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Avery Burton Foundation

A 2017 graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Kinesiological Sciences, Avery made the Dean’s List with a 3.8 grade point average. He planned to apply to the UNLV Physical Therapy Program in December to pursue a doctoral degree.
Avery left his mark everywhere he went, especially in Henderson. He was a top student at Vanderburg Elementary and Bob Miller Middle School, where he also played the cello as a member of the orchestra. Avery attended Foothill High School, where he developed into a three-sport scholar-athlete and earned the prestigious White Letter.


“I don’t have weekdays in my calendar – only strong days” – Avery R. Burton