Six students from Bayview Secondary School in Richmond Hill are the York Region District School Board's top scholars for 2018-19.
Students Oustan Ziyi Ding, Grace Huang, Grace Liu, Jeremy Jieming Sun; Cecilia Xia; and Tomer Zaidman all achieved perfect grade averages of 100 per cent.
“Congratulations to our top scholars on their remarkable achievement,” said Corrie McBain, Chair of the Board. “Their achievements are a reflection of the important role our staff, families and community members play in supporting student success.”
“These students are among thousands of York Region public students who have achieved academic excellence in our schools throughout the year,” said Louise Sirisko, Director of Education. “Their success reflects hours of dedication of study and persistence. I am very proud of their incredible accomplishments and the dedication of our staff who have kept expectations high and enabled extraordinary achievement.”
York Region District School Board is the third largest school district in Ontario with over 124,000 students in 178 elementary schools and 33 secondary schools. York Region students consistently perform above average in provincial testing and the Board is one of the top achievers in Ontario. For more information about the York Region District School Board, please visit the Board website and follow @YRDSB on Twitter.