Kayla Gross is in the final semester of her four years at Jennings County High School. She took a few moments to answer some questions.

Q: Who are your parents/guardians, grandparents and siblings?

A: I am the daughter of Melissa Gross. Kevin Gross is my brother and Lauren Gross is my sister.

Q: Which elementary school did you attend?

A: Sand Creek Elementary

Q: What’s your favorite class and why?

A: AP Art is my favorite class because I can freely create what I want.

Q: In what extracurricular activities do you participate?

A: I’m on the Academic Team.

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

A: I love to be at my friend Kaleb Down’s home.

Q: What is your favorite food?

A: Bananas are my favorite.

Q: What has been your greatest high school memory?

A: I loved the Academic Team competition last year. It was chaotic and crazy.

Q: What are your plans after high school?

A: I’m going to Ball State University to major in drawing.

Q: Who in your life has inspired you?

A: Ms. Charlinda Evans inspires me to be a good student.

Q: What is the most important thing you’ve learned from high school?

A: I learned how great having friends and being involved in school is.

Q: What is your workout routine? Any part that you don’t like?

A: That is still a work in progress.

Q: What do you want to accomplish next year?

A: I would like to have a good job on campus.

Q: A cool Friday night would be?

A: Just hanging out with my friends.

Q: What three adjectives best describe you?

A: Creative, loud and proud.

Q: Favorite movie?

A: “Trainspotting”

Q: What is your favorite book?

A: “Unwind” by Neal Shusterman

Q: Smartphone?

A: I use the iPhone.

Q: The best place you have visited?

A: Cincinnati, Ohio, is my favorite

Q: Any closing thoughts?

A: I’m hungry for a big bowl of Skyline Chili right now.