Student's Name: Marina Kabot Sturos
Hometown: Shady Cove
Parents: Curt Sturos and Melanie Kabot Sturos
Academic Accomplishments: "I always have between a 3.6 and 4.0 GPA. I am in the National Honors Society, and I was recently accepted into Portland State University's honors program."
Other Activities: "Jazz choir, yearbook. I read to kids in the Down Syndrome Association of Southern Oregon for my senior project."
Free time activities: "Yearbook editor, jazz choir, work"
Favorite author: Harper Lee
Favorite book: "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Favorite movie: "Some Like it Hot"
Favorite teacher and why: Terri Steinhorst, "I have had her all four years of high school. She has really helped me pursue my goals."
Post high school plans: I plan on going to PSU to study law and history.
What advice would you give to younger students to help them get the most out of their high school years? "Focus on what you want out of life and strive to achieve it.