Kayla Cousino, a senior from Erie, will attend Michigan State University next year, pursuing a degree in orthopedic pediatrics. She enjoys science and English and has a 4.0 grade-point average.
Kayla is an all-state team academics winner, is recipient of the scholar-athlete and several honor roll awards, and has attained membership in the National Society of High School Scholars.
She is secretary of the National Honor Society and Youth in Government, is student council president and class officer, and member of varsity athletics and Young Life. Kayla has participated in Challenge Day as a teen leader and is a youth mentor.
"Kayla Cousino is an outstanding member of the class of 2007," said English teacher Jennifer Steingass. "She is a positive, dedicated, and diligent student. Kayla is an asset to our school community."
She is the daughter of Randy and Connie Cousino.
- Student-of-the-week accolades are compiled by the Lucas County Educational Service Center for The Blade.