Maury High School

Graduated with advanced degree from Maury High School.

Maury High School

Institution 🔗︎

Maury High School

Location 🔗︎

Norfolk, VA

Date 🔗︎

September 8, 2009 to June 14, 2013

Program 🔗︎

  • Advanced Diploma - High School
  • Medical Health & Specialty Program
    • Dropped out before junior year because it wasn't what I wanted anymore in the long run

About 🔗︎

Matthew Fontaine Maury High School also known as Maury High School, one of five city comprehensive high schools, is a high school located in the Ghent area of Norfolk, Virginia, United States.

  • Graduated in the top 10% of my class
  • Completed 10 AP courses
  • Innovation Award
  • Early College Scholar
  • Board of Ed. Excellence in Civic Education
  • Governor's Seal

Activities 🔗︎

  • Operation Smile Club, Model United Nations, FBLA, Varsity Tennis Team

Courses 🔗︎

  • Advanced Degree
  • Ranked top 10% of class with 4.53 GPA
  • Took 10 AP classes

Model United Nations 🔗︎

  • participated in ODU MUN (Feb 2013)
  • participated in ODU MUN (Feb 2011)
  • recognized as an Honorable Mention - Legal Committee DRC - ODU MUN (Feb 2010)

Transcript 🔗︎

Projects 🔗︎

  • AP Literature (Pursuit of Knowledge)
    • website (link to ibook)
    • behance
  • AP Psych Film Analysis (Donnie Darko)
    • speaker deck
    • youtube
  • Pre-Calculus Presentation
    • vectors
      • speaker deck
  • US History
    • battle deck
      • speaker deck
  • AP Biology T-Shirt Design
    • I used Apple Keynote to design this design for AP Biology hoodies. It went pretty well and a lot of kids ended up getting the hoodies!

T-Shirt Design 2 T-Shirt Design 3 T-Shirt Design 5 T-Shirt Design 1

Awards 🔗︎

  • Innovation Award
  • Early College Scholar
  • Board of Ed. Excellence in Civic Education
  • Governor's Seal

AP Scholar Award 🔗︎

  • The College Board
  • July 2013, July 2012
  • Qualified by receiving a score of 3 or higher on 3 or more AP Exams
  • More Info

Governor's Certificate of Recognition - Early College Scholars Program 🔗︎

  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • June 2013
  • Completed rigorous requirements of completing numerous college courses before graduating high school.
    • Have a ‘B’ average or better;
    • Be pursuing an Advanced Studies Diploma; and
    • Take and complete college-level course work (i.e., Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, Cambridge, or dual enrollment) that will earn at least 15 transferable college credits.
  • More Info

Innovation Honor Award 🔗︎

  • The American High School Innovation Foundation
  • June 2013
  • Identified as a creative student working to make the world a new and better place
  • More Info

President's Scholarship 🔗︎

  • Hawaii Pacific UniversityJune 2013
  • Merit-based annual scholarship of $10K
  • More Info
  • Maury High School
  • May 2013
  • Brief article was written about me in the school newspaper when I was a senior in high school. I got a half page!
  • More Info

Certificate of Completion - Digital Content Design for Game Development 🔗︎

  • Old Dominion University - Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center
  • August 2012
  • ODU/VMASC Digital Content Design for Game Development Camp
    • Learned 3D Modeling with Maya
  • More Info

Certificate of Achievement - Spanish 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • June 2012
  • Granted for having a top grade in my Spanish classes.

Certificate of Appreciation - International Surgical Mission to Vietnam 🔗︎

  • Operation Smile
  • June 2012
  • In grateful appreciation for outstanding and unselfish contributions to the children of Vietnam.
    • Nghe An - Vietnam
    • June 8th to 17th 2012
  • More Info

3rd Place - Grade 11 - NPL Book Review Contest 🔗︎

  • Friends of the Norfolk Public Library
  • May 2012
  • My book review of Stardust won third place for the Grade 11 category of the 2012 Friends of the Norfolk Public Library (NPL) Book Review Contest.
  • More Info

Academic High Honors 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • May 2012, May 2010
  • Recognized for having a top GPA in my class.

First Place Sophomore Winner - Community Care Day Poster Contest 🔗︎

  • Maury High School, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • April 2011
  • Poster done on cocaine as part of Medical & Health Specialties Program at Maury High School

Accepted - Summer Residential Governor's School for Mathematics, Science, and Technology at Lynchburg College 🔗︎

  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • April 2011
  • Summer Residential Governor's Schools provide gifted high school juniors and seniors with intensive educational experiences in visual and performing arts; humanities; mathematics, science, and technology; or through mentorships in marine science, medicine and health sciences, or engineering.
  • More Info

SuperTeen 🔗︎

Community Service Hours 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • June 2010
  • 177 hours, 2009 to 2010

Membership - The National Society of High School Scholars 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • June 2010

Microsoft Office Specialist Official Certification - Microsoft Office Word 2003 🔗︎

  • Microsoft
  • May 2010
  • Officially certified as a Microsoft Office specialist

Spanish Honor Society 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • March 2010
  • Model United Nations Society
  • February 2010
  • ODU MUN High School Conference
    • February 10th-13th, 2010
    • XXXII High School Conference

FBLA Stock Market Challenge Participant 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • December 2009
  • Team Won 8th Place

Honor Roll 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • December 2009
  • Recognized for having a top GPA in my class.

Perfect Attendance 🔗︎

  • Maury High School
  • December 2009
  • Didn't miss a day of class!

Pictures 🔗︎

Maury High School

Maury High School

Maury High School

Maury High School