Chantel Smithers is Senior of the Month at Calvary Christian School. Here are her comments.
Parents: Dan & Lisa Smithers, Zanesfield
1. SCHOOL ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS
Key club, NHS, Youth Leadership Association, FCA, Youth in Government, small group leader, teacher’s aide, school play, soccer, superior academics award
2. WHAT I WOULD DO IF I WERE PRINCIPAL FOR A DAY
I would distress everyone during finals week by bringing in puppies because puppies are just the best!
3. FAVORITE SCHOOL MEMORY
There is no possible way I could pick just one, but the greatest thing I’ve received is the fellowship & family.
4. PEOPLE WHO HAVE BEEN AN INSPIRATION TO ME
My mom, I have no idea where I’d be without her. My cousin (Annemarie), Hannah Spohn, and Jackie Hill Perry, and my dad who always seeks wisdom & prayer.
5. LATELY I HAVE BEEN READING
Harry Potter series, “Goliath Must Fall” by Louie Giglio, and the Bible.
6. MY ADVICE TO PARENTS
Have undoncitional love for your kids, especially as we go off into the world, we’re going to need it as decisions, disappointments, and stress come in. I know it helped me.
7. MY BIGGEST REGRET
Not beginning to disciple and mentor the younger girls at the school earlier.
8. WHERE WILL I BE NEXT YEAR
Going to Cedarville University with the intention to major in youth ministries and minor in women’s ministry & psychology.
Information provided by Calvary Christian School.