Student of the week: Daniel Burket

Toledo Christian School

Daniel Burket
Daniel Burket


School subject: Contemporary issues

Extracurricular activity: Cross country

Hobbies: Backpacking, learning how to code Web sites

Car: Tesla Model S

Store: The Apple Store

Musical artist: Lecrae

Movie: Inception

TV show: Sports Center


Cafeteria food must-have: Quesadilla

Last book read that wasn’t required: Crazy Love

Pet peeve: People chewing with their mouth open

Person most admired: My dad

Person I’d like to meet: Bill Gates

Items always in my locker: Food

First job: Mowing lawns

Top accomplishment: Making states in cross country.


After-graduation plans: Attend college and major in engineering or business. Attend graduate school. Go on mission trips to Spanish-speaking countries with my church.

Career goal: Work hard and make a difference in the lives of the people around me in whatever career God leads me to.

Quote from teacher: “Daniel is one of our top students, both academically,” said Erin Young, counselor. “This year he was our only male cross country runner to qualify to the state meet. He was names 1st Team All-District and 1st Team All-Region. We’re very proud of him.”

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