Student of the week: Samin Rai

St. John’s Jesuit High School

Samin Rai
Samin Rai


School subject: Math

Extracurricular activity: Ambassador’s Society, crew, Student Council

Hobbies: Indoor soccer, playing cards, collecting animal ties

Car: Volvo S80

Store: J. Crew

Musical artist: Colbie Caillat or Slants

Movie: The Usual Suspects

TV show: Suits


Cafeteria food must-have: Bagel and cream cheese

Last book read that wasn’t required: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time

Pet peeve: Misusing “your” and “you’re”

Person most admired: My grandfather

Person I’d like to meet: Katherine Webb

Items always in my locker: A wooden carving of Bob Marley’s head (my locker partners’)

First job: Lola’s Frozen Yogurt

Top accomplishment: Being valedictorian


After-graduation plans: I will be attending a college, but I am undecided right now. I plan on majoring in business, possibly specializing in marketing or finance.

Career goal: I hope to do something involving business and traveling as a career. What exactly, I don’t know but there are plenty of career paths that offer what I am looking for.

Quote from teacher: “Samin is a multi-talented young man,” said Cherie Bischoff, Academic Assistant Principal. “A gifted student, he is involved in multiple activities in school and is also an active volunteer.

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