CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Trent Simmons, an eighth-grade student at Carey Junior High, was selected as Laramie County School District 1’s Student of the Week for the week of Nov. 13.
Simmons was nominated by the selection committee for being an exemplary student at Carey. According to his teachers, he has consistently shown amazing effort in the classroom. He has maintained straight A’s in all of his classes and has shown great success in the after-school sports that he is involved in.
Simmons displays his leadership skills in all that he does. He can often be found helping his classmates, keeping both himself and others engaged in their learning. He maintains a positive attitude and goes above and beyond to help those around him. Simmons is an amazing student who always does the right thing, even when nobody is looking.
Simmons selected mathematics teacher RaeAnn Merry as his favorite teacher because she is an incredibly fun teacher who is always willing to help students with any problems that they may have.