Schalmont High School
PARENTS: Bonnie and Bob Case.
College or other plans: Going on to major in biology at Stony Brook University.
After college: Hopefully become a dermatologist.
What has been the hardest part of the last year of school and the most rewarding: The most difficult part was having to adapt to a hybrid schedule. The most rewarding was knowing that I tried my best and I was still able to learn in this environment.
What have you learned about yourself during the pandemic/how have you changed: I learned that I don’t need everything to be perfect. I began to relax more and understand that trying my best is the best I can do. I used to always chase perfection but I have learned to enjoy learning more.
What is the memory of school you will never forget/what will you miss most about high school: I will never forget our Top Ten Percent ceremony. It was nice to see my classmates and all the teachers that have inspired us and supported our education.
What’s in your music player: Whatever I’m in the mood for.
Favorite book or author: “A Thousand Splendid Suns” by Khaled Hosseini
Best part about graduating: Being able to spend it with my classmates.
Who or what inspires you: My family.