Student of the Week: Tanner Ullery, Central High School

Tanner Ellery

GPA: 3.8

After-school activities: Working and hanging out with my friends.

Favorite book: “The Alex Rider Adventures” by Anthony Horowitz.

Favorite TV show: “Family Guy.”

Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Make Me Bad 35.

Favorite movie: The Devil Wears Prada.

Parents: Troy and Michael Ullery.

Personal hero and why: Salvador Dali, because he was brilliant and took art to a whole new level.

Preferred college: The Art Institute of Colorado.

Preferred career: Art teacher.

Greatest achievement so far: Finishing 12 grades of schooling.

What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: To become a world-famous artist.

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

A:  Art, because it’s my escape from reality.

Q: What do you do for fun when you’re not in class?

A: Skateboard and bowl.

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

A: Saying you can’t do something is just as bad as not trying to do something.

Q: What will you miss about your school after graduation?

A:  The social aspect and my friends.

Q: What would you like to do after college?

A:  Become an art teacher and open up my own studio.

Q: If you could spend next summer anywhere in the world, where would you go?

A:  Japan.


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