Day 2 -Describe your high school self. What extracurricular activities, if any, did you participate in during high school?
I loved high school. As a matter of fact, I loved school period. From the first day of Kindergarten to the last day of my senior year. I was the kid who always got straight A’s and was a part of every club imaginable.
For my Junior and Senior year I went to Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts. It’s a boarding school for gifted and talented students in Louisiana. The class schedule, dorm situation was very similar to College and I loved it. Finally I was with other individuals who cared as much about their schooling as I did and I wasn’t seen as the weird one in the library (we all were 🙂 ). I was in the chess club, Mu Alpha Theta, & Beta.
The school was hard….we had classes all day and the teachers were available between 6-8 pm for “Guided Study” which was a time we were required to be in our rooms studying or down at the High School Building with a teacher getting tutored. I can tell you, though, that LSMSA was one thing that has molded me into the person I am today. I learned so much and it was such a great jump start to being away at college.
Here I was: