Student of the Week: FMHS senior Melinda Repetti

Melinda Repetti



GPA: 3.7.

After-school activities: Art, photography and work.

Favorite book: “Looking for Alaska” by John Green.

Favorite TV show: “South Park.”

Favorite band or musicians: Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, and jazz music.

Parents: Amy Rogers and Tom Repetti.

Personal hero and why: Banksy (street artist). He isn’t afraid to be himself, and his art is creative and insightful.

Preferred college: No idea. I want to go to an art school.

Preferred career: Working artist.

Greatest achievement so far: Getting an honorable mention in the State Art Show.

What you would like to be your next greatest achievement: Selling a couple pieces, working toward figuring out my career.

Q&A

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

A: Economics, actually. I’m really interested in it.

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

A: Art projects, being with friends.

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

A: Life is hard. You just have to keep your head up and try not to be too jaded.

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

A: The comfort of knowing everyone around you.

Q: What would you like to do after college?

A: Travel.

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

A: Italy and Germany. I think Europe is a beautiful place.


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