Vivian Cathleen Taylor
Durant High School
Drum Major for the Pride of Durant, Taylor is also varsity soccer co-captain and executive vice president of Student Council. She is a National Merit finalist, a four-year Oklahoma Honor Society member and member of National Honor Society. Taylor enjoys volunteering at health-related events like Remote Area Medical and Oklahoma Mission of Mercy and she is chapter officer of Future Health Professionals of America. She is an American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation Senator and enjoys playing bassoon and running. Taylor plans to study statistics at Oklahoma State University. Scholarship sponsor: First United Bank
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.