Leo Emmanuel Ivey, Class of 2019 Salutatorian
Leo Emmanuel Ivey is proud to have served as Command Sergeant Major in IDEA’s US Army JROTC unit, where he worked hard to strengthen the unit to prepare for program accreditation inspection, which the unit passed with an excellent rating of 94%.
Leo also ran track and cross country, played baseball, and practiced martial arts, all while making the honor roll every semester from 9th through 12th grades. Leo received awards from the Office of the Attorney General of the District of Columbia and Delegate to the United States House of Representatives from the District of Columbia Eleanor Holmes Norton.
He will attend Marshall University to study political science and French while participating in ROTC. He plans to commission as an officer in the military after graduating from college and work in foreign affairs and linguistics.