Student of the Week, Feb. 11, 2013

Quintin Barnhart, Central High School senior

Name: Quintin Barnhart

School: Central High School

GPA: 3.96

After-school activities: Marching Band, work at Café Rio.

Favorite book: “Halo: Ghosts of Onyx” by Eric S. Nylund.

Favorite TV show: “Big Bang Theory.”

Favorite band or musician: Eric Whitacre, composer.

Parents: Brandi and John Barnhart.

Personal hero and why: My dad is my personal hero because he taught me how to live my life to be the best I can be.

Preferred college: Undecided.

Preferred career: Railroad management/restoration.

Greatest achievement so far: Drum major.

What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: Staying in top 10 percent of my class.



Q: What has been your most memorable experience in high school?

A: My most memorable experience in high school has been marching band.


Q: What is your favorite subject and why?

A: Math is my favorite because I have always excelled at it.


Q: What are you looking for in a college (or other post-high school education, career or military pursuit)?

A: I am looking for an education that will help me be where I want to be after college.


Q: What would you tell a freshman who wants to make the most of their years in high school?

A: Stop talking, listen, and try to have a little fun.


Q: If you could volunteer anywhere in the world, where would you go and what would you volunteer to do?

A: I would volunteer in Mexico building houses for the less fortunate population.


Q: Name three things you want to accomplish before age 30.

A: 1) Go to Hawaii, 2) Get a job after college, 3) Possibly get married.


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