“Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance;  perseverance, character; and character, hope.”

Romans 5:3-4


  • 69 Graduates
  • Valedictorian – Joshua Laderer; Salutatorian – Grant Bokmiller
  • 37 National Honor Society Members
  • 51 Graduated with Honors: 30 Summa Cum Laude, 12 Magna Cum Laude and 9 Cum Laude
  • Matriculating to 32 Colleges and Universities with 49 attending Virginia’s public and private institutions and others going as far as Baylor University (TX), University of California – Irvine and San Diego, University of the Pacific (CA) and Queensland University of Technology in Australia.   See the full list of College Acceptances for the Class of 2019.
  • A record 15% of the Class has chosen to attend the same University, with 10 students headed to Virginia Tech in August.
  • Three students will be Rats together at the Virginia Military Institute in July, the most from any one class in NCS history.
  • Nine students – 13% of the Class of 2019 – have signed to play collegiate athletics at their respective schools. This includes three committed to play tennis, the most students recruited for tennis from the same class in NCS history.
  • Eight 2nd generation Ambassadors graduated in the Class of 2019