson, Angela Finneran, Kaila Franson, Dana Fredrickson, Dena Fredrickson, Lori Garboden, Carlos Valencia, Miashell Gilbert, Evan Gisholt, Talia Gordon,
Andrew Grotzke, Angela Grover, Zane Hall, David Hardy, Heidi Helms, Tia Henderson, Kathryn Hibner, Matthew Hill, Aaron Hinzmann, David Hjelmstrom, Robin Hoffmeister, Paul Hough, Cory Howlan,
Daniel Jacobson, Karen Johnson, Sarah Karsen, Thomas Kerins, Cameron King, Charles Kintner, Leah Klemenhagen, Petra Kohn, Rebecca Krenz, Kristen Kridelbaugh, Amanda Kuehn,
Eric Lampert, Laura Lewis, Stacey Markel, Luke McAndrew, Jennifer McCadden, Jon McCoy II, Chase McCullough, Steve McGrew, Elizabeth McIntyre, Joshua McPherson, Claire Michaelson, Matthew Michel, Summer Moore,
Octavia Moralez, Ryan Neal, Lisa Nicholls, Trevor Nitschke, Barret Noggle, Benjamine Nordholm, Amy Nortrup, Brandon O'Neil, Maria Nunes, Aaron Olson, Jacob Oppeltz, Elizabeth Pachal, Kyle Palaniuk,
April Parks, Keith Parsons, Amanda Perkins, Carolin Peter, Patrick Pici, Suman Prasad, Chelsea Praus, Jason Pyle, Amy Ramos,
Renae Ramsay, Angela Reiber, Jared Rich, Tyler Richards, Jesse Rigel, Shanahan Rogers, Brandon Roller, Tiffany Rood, Desmond Ross, Jennifer Rumbaugh, Katherine Russell, James Ryan,
Adrian Salge, Justin Sanne, Jennifer Sargent, Victor Scavera, Kathryn Schmidt, Jason Schuldt, Richard Schultz, Justine Seagren,
Sean Shobar, K'Lynn Simpson, Cassandra Smith, Chad Smith, Shaun Smith, Terry Smith, Josefine Soe, John Sperling, Tara Sprague,
Brandon Steele, Richard Stevens, Alexandria Stewart, Andrew Stone, Lillian Stowe, Natashua Stuhmiller, Andrew Stupfel,
Zachary Taylor, Steven Tersigni, Renee Tibbets, Tana Tubb, Michael Turowski, Blythe Van Gordon, April VanHoof, David Varoujean, Fujita Wakana, Nathan Walters, David Ward,
Domingo Ward, Katherine Watson, Melissa Watson, Angela Weeks, Levi Wharton, Janelle Wiggins, Emily Wilczek, Tina Willett, Jeffry Williams, Kyle Williams, Joshua Wilson, Luke Wingert, Aliesha Woodworth, Rebecca Yarbrough, Jessica Yoakam and Mary Young. …