The salutatorian of the Watertown High School Class of 2019 is Olivia Ruth Askins, daughter of Kimberly and Karl Askins. Olivia has excelled in AP Calculus, AP World History, AP Chemistry, Enriched English, and Spanish 5. She is the recipient of numerous academic awards, the Augsbury North Country Scholarship and the Gold Key Award for Ceramics. Olivia has been the Treasurer of the Class of 2019 for 5 years, Treasurer of the National Honor Society, Secretary of the Diversity Club, and part of the Booster Club. Olivia plays first chair flute in the WHS Wind Ensemble. She was part of Values of Volunteering at the SPCA, Urban Mission and Zoo, has volunteered as a soccer coach and a VBS leader at her church, and is part of the soccer and lacrosse team. Olivia is also a WHS representative to the Rotary Club and has held several jobs, currently serving at Garland City.
This fall Olivia will enter St. Lawrence University where she plans to major in Biology on the pre-med track. Olivia’s overall grade point average is 97.56.