Student of the Week: Payton Lechner

Rossford High School

Payton Lechner
Payton Lechner

Payton Lechner

Rossford High School


School subject: English

Extracurricular activity: Drama Club

Hobbies: Reading, writing, tennis

Store: Beyond Timbuktu

Musical artist: Superflick or Switchfoot

Movie: The Avengers

TV show: The Big Bang Theory


Cafeteria food must-have: I’m avoiding the cafeteria this year.

Last book read that wasn’t required: Forbidden by Ted Dekker/Tosca Lee.

Pet peeve: When people mix up “your” and “you’re”

Person most admired: C.S. Lewis

Items always in my locker: A jacket

Top accomplishment: I survived A.P. U.S. History


After-graduation plans: I plan to go to college and major in creative writing, but I haven’t chosen a college yet.

Career goal: My goal is to be an author, but when it comes to getting an actual, steady job, I want anything that involves writing.

Quote from teacher: “Payton has been a diligent worker in AP United States history as well as in AP U.S. government and politics,” said Chuck Cox, social studies department chairman. “She has become a very good student. She has improved her academic performance a great deal and has increased her self-confidence a great deal as well.”

— Information is compiled for The Blade by the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West.