Tonights twenty-fifth annual Superintendents Honors Banquet recognized 232 seniors from 16 high schools in Hamilton County with grade point averages in the top 10 percent of their classes.
The event was held at the Chattanooga Convention Center, and Supt. Jesse Register welcomed attendees. Keynote speaker Mike Rutherford, president of the Rutherford Learning Group, Inc. and Rutherford Interactive Design, Inc. in Charlotte, N.C., tried to inspire and motivate the students to reach their goals.
Students said hard work and taking advanced classes is what it takes to be successful and get invited to the banquet.
It is an honor to have mostly all As, said Jenny Henrich, a senior at Soddy-Daisy High School. It makes me feel like Ive achieved something.