Paso Robles High School senior appointed to Air Force Academy
—Paso Robles High School senior, Beckett Andersen, has been appointed to the United States Air Force Academy. Beckett is graduating with a 4.51 grade point average. He was honored as a Top Cat, CSF Life Member, and earned the Seal of Biliteracy.
Appointees go through a rigorous application process which includes a congressional recommendation and several interviews. Applicants are selected based on academic performance, character assessment, fitness assessment, and extracurricular involvement. His scholarship is valued at $400,000 over the next four years. Beckett is also a level 10 gymnast who recently competed in the Junior Olympic National Championships, qualifying for the all-around finals and placing twenty-first overall. Congratulations to Beckett and his family.