Alvin DeLeon, son of Arnel & Anna DeLeon of Watertown, has been named Valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Sacred Heart High School by Mrs. Eileen M. Regan, President and Mr. Anthony Azzara, Principal.
During Alvin’s four years at Sacred Heart High School, he has accumulated an impressive record of academic achievement and was actively involved in many extracurricular activities and community initiatives. He earned honors all four years and was the recipient of the University of Connecticut Presidential Scholarship, the Yale Book Award, was chosen as a 2019 Summa Scholar, a “Class of 2019 Super Senior”, and a CIAC Scholar Athlete.
While a student at Sacred Heart, Alvin was a member of the National Honor Society, Cross Country and Track & Field teams, volunteered at the Watertown Parks and Recreation as a coach for Youth Basketball and at St. Mary Magdalen School.
Alvin is a graduate of St. Mary Magdalen School and is a member of St. Mary Magdalen Parish. He will attend the University of Connecticut in the fall to begin his professional studies in the field of Applied Mathematics. Alvin’s future includes pursuing a career in analyzing data in the field of Computer Science.