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Sapna Ankalikar, 18, graduated from Hillsborough High School with the International Baccalaureate Diploma. She was an honor graduate and a member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society and Thespian Honor Society. She is the recipient of the Presidentís Award for Academic Excellence, and was recognized by the International Thespian Society for Excellence in Theater Arts. She also earned the All-Star Cast Award for Thespian District 9 One-Act Competition. She will begin her pre-med studies at University of South Florida this fall.

Rohun Mathure, 13, represented Stewart Middle School for the Environmental Symposium in Naples. He was on the High Honor Roll. He will begin ninth grade.

Sonali Mathure, 11, won second place in the Claywell Elementary School Spelling Bee. She was on the Principalís Honor Roll and will be starting sixth grade.

Amar Rele, 8, was on the Principal's Honor Roll at Clark Elementary School. He was awarded for Outstanding Achievement for FCAT Math test. He will be starting fourth grade.

Aaj Solanki, 12, was on the Principalís Honor Roll for academic achievement and conduct at Young Middle Magnet School. He had perfect attendance and also was awarded for outstanding performance on the FCAT. Aaj will be starting seventh grade.

Anita Solanki, 14, won the Peer Mediation Award at Young Middle Magnet School. She was on the Principalís Honor Roll for academic achievement and conduct. She also had perfect attendance and won a National Junior Honor Society Award.Anita will be entering ninth grade.

Punit Patel, 14, was the class spelling bee champion at Williams Middle Magnet School and had the best geography average in eighth grade. Punit also was on the Honor Roll and will be starting ninth grade.

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