Kaden Porter and Grace Fleming were named valedictorian and salutatorian respectively of the Davis County High School graduating class of 2020. As valedictorian, Porter received the Dr. David W. Haufe Memorial scholarship; Fleming was given the Jonathan Mark Haufe Memorial scholarship, which is traditionally presented to the salutatorian.
The announcement was made online Wednesday night as the traditional Senior Awards night had to be canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions. All senior award winners were posted online at 6 p.m.
Other DCHS students honored for grade-point averages of 4.0 or above were Kolton Stremler, Luke Snyder, Sophie Spargur, Eli Bono, Stacy Wetterich, Clayton Garmon, Miles Menster and Phoebe Moore.
Honor graduates with a grade-point average of 3.0 and above were Jack Ball, Jesse Bonner, Eli Bono, Chasity Bridgeman, Chris Carlberg, Megan Clark, Aliza Collier, Jacklyn Derby, Molly Duffield, Jessica Early, William Farley, Grace Fleming, Clayton Garmon, Ashlyn Gooden, Riley Heller, Noah Hess, Caden Hill, Ariel Johnson, Allison Jones, Jacob Knobloch, Cody Kulmatycki, Kaitlynn Larrington, Brett Lough, Miles Menster, Phoebe Moore, Caleb Morrissey, Kaden Porter, Samantha Potter, Taylor Rush, Alysa Shirkey, Jadon Short, Beau Small, Luke Snyder, Sophie Spargur, Shawn Stephenson, Jeffrey Stevens, Kassidy Stremler, Kolton Stremler, Jaycee Townsend, Kaleb Wagler, Kaitlyn Wallace, Sarah Westercamp, Stacy Wetterich, Andrew Wiley, Katherine Wiley, Cammie Wuthrich, Elise Wuthrich
Seven graduates were awarded President’s Education Awards for achieving an ACT score of 26 or above and a GPA of 3.75 or above. Those students were Eli Bono, Grace Fleming, Clayton Garmon, Miles Menster, Kaden Porter, Kolton Stremler, and Stacy Wetterich.
Kaden Porter was named to the Governor’s Scholar Recognition Program, and Grace Fleming was named a Des Moines Register Academic All-State Scholar.
Students awarded National Honor Society sashes were Brett Lough, Phoebe Moore, Kaden Porter, Jessica Early, Grace Fleming, Miles Menster, Sarah Westeramp, Stacy Wetterich, Clayton Garmon, Allison Jones, Luke Snyder, Sophie Spargur, Jaycee Townsend, Kolton Stremler, and Elise Wuthrich.
Seven students were presented silver cords for their volunteer hours spent in community service: Grace Fleming, Brett Lough, Phoebe Moore, Kaden Porter, Matthew Stouthammer, Katie Wiley, and Logan Williams.
Other awards include:
Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity — Sarah Westercamp
DCHS (Formerly IBEA) Outstanding Business Education Student — Grace Fleming, Luke Snyder
Davis County Fine Arts Council Recognition — Kassidy Stremler, Kolton Stremler
Iowa Bar Association Citizen Award — Clayton Garmon
Bloomfield Optimist Teens of Month — Kaden Porter, Kolton Stremler, Stacy Wetterich, Miles Menster, Grace Fleming, Clayton Garmon, Phoebe Moore, Luke Snyder, Kassidy Stremler, Jack Ball
Optimist Club scholarships — Grace Fleming, Phoebe Moore, Miles Menster,, Luke Snyder
Optimist President’s Scholarship — Paige Frymoyer
Bloomfield Rotary Club Scholarships — Luke Snyder, Phoebe Moore
T.T.T. Chapter Q Scholarships — Katie Wiley, Aliza Collier, Molly Duffield
TADE (True Ambition Dedicated to Excellence) — Phoebe Moore
BF Carroll Izaak Walton League Scholarship — Kaden Porter, Luke Snyder
Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative Scholarship — Kaden Porter, Kassidy Stremler
Iowa Farm Bureau Scholarship — Grace Fleming
Iowa State University Christina Hixson Opportunity Award — Aliza Collier
Davis County 4-H Foundation Scholarships — Jacklyn Derby, Kaitlin Larrington, Ashlyn Gooden
Seaboard Foods Scholarship — Grace Fleming
The Grand Lodge of Iowa, A.F. & A.M. 2020 Scholarship — Kaden Porter
Community 1st Credit Union Scholarship — Grace Fleming
Pepsi “Spirit of Education” Scholarship — Kassidy Stremler
MVRBC HS Impact Award — Alysa Shirkey, Clayton Garmon
Dalton Hunter Baumann Memorial Scholarship — Caden Hill
Bloomfield Mother’s Club scholarships — Grace Fleming, Kaden Porter, Luke Snyder
Bernie Saggau Award — Miles Menster
Triple Threat Athletic Awards — Tyler Ball, Clayton Garmon, Riley Heller, Phoebe Moore, Hannah Schooley, Sophie Spargur, Kolton Stremler
Four Sport Athletic Awards — Caden Hill, Brett Lough
IHCC Welding Diplomas
Kobe Boone, Noah Hess, Jacob Knobloch, Logan Williams
IHCC Foundation Scholarships
Seth Emmons (Burnam Harrison - $600)
Jesse Bonner (Chris & Connie Denny - $1000)
Ashlyn Gooden (Fisher-Dematteis Family - $2000)
Jacob Knobloch (Fisher-Dematteis Family - $2000
Paige Frymoyer (Meridian Credit Union - $1000
Brett Lough (Richard U Zollars & Jean E Zollars - $2500
Jaycee Townsend (Rosenman Academic - $3200
Taylor Rush (Southeast Iowa Donors Foundation - $1000
Katherine Wiley (Southeast Iowa Donors Foundation - $1000
Gabriel Hatcher (SUCCESS Bank - $600
Kaitlynn Larrington (Jessica Eakins Memorial Scholarship-$1200)
Paige Frymoyer (Recruiting Scholarship)
Misc. School Scholarships & Awards
Grace Fleming: Simpson Presidential, Simpson Achievement, Simpson Wesley Service Scholarships (Simpson College);
Clayton Garmon: Iowa Academic Success Scholarship, Iowa Scholars Award, Forevermore Scholarship (University of Iowa);
Riley Heller: Concordia University-St Paul University Scholarship, Football Scholarship (Concordia St Paul);
Caden Hill: Dordt ProTech Scholarship, Football Scholarship (Dordt);
Sophie Spargur: Cross Country Scholarship (Hawkeye Community College);
Kassidy Stremler: Supplementary Education Opportunity Grant, Panther Impact Award (UNI)
Kaleb Wagler: Baseball Scholarship (Marshalltown Community College)
Sarah Westercamp: Provost Scholars Award, Dutile Scholars Award, Music Performance Scholarship (Southern Baptist University)
Stacy Wetterich: Iowa Resident Award: Forever Scholar (ISU)
Cammie Wuthrich: Mark Pearson FFA Leadership Scholarship (Kirkwood)
All Dollars for Scholars awards may be found on page ??? of this issue of the Bloomfield Democrat.