Tara Eldridge

Tara Eldridge

Bixby High School

Eldridge is a National Merit finalist, class salutatorian and National Honor Society member. She is the Bixby Bands percussion captain and center snare. Eldridge is a member of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Junior Board of Directors, Faith United Methodist Youth Leadership team and enjoys taking mission trips with her church youth group. She is a founding member of her school Physics Club and Mario Kart Club and won the 2018 Tulsa Children’s Museum Exhibit Design Challenge. Eldridge plans to major in physics at the University of Oklahoma. Scholarship sponsor: Teresa and Alex Adwan

For our televised Academic Awards Tribute, we asked Academic All-Staters to submit a brief video introducing themselves and an honored teacher that they had planned to invite to the Academic Awards Banquet. Each student recognizes an honored teacher who has had a profound impact on his or her life.