GRAD Rowan County Early College All County Scholars
• Jennifer Rae Compton of Salisbury, daughter of Kathi and Jimmy Compton.
Clubs and sports: National Honor Society, Girl Scouts, Junior Civitan, yearbook club and book club.
Extracurriculars and awards: Reading, writing and Rowan County Early College’s principal’s award
Advice for freshmen: It seems like a lot of work when you’re at the beginning of it, but when it’s all over, it’s worth it. Don’t be afraid of working hard. You’ll be grateful you did.
If I had $10 million, I would: travel Europe with my family. I’d pay for my undergraduate and master’s tuition and donate the rest to charities benefiting education for underprivileged children.
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