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April Student of the Month Ermir Ramadamni

Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT
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Senior Ermir Ramadamni, 18, of Ashton, holds a snake, a cold-blooded member of one of his favorite classes, biology. The AFC High School’s April Student of the Month plans to study nursing at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.

Senior Ermir Ramadamni, 18, of Ashton, is AFC High School’s April Student of the Month. He is the son of Arsim and Besa Ramadamni, and his sisters are Era, 15, and Sara, 8.

Favorite classes: Anatomy and biology.

Top teachers: Traci Gittleson, math, Rick Petitt, ag, and Shea Carpenter, science.

Extracurriculars: Basketball, football, Varsity Club, Leadership Club, National Honor Society, FFA, Student Council.

After graduation: Study nursing at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.

Best friends: Andrew LeFevre and Yuriy McPheron.

Favorite musical groups: Drake, 2 Chainz.

Favorite actors: Adam DeVine, Jim Carrey.

Favorite movie: “Dumb and Dumber.”

Favorite TV show: “Workaholics.”

Favorite food: Grilled cheese.

Favorite place to shop: Finish Line.

Biggest fear: Drowning or burning.

Least favorite class: Consumer education.

Darts: Little kids screaming.

What kind of music makes your skin crawl? Heavy metal.

Survival guide: Be careful.

Useless knowledge: There are 9,366 dimples on a basketball.

I’m in the dictionary next to: Friend.

Personal trivia: Bilingual, born in Europe.

Dream job: Doctor.

Trading places: Lebron James.


What would you do if you had $100,000? Travel to places around the world.

What do you wish your high school had? A badminton team.

Advice for freshmen? Know that you aren’t important until you’re a senior.

Shout out to: My mom; she’s the best woman in the world and helps me with anything.

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