Margaux Eller Named Mynderse Academy Valedictorian for the Class of 2020

Mynderse Academy is proud to announce that Margaux LeBrun Eller, daughter of Elbert Eller and Michelle LeBrun, has been named the Valedictorian for the Mynderse Academy Class of 2020. Margaux is a member of the National Honor Society, Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society and the Foreign Language Honor Society. She has completed coursework in many advanced classes including AP Calculus, Honors English, FLCC Gemini Physics, US History, Biology and Health, and “Project Lead the Way,” RIT’s accredited program: Introduction to Engineering and Principles of Engineering. Margaux is also studying with the New Visions Medical Careers Program through BOCES at Geneva General Hospital.

During her time at Mynderse Academy, Margaux has been very active in our school community both as a three-sport athlete and through her involvement in several clubs and activities. Margaux played soccer and served as a Captain this year, ran indoor track and was looking forward to playing lacrosse this spring. She also currently serves as the President for Student Council, a Co-Captain for Masterminds, is a member of the Yearbook Club, Seneca Green Club and played with the Finger Lakes Flamingos Club Lacrosse team. Margaux serves our community with The Joy Project, has actively been an Altar Server at St. Mary’s for the last nine years and has received the Hands of Christ Award, is an Interact mentor/coach for youth soccer and lacrosse, volunteered with Habitat for Humanity, served in Vacation Bible School, is a Junior Rotarian, and also volunteered for the It’s a Wonderful Run 5K and the AIDS Ride for Life. She was a Girls State Delegate and voted County Party Leader and Chief of Information and Technology.

Margaux has been named a Finger Lakes Scholar, a Student Sage Scholar, a Finger Lakes Scholar Athlete, and was on the high honor roll for all of high school and earned a 100% on both the Biology and Chemistry Regents exams. Also, she earned 1st place in the Rotary Oratorical Contest.

Margaux plans to attend Middlebury College in Vermont on a Pre-Med track, majoring in Biology with a Global Health minor.

Margaux Eller smiling