St. Patrick Catholic High School names Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2020

BILOXI, Miss. – Dr. Matt Buckley, principal of St. Patrick Catholic High School, is proud to announce Jacob Roberts as Class of 2020 Valedictorian and Avery King as Class of 2020 Salutatorian.

Valedictorian Jacob Roberts is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Roberts.  He is a parishioner of Our Lady of Fatima parish and attended Our Lady of Fatima Elementary School. Roberts plans to attend Mississippi State University and major in computer science.

Salutatorian Avery King is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David King. She is a parishioner of St. Alphonsus parish and attended St. Alphonsus Elementary School. King plans to attend the University of South Alabama and major in biomedical sciences.

Please join us in congratulating all of the outstanding students from the St. Patrick Class of 2020.


St. Patrick Catholic High School is a faith-based, college preparatory high school in Biloxi, Mississippi and named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education in 2019. Established in 2007, St. Patrick is the premier secondary educational institution in South Mississippi and strives each day to Educate Scholars, Train Disciples, and Support Champions. St. Patrick is proud to report a 100% college matriculation rate, ACT and SAT scores that far exceed the state and national averages, and rich history of Catholic education founded in the traditional roots of our legacy schools of St. John High School, Mercy Cross High School, Notre Dame High School, and Sacred Heart Academy.