South Euclid Lyndhurst School District News Article

Local TV News Shines Spotlight on Valedictorian


Kareem King, Valedictorian for the Brush High School Class of 2019, was interviewed by Fox 8 Cleveland and News 5 Cleveland on Wednesday, May 23rd, for his impressive accomplishment of earning a full academic scholarship to Harvard University!  For his undergraduate coursework, Kareem plans on earning a Bachelor of Science Degree with a concentration in Molecular and Cellular Biology, followed by the completion of the combined MD-PhD Program. Kareem’s decision to study at Harvard comes after an extensive recruitment process, where he received similar offers from Stanford University, Northwestern, Columbia University, Johns Hopkins and Brown University. In total, Kareem has earned approximately $2.3 million in total scholarships by himself! After completing his medical training, Kareem intends to pursue a career path that provides opportunities to conduct research and practice medicine within an inpatient setting, with the goal of helping to improve patient care on a global scale.  Both TV broadcasts featuring Kareem and his amazing accomplishments can be viewed online at the links below.  The South Euclid Lyndhurst Schools congratulate Kareem King on his outstanding achievements and wish him continued success in the future! 

Click here for News 5 coverage

Click here for Fox 8 coverage 
Click here for 19 News Coverage 

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