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PHOTO courtesy of Devin Lynn PhotographyKaitlyn Rutt PHOTO courtesy of Devin Lynn PhotographyKaitlyn Rutt

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Kaitlyn Rutt

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am a senior at Salisbury High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject has always been math. I enjoy math because there is always an end result to each problem.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I was named treasurer of National Honor Society, the captain of the varsity basketball team and I’ve made it to states for Future Business Leaders of America.

Q: Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?

A: Outside of the classroom I am involved in National Honor Society, student government, the Class of 2019 student advisory, Future Business Leaders of America and Key Club. I also play field hockey, basketball and take part in track and field.

Q: What is your next goal after high school?

A: After high school, I plan to attend Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business and earn a degree.

Q: What would you say your biggest challenge has been so far?

A: I would say my biggest challenge has been managing my school work with my extracurriculars.

Q: What do you want to be remembered for?

A: I would like to be remembered for my contributions to the 2018-2019 Salisbury girls basketball team. On Jan. 3, I was the only scorer in our game against Notre Dame.

Q: Who is in your family?

A: My family consists of my mother, Susan; father, Eric; stepmother, Kristin; stepfather, Troy; brother, Tyler; sister, Alex and stepsiblings Emilie, Haley, Maggie and Keenan.

Q: Do you have someone you look up to?

A: I have always looked up to my father. He has taught me to be focused, motivated and determined to reach any goal I set for myself.

Q: Do you have any advice for your peers?

A: My advice to my peers is to be patient and persistent in order to achieve success.