Calvary Christian recently named its seniors of the month.
Name: Isabel Schmidt
Parents: Brian & Nicole Schmidt
School activities & awards: Student Government President, Varsity Volleyball Captain, Key Club President Jr Year, Spartan Group Leader
If I were the principal for a day: I would have random dance parties
Favorite School Memory: When I brought my 90-pound dog to school and she went to the bathroom on Mr. Davis’ floor!
People who have inspired me: My psychology teacher, Ms. LeCrone. “Salt & Light!”-Ms. LeCrone
Lately, I have been reading: The subtitles on Law & Order: SVU. (and my anatomy notes, shout out to Dr. Gantz)
My advice to parents: When their senior is getting ready to make an important college decision, support them in their dreams and pray for them as they get ready to leave home.
My favorite scripture verse: 1 Peter 4:8 “Above all, love one another deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.”
Next year I will be: Attending Grand Canyon University majoring in forensic psychology.
What I am looking forward to most after high school: Getting out of the cold and getting to have the freedom to make choices in my life that glorifies God.
What I will miss most: All the relationships I’ve been able to build with my teachers, classmates, and students in younger grades than me.
Name: Patrick James II
Parents: Patrick & Jenna James
School activities & awards: Varsity Basketball, Varsity Golf, Student United Way Allocations Committee, OVCC 2nd Team All-Star (Basketball), FCA Huddle Leader, NHS Member, Student Cafeteria Aid
If I were the principal for a day: I would institute mandatory nap times
Favorite School Memory: My favorite school memory is probably the last day of school last year when we just hung out and had a good time.
People who have inspired me: Mrs. LaBelle, Mr. Davis, My parents, and my late golf coach
Lately, I have been reading: Romans
My advice to parents: My advice to parents would be to always keep giving more and more responsibility to your kids as they earn it so that they learn how to be independent.
My favorite scripture verse: James 1:19 “Know this my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.”
Next year I will be: I am attending Grand Canyon University to study Mechanical Engineering
What I am looking forward to most after high school: I am looking forward to the added amount of freedom and doing anything and everything possible to give glory to God.
What I will miss most: I will miss my hometown Bellefontaine, but I will miss all of the relationships that I have made in high school the most.