Student of the Week: Jessica Lane, Palisade HS senior

Senior Jessica Lane

Name: Jessica Lane

School: Palisade High School

GPA: 3.9 as of last year.

After-school activities: Four-H Club and youth group.

Favorite book: “My Name Is Asher Lev” by Chaim Potok.

Favorite show: “Home Improvement.”

Favorite Web site: Google.

Most played song on your iPod: Country songs.

Parents: Tim and Amy Lane.

Personal hero and why: My Grandpa Baxter, because he has accomplished so much. He used to be a minor league baseball player, and he had a gymnasium named after him. He puts others first before himself, and he is so giving.

Preferred college: Mesa State College.

Preferred career: Graphic design.

Greatest achievement so far: Being president of my 4-H Club, and I am a Q-MAP (Qualified Medication Administration Person).

What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: To earn a bachelor’s degree in graphic design.


Q: What has been your favorite class in high school and why?

A: International Baccalaureate Art because it is challenging and the assigned class work is more independent.

Q: How do you prepare for a big test?

A: I study with much repetition.

Q: If you could have your pick of service projects, who would you help and how?

A: I would help the deaf and teach them sign language.

Q: What does it say under “interests” on your Facebook page?

A: Art, music, acting and history.

Q: What’s the best advice a teacher, coach or parent has ever given you?

A: To try hard at everything I do and don’t give up.

Q: Where would you like to be in 10 years?

A: I would like to have a family and own my own graphic design business.


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