Name: Taylor Thompson
School: Kenton Ridge High School
Extra-curricular: I am involved with our school’s band, choir and the musical department. I am the secretary of Student Council for the class of 2017 and am a member of National Honor Society, French Honor Society and Leo Club. I also played soccer and ran track my freshman and sophomore years of high school.
Words you live by: “Let all that you do be done in love.”
Toughest challenge: Figuring out what I wanted to major in when I go to college
Biggest influence: My chemistry teacher, Mrs. Hypes, and my mom
School-day rituals: Study, study, study
What’s on your bedroom walls: A lot of quotes and music notes
When I’m bored I like to … Listen to music and read books
Favorite movie: Dirty Dancing
Person who would play you in a movie: Emma Watson
Favorite TV show: Gossip Girl
Favorite musical artist: Ed Sheeran
Favorite book: A Dog’s Purpose
Favorite home-cooked meal: Pizza casserole
Favorite restaurant: Olive Garden
Whose mind would you like to read: My older brother’s
Place where you’d love to travel: Greece
Talent you’d like to have: I wish I knew how to play the guitar
Favorite school subject: Chemistry
Favorite athlete: Simone Biles
Favorite team: Ohio State football team
Something in the world I’d like to change: I would like to change the amount of control social media has over people. Using so much of it affects us greatly and most of the time in negative ways.
Favorite high school moment: Traveling to New Orleans this past February on a band trip with some of my closest friends
Favorite junk food: Ice cream
Best thing about high school: It gives us the time and opportunity to not only discover who we are as a person but to grow into someone even greater than expected
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