La Porte High School has announced the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2011.
Kristy Tatom, daughter of Becky and Darrel Tatom of La Porte, is this year's valedictorian. She plans to attend Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana, where she has received a scholarship to play soccer. After earning a degree in nursing, she hopes to continue her education by completing her master's degree and becoming a nurse practitioner.
Karma McPhee, this year's salutatorian, is the daughter of Shawn and Scott McPhee of La Porte. Karma plans to attend Texas A & M University or Oklahoma State University. She plans to study veterinary medicine.
Both students are products of La Porte ISD schools and have been involved in numerous activities at La Porte High School. They were recognized at the March 8 meeting of the Board of Trustees.