Salutatorian - Maya Eberle
- daughter of Chari Heitman and Robert Eberle
- Vassar College
- biochemistry/biomedical engineering
Activities: Volunteer at Elderwood; marching band, section leader; Science Olympiad, president; jazz band; woodwind choir; wind symphony, president; National, Science, and Math Honor Societies; Health Care Academy; Project Lead the Way.
Honors: Questbridge Scholar; Leadership awards for wind symphony and Science Olympiad; Health Student of the Month; Science Student of the Year; NYS Education Department Academic Excellence Scholarship.
“At Lancaster High School I have been exposed to so many different things,” Maya said. “I was given room to explore my passion for music as well as science. I have also connected with teachers and students who have supported me and pushed me to get where I am.”
Maya said that she plans to attend college in order to study biochemistry and biomedical engineering. She said she then hopes to pursue a career in the biomedical field, focusing on the topic of genetics.