Student of the week: Natalie McNiel

Rossford High School

Natalie McNiel
Natalie McNiel


School subject: Math (specifically trigonometry and statistics)

Extracurricular activity: Cheerleading

Hobbies: Cheerleading and band

Car: Dodge Charger

Store: Hollister

Musical artist: Tim McGraw

Movie: The Notebook and Bridesmaids

TV show: Law and Order: SVU


Cafeteria food must-have: Fruit

Last book read that wasn’t required: Safe Haven

Pet peeve: Misuse of your and you’re, to, too, and two, and their and they’re

Person most admired: My grandma

Person I’d like to meet: Randy from Say Yes to the Dress

Items always in my locker: Books, pens, pencils, and pictures.

First job: Hostess at Jed’s Barbecue and Brew

Top accomplishment: Getting an offer to cheer for Notre Dame College


After-graduation plans: I will attend the University of Toledo and major in early childhood education with a minor in photography.

Career goal: I hope to become a third -rade teacher and be able to coach the local high school cheer squad. Additionally, I would enjoy working part-time as a photographer.

Quote from teacher: “Natalie has demonstrated a strong work ethic throughout her four years in high school,” said Susan Lowry, English teacher. “She has set herself apart with her attention to detail, with her diligence in meeting deadlines and with her exemplary participation. Natalie handles a busy schedule with ease and uses her extracurricular activities and volunteer work as a means to stay organized and focused.”

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