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Published: Monday, 2/17/2014

Student of the week: Kevin Prettyman

Whitmer High School

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School subject: Calculus

Extracurricular activity: Band

Hobbies: Playing piano, electric bass, and driving manual transmission

Car: Chevrolet Corvette

Store: Craig's Pianos

Musical artist: Red Hot Chili Peppers

Movie: The Avengers

TV show: The Big Bang Theory


Cafeteria food must-have: Holiday turkey and gravy

Last book read that wasn't required: Favorite Jazz Piano Solo

Pet peeve: Traffic

Person I'd like to meet: Stevie Wonder

Person most admired: Sy Winnie

Items always in my locker: Nothing

First job: Caddy at the Inverness Club

Top accomplishment: Maintaining straight "A's" since elementary school


After-graduation plans: I'm going to the University of Toledo in the fall and will be enrolled in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science program.

Career goal: I want to get a good paying job with my engineering degree but still maintain a side job in music which has always been a big part of my life.

Quote from teacher: "Kevin is driven, committed, well-rounded, and takes his academics seriously," said Nicole Ryan, school counselor. "On top of that, he is kind, respectful, and considerate."

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

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