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Published: Tuesday, 4/23/2013

Student of the week: Kurtis Myers

St. Francis de Sales High School

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School subject: Social Justice

Extracurricular activity: Marching band

Hobbies: Playing tennis or video games

Car: Lamborghini Aventader

Store: American Eagle

Musical artist: Frank Ocean

Movie: Hot Rod

TV show: Saturday Night Live


Cafeteria food must-have: Milk

Last book read that wasn’t required: Fallen Angels by Walter Dean Myers

Pet peeve: Dishonesty

Person most admired: Tennis player, Nowak Djokovic

Person I’d like to meet: Andy Samberg, American actor/comedian

Items always in my locker: Extra writing utensils

First job: Lawn care for a neighbor

Top accomplishment: Being named a “Knight of Honor”


After-graduation plans: I will attend the University of Toledo and study criminal justice. I will continue to play tennis and intramural sports in college.

Career goal: My ideal dream job would be to become a State Highway Patrol Officer.

Quote from teacher: “Kurtis is a quiet man with great focus and determination,” said Christopher Stein, social studies department chair. “His attitude, effort, and friendly spirit make him a valued student at our school. Kurtis typifies what a St. Francis Knight should be; a chivalrous gentleman who personifies the ‘Gently but Firmly’ motto of St. Francis de Sales.”

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

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