Student of the Week: Kairee Loyd, Central High School senior
After-school activities: Cheerleading, private viola lessons, Central Ties, service learning, and work at the movie theater.
Favorite book: “Walk Two Moons” by Sharon Creech.
Favorite TV show: “Glee.”
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Kate Hudson.
Favorite band or musician: Chris Brown.
Parent: Lisa Loyd.
Personal heroes and why: Sara Milholland and Amber Campbell for both being so helpful during high school. They both made me the person I am today.
Preferred college: University of Colorado at Boulder.
Preferred career: Orchestra teacher.
Greatest achievement so far: Juggling all my extra activities and a part-time job while keeping at least a 3.5 GPA.
What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: Graduate college.
Q: What has been your favorite high school class so far and why?
A: Ceramics because I love being creative and taking home my finished projects.
Q: What do you do for fun when you’re not in class?
A: I hang out in Mrs. McGee’s room with all my friends.
Q: What’s the best advice a teacher, coach or parent ever gave you?
A: My cheer coach Sara Milholland told me to not sweat the small stuff, and it made me so much happier.
Q: What will you miss about your school after graduation?
A: Seeing all my friends and the teachers every day. It really makes school so much more enjoyable.
Q: What would you like to do after college?
A: Teach orchestra, possibly at Central, and coach cheerleading or just be happy with whatever I end up doing.
Q: If you could spend next summer anywhere in the world, where would you go?
A: Italy. They have great food, and that’s where the first viola was made.