Student of the week: Zachary Bethel

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Zachary Bethel
Zachary Bethel


School subject: Science

Extracurricular activity: National Honor Society, ProStart Culinary Team, FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America), Student Leadership Organization, Academic Challenge Team

Hobbies: Martial Arts

Car: I don’t have a preference.

Store: Game Stop

Musical artist: Mic the Microphone

Movie: Live Free or Die Hard

TV show: Doctor Who


Last book read that wasn’t required: The 39 Clues: The Medusa Code

Pet peeve: When people leave pens open.

Person most admired: Alton Brown

Person I’d like to meet: Alton Brown

Items always in my locker: A jacket

First job: Shubert Alley Cafe

Top accomplishment: Singing in the American choral Directors Association National Honor Choir in London, England, during the summer of 2012.


After-graduation plans: I will attend college either at the Culinary Institute of America or Johnson & Wales University to study culinary arts.

Career goal: I would like to eventually own my own restaurant or cafe.

Quote from teacher: “Zach is a very hard working and motivated student,” said Daniel Weirich, supervisor of Student Services and Admissions. “He is an excellent student in both the culinary arts program and his academic classes. He pushes himself harder and harder each day.”

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