AHS selects Student of Month
Senior Brooke Lovgren, 18, is Amboy High School’s December Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Jeff and Mary Lovgren, 51, and, 48. She has a brother, Derek, 23, and a sister, Paige, 22.
Favorite class: Math is my favorite class because it comes easiest to me and I like how it is either right, or it is wrong.
Top teacher: My favorite teacher would have to be a tie between Cynthia Carlson and Liz Scriven. I really like the way Mrs. Carlson teaches math; she has a little analogy or story for each one and they are usually pretty funny and help you remember how to solve the problem. Ms. Scriven also is a fun teacher; I like how she always had a good story to tell each day and she made English class fun, and I looked forward to going to it.
Extracurriculars: Volleyball, basketball, softball, National Honor Society, and Spanish Honor Society. I played on a traveling softball team, The Amboy Rage, throughout 7 summers.
After graduation: I plan to attend college, but I am not entirely sure yet where or what I would like to major in.
Paycheck: Baby-sitting for my younger cousins whenever I can.
Best friend: Kiara Kaleel. We are a lot alike and have a lot of similarities, so we get along really well. We have never even had a fight.
Favorite singer or musical group: Miranda Lambert.
Favorite actor: Reese Witherspoon.
Favorite movie: “Sweet Home Alabama.”
Favorite TV show: “Grey’s Anatomy.”
Spare time: Hanging out with my friends and family, watching movies, shopping.
Favorite food: French fries.
Dream job: I would like to try being a chef, because I love to eat and it would be cool to be like Paula Dean and have my own show and cook amazing things.
Trading places: I would like to trade places with Miranda Lambert, because I have always wanted to be a country singer, and it would be awesome to go out on tour and see the country and be able to play the guitar and be a good singer.
Biggest fear: Walking in the dark by myself.
What makes your blood boil? Losing a game in sports. I’m really competitive and I hate losing.
Hangouts: My friend’s houses, so we can just hang out and watch movies and, of course, eat.
Survival guide: Just go with the flow and don’t overreact about the little things. Also do your homework; it makes class a lot easier.
Useless knowledge: Sorry, Scriv, but probably poetic devices.
I’m in the dictionary next to: Competitive, because I like to try my best to win.
Personal trivia: I hate cats; they freak me out.
Trading spaces: I would go to Europe. I would love to travel all around there and look at all of the major attractions and get to experience all of the different cultures.
Read this: I love reading anything by Kristin Hannah, but my favorite one of hers was “Night Road.” It was so good I had trouble putting it down.
Shout out to: My grandma, Jane Lovgren.