startdate = December 20, 2016, 12:00 am ||| enddate = January 27, 2017, 11:59 pm ||| currenttime = March 27, 2017, 12:22 pm
Contestants – Gala
SAVE THE DATE:  Wednesday, March 29, 2017

2017 Contestants

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startdate = December 20, 2016, 12:00 am ||| enddate = January 27, 2017, 11:59 pm ||| currenttime = March 27, 2017, 12:22 pm

Kuniah Upshaw

Vocal

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Max Heimowitz

Dance

School Without Walls SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 10th

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Franny Sewell

Vocal

Wilson SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Zaria Hawkins

Dance

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 15    Grade: 10th

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Keith Long

Dance

Friendship Collegiate PCS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Myah Parker

Vocal-Rap

Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Kiara Lemons

Vocal

Cesar Chavez(Capitol Hill)PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Angell Chiles

Vocal

Ballou SHS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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David Castle

Vocal-Rap

Paul PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Annise Andrews

Vocal

Friendship Collegiate PCS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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Ebony Davies

Dance

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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Tobias Lucas

Dance

Friendship Collegiate PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Michael Pratt

Instrument

School Without Walls SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Jayla Sypert

Vocal

McKinley Technology SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Samer Chiaviello

Instrument

School Without Walls SHS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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Cameron Rao

Instrument

Wilson SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Sam Heimowitz

Dance

School w/o Walls SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 10th

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Kimberly Manalang

Vocal

Wilson SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Zhane Taylor-Watson

Vocal

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Lorin Holland

Vocal

Wilson SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Donyee Daniels

Vocal-Rap

Dunbar SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Ty'Mica Butts

Vocal

Dunbar SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Rio Castaneda-Guthreau

Vocal

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Andrew Price

Instrument

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Edward Yarsky

Vocal

Washington Latin PCS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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Bryan Terry

Instrument

Cesar Chavez (Parkside) PCS
Age: 14    Grade: 9th

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Sophia Kennedy

Dance

Wilson SHS
Age: 14    Grade: 9th

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Benjamin Roodman

Instrument

Washington Latin PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Jeneesah Tate

Vocal-Instrument

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 18    Grade: 12th

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Le'Asia Smallwood

Vocal

Columbia Heights Education Campus
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Ivory Davies

Dance

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Desiree Campbell

Vocal

Coolidge SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Niara Lara

Instrument

Banneker SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Keanu Williams

Dance

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 11th

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Nardia Strowbridge

Vocal-Instrument

Columbia Heights Education Campus
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Neviah Dallas

Dance

Duke Ellington SHS
Age: 15    Grade: 11th

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Chyna McCleary

Dance

Friendship Collegiate PCS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Diane Yomkil

Vocal

Ballou SHS
Age: 17    Grade: 12th

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Lauren Bunch

Dance

Coolidge SHS
Age: 16    Grade: 12th

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Niyah Horne

Vocal

Roosevelt SHS
Age: 15    Grade: 10th

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