Student of the Week, Sept. 1, 2014

Jessamyn Creamer, Central High School senior

GPA: 3.6

After-school activities: Work and Central Ties activities.

Favorite book and its author: Anything written by Nora Roberts.

Favorite TV show: “Duck Dynasty.”

Favorite band or musician: Nickelback.

Parents: Jennifer and Charles Creamer.

Personal hero and why: My Pappa is my personal hero; he never finished high school and had to join the Navy, so he is encouraging me and helping to push me to get a college degree. I want to make him proud by being his first grandchild to get a college education.

Preferred college: University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Preferred career: Radiologist.

Highlight of your high school experience: Getting to attend as many sporting events as my work schedule allows.


Q: What is your favorite subject? 

A: Math.


Q; If you could create your own high school course, what would it be called and what would it teach?

A: It would be called After School and it would teach kids how to budget money, pay bills, buy a home, and teach us about keeping good credit.

Q: Describe a time you turned what could have been a negative situation into a positive one, or at least got something positive out of it.

A: I try to turn negatives into positives as often as I can. For example, whenever I see that someone is upset I like to use my humor to make them smile and laugh because no matter what, laughter will always be the best medicine.


Q: Name three things you would like to accomplish by age 30.

A: I would like to get a degree in radiology, buy a house and start a family, and learn how to surf.


Q: If you could spend one year abroad, where would you go and why?

A: I would like to travel all around the world to learn about all the different cultures that there are. Picking one place to stay for a year is difficult to decide on as there are just too many interesting places.


Q: If you had to choose Facebook, Instagram, or texting (words only) for one week, which one would you choose and why?

A: I would choose texting because I only use Facebook to stay in touch with family, I never have used Instagram, but texting is a way that I could stay in touch with everyone, everyday.


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