Senior profile – Brandon Mitchell

» Age: 18

» School: Columbus North High School

» Who are your parents/guardians, grandparents and siblings?

Parents: Trent and Renee Mitchell; siblings: Anne-Marie, Logan; grandparents: Linda and Gary Barrett, Peg and Dutch Mitchell

» Which elementary and middle school did you attend?

Southside Elementary School and Central Middle School.

» What’s your favorite class or part of the school day and why?

Resource so I could get my homework done.

» In which extracurricular activities do you participate?

Unified track

» When you’re not in school, what’s your favorite place to be and why?

Hanging out at my friend’s house

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

Prom and going to the after-prom; it was fun.

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

My parents for helping me deal with my autism and always being there for me.

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

The value of a friendship

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