This fall’s incoming undergraduate class at the University of Iowa – a group that includes Emily Tain of Greensburg – has yet again topped previous records in achievement with a higher average high school grade-point average, at 3.81, than any previous class, the Iowa City, Iowa, campus announced Friday.

The average high school GPA for the classes of 2024 and 2023 were 3.78 and 3.76, respectively.

Tain is majoring in distance and online nondegree in Iowa’s University College.

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