2020-2021 Student Salute

 Dawson Ternent



Degrees and Certifications:

Dawson Ternent

Mountain Ridge High School

GPA 4.35


Dawson is currently enrolled in several advanced courses including AP psychology, Honors orchestra IV, senior band IV, and college English, algebra, probability and statistics, and speech. He is the student body president, the senior class president, the drum major in the marching band, and a member of the concert band, the jazz band, student council, the drama club, and the Green School Committee. Dawson also volunteers his time as the president of the Goodwill Junior Fire Department 20. He is an AP Scholar with Distinction, a 6-year recipient of the Dr. Ben Carson Scholarship, was the 2018 Junior Fire Fighter of the Year for Allegany and Garrett Counties. He plans to apply to Frostburg State University, Towson University, and the University of Maryland.