Student of the week: Antonio Welch

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Third grade

What is your favorite thing about school and why?

“My favorite thing about school is math because it teaches me stuff so I can be good for college and be better when I grow up. I learn subtraction, division and a lot more stuff.”

What is your favorite subject and why?

“My favorite subject is science because it helps me to learn about the planets in the solar system and other stuff I like.”

What was the last book you read? 

“I like to read the Bible.”

What was the last movie you saw?  

“Jurassic Park. It taught me a lot about dinosaurs and what they looked like.”

Where do you want to go to college? 

“There are two colleges I might want to go to. I would like to go to UK or Berea.”

What do you want to be when you grow up and why?  

“I want to be a scientist when I grow up so I can learn about the solar system and find diamonds and discover more dinosaur bones. When I retire I want to teach the kids about science so they will be one step ahead about knowing stuff.”

What do you like to do for fun? 

“I like to play sports and play board games with my family so my family can get together.”

Why do you think education is important?

“I think education is important so you can be smarter for your other grades.”

Why was this student selected as the Student of the Week?

“Antonio is a great student who works hard and always does what is asked of him. He always has a smile and is a real joy to talk to.” - Jonica Ray