Tyson M. Vernon
Altus High School
A member of the Southwest Oklahoma All-Regional Choir, Vernon is also active in BluHarmonix Acapella Choir and Varsity Chorale. He is a varsity football and baseball team member. Vernon is an Altus Rotary Club Junior Rotarian and Link Crew Leader. He was awarded the Oklahoma State Regents Institutional Nominee Scholarship for Oklahoma State University and attended the U.S. Naval Academy Summer Seminar in 2019. Vernon is a member of the Tamarack Road Church of Christ youth group and volunteered at the A League of Our Own sporting event for children with disabilities and special needs. He plans to study business at Oklahoma State University. Scholarship sponsor: The Leverett Family, In Honor of Janelle Leverett
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.