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Student of the Week


Sarah Huisenga of Oak Lawn is a senior at Chicago Christian High School in Palos Heights. Huisenga has been named a 2012 Illinois State Scholar.

What is the best thing about being a student at Chicago Christian?

The teachers really care about us and our learning. They are always willing to spend time helping your with something you don't understand.

What is your favorite subject?

Any science. I've always been incredibly interested in it. I like knowing why things happen.

Do you participate in any clubs, activities, sports, etc.

I am in Mock Trial, and I love going to Springfield when our school participated in the state competition. I am also in National Honor Society.

Do you know what you want to do for a living?

I want to be a doctor, I love helping people and I have always had an interest in medical science.

What do you enjoy outside of school?

Reading and spending time with friends and family.

Who are your role models?

I have to say my parents. They are really loving and they do so much for me.

If you could visit anyplace in the world, where would it be.

London. I've always wanted to experience the history and the culture.

Name something you can't live without.

My laptop. Too many reasons to name. I love my laptop.

Name one person, living or dead, with who would like to have a conversation.

Abraham Lincoln, he stood up for what he believed in, regardless of what others thought. I think that is incredibly admirable.

Reveal one thing about yourself other people might consider strange.

I drink milk with everything, even pizza.