Name: Amara Mitchell
School: Johnsburg Central
Parents/Guardians Names: Tammara Mitchell
Siblings: Marcala Mitchell, Allison Mitchell.
Grade Level: 12th
Personal Inspiration: I have always been told you can do whatever you want as long as you work for it. For years I have worked to improve myself and work hard for my dreams. Everything I do is to accomplish my goals.
Hobbies: Movies, Girl Scouts.
Biggest Accomplishment: I would consider my biggest accomplishment to be this award. It encompasses my academic achievements, community service and involvement in extracurricular activities.
School Activities: National Honor Society, Varsity Soccer, Varsity Basketball, Varsity Softball, Pop singers, Mathletes, Youth and Government, School musical.
Community Service: Warren centers nursing home (Assist and help elderly residents). Operation Santa Clause, Girl Scouts of America.
Person you look up to and why: I look up to my mother because she has never given up on anything. She pushes through even if she doesn't think she can. Even when I want to give up she pushes me to be my best every day of my life. Without her I would never have gotten this award nor would I have been able to achieve my goals.
Name a teacher who has positively impacted your life inside and outside the classroom and how: Ms. Homer as my soccer coach and librarian she has helped me develop into the student athlete that I am today. She has always encouraged me to push myself to become better and is always there whether I need help or just need to talk.
Activities outside of school: Girl Scouts, swimming, jet skiing, alpine skiing.
Favorite pastime: My favorite memories come from nights when my friends and I would watch Disney movies all night and play board games. Then the next morning my mom would always make princess waffles.
Favorite food: Seafood, chicken wings, lasagna.
Favorite movie: Any Disney movie ever made (exclusively "Beauty and the Beast").
Favorite book: "A Court of Thorns and Roses", "To Kill a Mocking Bird", "Hunger Games".
Favorite music/artist: Twenty one Pilots, Panic! At the disco, Halsey, Kelly Clarkson.
Goals, dreams & aspirations: For the future I hope to become a lawyer and help victims that cannot defend themselves, further on I hope to become a district attorney and maybe one day hold public office.