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Joshua Hockman

Placentia Chapter President

Sophomore

Valencia High School

Placentia Chapter

  • Science Olympiad National Medalist 2019

  • Science Olympiad State Medalist 2019, 2018

  • Science Olympiad Regional Medalist 2019, 2018

  • Science Olympiad Team Captain 2019, 2018

  • National Junior Honor Society President, 2018

  • Pressing Issues Publications and Service President, Founder

  • Distinguished Scholar Award 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016

  • Teacher’s Choice Award Science 2018, Language Arts 2018, Math 2017 

  • Reflections Arts Program Award for Literature 1st Place District, 2nd Place County 2018

  • US Presidential Award for Academic Excellence 2016

  • Youth Resident Leadership Academy 2019

  • WEB Leader 2018

  • Student Council 2016, 2015, 2014

  • Fullerton Fire Department Letter of Recognition


I always aim to explore the world of science and to exchange ideas, extrapolate explanations, engage the minds of others...and most of all: encourage them to ask WHY