Congratulations to the DHS Students of the Month for January

posted Mar 7, 2015, 10:15 AM by Jamie Lansdale
DHS Students of the Month for January
Scott Mintz (12th), Mara Burnett (11th), Riley Click (10th), and Wyatt Nace (9th)

These students have been recognized for modeling our core beliefs (Respect+Responsibility+Achievement=Success) as well as exhibiting the following qualities:
  • Displays outstanding grades
  • Has shown improvement of grades
  • Has exemplary attendance or improved attendance
  • Displays leadership
  • Displays overall achievement
  • Shows community involvement
  • Displays outstanding attitude or disposition
Student Biographies

*Scott Mintz
  • Grade: 12
  • Favorite Subject: Calculus
  • Biggest Influence and why: “My biggest influence is Mrs. Blevins because she has had a lot of success in her field and has been a great role model for many kids in her life.”
  • Favorite Hobbies or extra-curricular activities: golfing and playing tennis
  • Favorite Movie: The Lion King
  • Favorite Book: The Bible
  • Favorite Food: Chicken Wings
  • “If I could trade places with someone for a day it would be Rory Mcllroy because then I could play golf on one of the nicest golf courses in the world!”
  • “In 10 years, I hope to be a minister or youth pastor."
*Mara Burnett
  • Grade: 11
  • Favorite Subject: The study of narwhals.
  • Biggest Influence and why: “My biggest influence is Brittany Crowe and Thomas Pedrotti.”
  • Favorite Hobbies or extra-curricular activities: playing piano and feeding homeless turtles
  • Favorite Movie: None because I hate movies.
  • Favorite Book: Don’t have one!
  • Favorite Food: Pineapple
  • “If I could trade places with someone for a day it would be Cameron Coffman because he is pretty cool.”
  • “In 10 years, I hope to be 26 years old.”
*Riley Click
  • Grade: 10
  • Favorite Subject: Math
  • Biggest Influence and why: “My biggest influence is my family because they have shaped who I am by being so different and open-minded.”
  • Favorite Hobbies or extra-curricular activities: reading, playing volleyball, eating, and sleeping
  • Favorite Movie: City of Bones
  • Favorite Book: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Favorite Food: Fish and rice
  • “If I could trade places with someone for a day it would be my great-grandmother, so that I could invest in Apple or Google.”
  • “In 10 years, I hope to be happy!”
*Wyatt Nace
  • Grade: 9
  • Favorite Subject: Math
  • Biggest Influence and why: “My biggest influence is my father because he teaches me different skills around the house and on the farm.”
  • Favorite Hobbies or extra-curricular activities: farming and I have a model train layouts
  • Favorite Movie: Titanic
  • Favorite Book: The Lost Hero
  • Favorite Food: Deer sausage and Subway
  • “If I could trade places with someone for a day it would be my dad because I would like to experience the daily decision-making processes of maintenance and engineering.”
  • “In 10 years, I hope to be a welder, have a house, and 190 acres of farm land.”

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