Student of the Week Shawnee High School

Name: Jessica Harris

School: Shawnee High School

Grade: 12

Age: 17

Extra-curricular: Soccer, Student Council, FAB, SADD and Girl's Group

Claim to fame/honors: Winning the CBC title last soccer season

Words you live by: "Have the courage to remain kind and loving after someone has mistreated your heart."

Toughest challenge: Maintaining my grades while participating in school activities and soccer

Biggest influence: My family because they support me through everything I choose to do

School-day rituals: Going to school and practices after school

What's on your bedroom walls: Pictures of friends and family, my favorite quotes, drawings I've done, some movie posters and band posters

When I'm bored I like to … Write poetry, sing along to music and draw

Favorite movie: A New Hope

Person who would play you in a movie: Reese Witherspoon

Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds

Favorite musical artist: Harry Styles

Favorite book: Pride and Prejudice

Favorite home-cooked meal: Chicken enchiladas

Favorite restaurant: Texas Roadhouse

Whose mind would you like to read: Any female songwriter's to know their inspirations

Place where you'd love to travel: London, England

Talent you'd like to have: Be able to play the piano and guitar

Favorite school subject: History

Favorite athlete: Alex Morgan

Favorite team: USA Women's National soccer team

Something in the world I'd like to change: Poverty

Favorite high school moment: Joining the soccer team because they've become my second family

Favorite junk food: Dove dark chocolate

Best thing about high school: Finding my happiness

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