Information supplied by Gwinnett County Public Schools, based on questionaires from each student.
Here's a look at Parkview High School's valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2012:
Tami Feng / Valedictorian
Parents: Fang Feng and Yan Li.
College attending: Emory University.
Career Goals: Neurologist.
Samuel Gowland / Salutatorian
Parents: Kathe and Michael Gowland.
College attending: Arizona State University/Barrett Honors College.
Major: Biological Sciences.
Scholarships: Out-of-state tuition grant to ASU Barrett, National Merit Norfolk Southern Foundation ($1,000 per year); Maxxis Salutatorian Scholarship ($500).
Other scholarship offers: Full-tuition National Merit Scholarship offers from Alabama, Oklahoma, Central Florida, UT Dallas.
Career goals: "I hope to be a medial researcher or a college professor, or whatever other direction my heart may take me."
Honors and awards: National Merit Scholarship Finalist, National AP Scholar, Maureen O'Donnell Oxford Classical Dictionary Award.
School activities: National English Honor Society, Academic Decathlon, Student Council, Literary Magazine Staff, National Honor Society, Beta Club, Science National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, National Latin Honor Society.
Community activities: Church, recreational sports, music.