The idea to fix up the gardens and greenhouse at Westwood Elementary was the perfect combination of filling a need in the community and allowing him to thank a place close to his heart.
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DPS high school students learned life skills and practiced networking at the fifth annual Youth Leadership Summit, hosted by Congressman Tom Graves.
Third, fourth and fifth grade students participated in a non-traditional school day- attending out of the box classes, helping with a service project and traveling to Dalton High School to learn about different sports.
The CCRPI (College and Career Ready Performance Index) scorecards, released by the Georgia Department of Education, have been redesigned to reflect the progress and growth students are making in their learning.
This is the third year in a row that average ACT scores have increased for Dalton High.
A group of German exchange students recently spent a few weeks at Dalton High School through a 22-year partnership with Gerhart Hauptmann Gymnasium.
Where did you grow up?
Dalton, GA all my life.
What were you involved in at DHS?
I played football and did some track.
Plans after Graduation:
I plan to go to college at Middle Georgia State because it is the best fit for me.
What do you plan to major in? IT
What have you enjoyed most at DHS?
Friday Night Lights
Favorite teacher and why?
Mrs. Minako Barry because she would give you a hard time but at the end of the day a lesson.
Favorite subject or class:
What has been your great accomplishment?
It would have to be getting into college.
What has been your greatest challenge?
Working and being involved in school athletics while at school.
The one thing I'm most proud of is....
Having the opportunity to graduate.
Who will you miss most at DHS?
Mrs. Gallman and Mrs. Barry
I would describe myself as a class clown at DHS.
Something people know me for is having a big heart and putting others before myself.
What do you like to do in your free time?
Work out and run.
Person who has influenced your life the most and why?
My uncle Sammy because he reminds me of what my goals should be in life because he didn't have the same opportunity.
If I knew I could not fail... become a doctor.
If money was not an issue what would you do?
Give it to someone who needed it more than I did.
My favorite memory at DHS is...
Being around those I loved and cared for.
In 5 years I hope I become a successful businessman.