Student of the Week Catholic Central High School

Name: Catrin Latham

School: Catholic Central High School

Grade: 12

Age: 17

Extra-curricular: Key Club officer, Young Vincentians, Math Warriors, Relay for Life of Catholic Central Captain, event leadership team for Clark County Relay for Life, Volleyball, Student Ambassador, Student Council officer, Kairos leader and NTPRD camp leader

Claim to fame/honors: National Honor Society

Words you live by: "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight." Proverbs 3:5-6

Toughest challenge: Trying to balance time between family, friends, extracurriculars and school

Biggest influence: John Legend because he came from Springfield and has become such a well-known person in the world today. I think it is amazing how he continues to give back to this city.

What's on your bedroom walls: Pictures of my friends and different high school memorabilia

When I'm bored I like to… Watch television or hang out with friends

Favorite movie: Any Harry Potter movie

Person who would play you in a movie: Zooey Deschanel

Favorite TV show: Stranger Things

Favorite musical artist: Luke Bryan

Favorite book: Harry Potter book series

Favorite home-cooked meal: Quiche

Favorite restaurant: Texas Roadhouse

Whose mind would you like to read: My dog Clarence's

Place where you'd love to travel: Australia and New Zealand

Talent you'd like to have: To play an instrument

Favorite school subject: Biology

Favorite athlete: Sam Warburton, a Welsh rugby player

Favorite team: Manchester United

Something in the world I'd like to change: The violence and conflict in our world. I would love to be able to put an end to all of the horrible things we see happening and be able to coexist together.

Favorite high school moment: Bergamo Retreat junior year

Favorite junk food: Ice cream

Best thing about high school: Being surrounded by the most amazing people and knowing everyone I passed in the hallways. I was surrounded by caring teachers in a small community coming together to learn new things.

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