NAME: Lexi Dykes

AGE: 18

SCHOOL: Columbus North High School

PARENTS: Cathy Dykes, mother

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Which elementary and middle school did you attend?

LC Schmitt Elementary School and Northside Middle School

What is your favorite class or part of the day and why?

Any classtime that I get to spend in the Publications Room is my favorite part of any day. I am co-editor-in-chief of cnhsmedia.com, so I spend several class periods there editing, designing and writing.

In which extracurricular activities, including music, sports or clubs, do you participate?

Cheerleading, Key Club, Quill and Scroll and Youth Leadership Bartholomew County.

When you’re not in school, where is your favorite place to be and why?

I like to be social and attend school activities, sporting events, concerts, movies with friends and family.

What’s has been your greatest high school memory so far and why?

Cheering for and watching the Bull Dogs win the state championship.

What are you looking forward to after graduation and why?

I’m excited to be attending Ball State University where I’ll be majoring in Public Relations.

Who in your life has inspired you or whom do you look up to and why?

I look up to my mom because she works really hard and still finds time to volunteer for things and attend all my activities. She is always there for me and encourages me through anything I do.

What is the most important thing you’ve learned during or from high school?

High school is four years of your life. Enjoy those four years; be involved, work hard and have fun, but also remember that there is much more waiting for you outside of high school.

Now it’s your turn — draw or create some artwork that reflects you: