Student of the Week: PHS senior Megan Quintana

Megan Quintana

GPA: 4.109

After-school activities: theatre, writers group, National Honor Society.

Favorite book: “World War Z” by Max Brooks.

Favorite TV show: “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.”

Favorite band or musician: Three Days Grace.

Parents: James and Sheila Quintana.

Personal hero and why: I don’t really have one.

Preferred college: Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore.

Preferred career: Criminologist.

Greatest achievement so far: Receiving an All-Star Cast Award at the Central One Act Festival my freshman year.

What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: Receiving my International Baccalaureate diploma.


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

A: History of the Americas, because it’s a really interesting class. I learned a lot, and the teacher was awesome.

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

A: Write, play games online, watch TV, play video games, act, hike, hang out with friends.

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

A: Don’t be afraid to have an opinion.

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

A: All my friends and my favorite teachers.

Q: What would you like to do after college?

A: I’d like to go into psychology, though I’m not entirely sure what field. Right now I’m thinking criminology.

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

A: Anywhere in Italy.


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