Village Academy is pleased to announce senior Nikhil Parail as the Class of 2018 valedictorian. The announcement was made during the Middle and Upper School Academic Awards Ceremony on Friday, May 18. Head of School, Tres Marangoni, had the honor of announcing Nikhil as the valedictorian in the presence of his family, friends, and classmates. 

“Our Valedictorian has achieved the highest level of academic prowess in high school.  This year our Valedictorian is like no other. He is also a formidable athlete, an innovator, a leader, a generous soul, a scholar, a friend, brother, and son.” Those are the words of Tres Marangoni, Head of School as she introduced the valedictorian for the Class of 2018.  Ms. Marangoni continued with, “Nikhil has a perfect ACT score and is also an AP scholar, which afforded him the opportunity to take advanced coursework at The Ohio State University. He is also known to be elbow deep in intestines at the OSU cadaver lab where his insatiable interest in the human body will lead him to pursue his interest in the medical field. He is President of the National Honor Society- Griffin Chapter and our 2018 Valedictorian.” 

Nikhil will attend Case Western Reserve University in the fall. Congratulations, Nikhil Parail.