Front row (left to right): Kristie Pope, Marley Blanchard, Jenny Wang, Brigitte Phillips, and Ashley Thigpen. Back row (L-R): Shanda Allen-Walker, Devoux Olliver, Jamisha Raymond, Michael Smith, Madison Wagner, and Whitney Hayes. Not pictured: Doug Bobitt, David Brooks, and Leisa Evans.
James Kenan received a Bronze Medal in the U.S. News & World Report "America's Best High Schools" 2014. This is the second time James Kenan High School has received this award in the past 3 years.