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Amboy Student of the Month

Published: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
(Kali Blackburn/Special to SVM)
The Amboy High School Student of the Month is Damon Quest. He plans to attend college to study physical therapy.

Damon Quest, 17, a senior at Amboy High School, is the December Student of the Month. He is the son of Lisa and Troy Quest. His sister is Mariah, 12. 

Favorite class: Physical education, because it is your chance to get your mind off of the more challenging classes

Top teacher: Cyndi Carlson, because we make the best out of math by joking around while being very productive at the same time

Favorite movie: “Tommy Boy”

If you could go anywhere in the world for free, where would it be? I would go to Hawaii, because it seems very relaxing. 

Extracurricular: Football, basketball, and National Honor Society

After graduation: I want to go to college to study physical therapy.

Paycheck: I worked summer jobs as a bus mechanic at the Amboy bus garage, and I also was a farmhand. I enjoyed working at the bus garage. 

BFF: I have many best friends.

Favorite singer or musical group: I like almost all music.

Favorite actor: Will Ferrell

Favorite activities: Athletics and hunting

Favorite food: Steak 

Least favorite class: Government

What makes your blood boil? The sound of two pieces of paper rubbing together

What kind of music makes your skin crawl? Jazz music

Where are some of the places you like to hang out? I like hanging out at home or at friends’ houses, because I like to relax outside of school and sports. 

Survival guide: Keep a smile and stay away from the drama. 

Useless knowledge: Fifty percent of our math classes most likely will not be used, but we have to suck it up and learn it anyway.

I’m in the dictionary next to: Humorous

Personal trivia: I race motocross.

Dream job: Comedian 

Trading places: Jonathan Goldsmith, because he is the most interesting man in the world

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