FLETCHER – Caleb Campbell had an excellent tutorial profession at Fletcher Excessive Faculty and his plan is to construct on these accomplishments at Oklahoma Baptist College in Shawnee.
However first, he and his household celebrated his choice as a latest Oklahoma Basis for Excellence Educational All-Stater throughout an awards banquet in Oklahoma Metropolis. Campbell was amongst 100 excellent seniors from Oklahoma public colleges who had been honored by the muse as Educational All-Staters. Campbell acquired an Educational All-State scholarship sponsored by the Kenneth & Juliette Woodward Scholarship Endowment Fund. Campbell’s math instructor Inju Snyder additionally attended the ceremony.
The Fletcher graduate stated he was completely satisfied to be named an Educational All-Stater and is wanting ahead to school life when he begins his freshman yr in August. His mother and father and two older siblings additionally attended OBU.
“I’m very excited. I met some people who find themselves already there,” he stated. “It (OBU) is sort of like a second dwelling since I might go to my older sister when she was going there. It’s like going again to a small city.”
Campbell had some assist alongside the way in which since his mom Laura Campbell additionally served because the Fletcher Excessive Faculty counselor.
“I suggested all three of them to begin taking the ACT within the seventh grade, and challenged them academically,” she recalled. “Caleb labored very exhausting and could be very aggressive.”
The brand new OBU scholar took the faculty entrance examination 10 occasions and scored a private finest 33, which certified him to use for the Educational All-State honor.
“For my very own youngsters, I instructed them their school cash would come from their ACT scores,” the counselor stated.
Serving as her youngsters’s’ counselor was a bit tough at occasions, Laura Campbell stated.
“I really feel like I rode my youngsters tougher than others,” she admitted. “I attempted to step again and in the event that they wanted assist, they needed to come ask me like the opposite youngsters.”
Her plan apparently labored for every of them. Campbell’s daughter is a public schoolteacher at El Reno; her oldest son works for a cyber forensics firm; and Caleb might be majoring in math when he begins at OBU.
Caleb’s tutorial and extracurricular document reveals his involvement in all kinds of actions. He’s an Oklahoma State Regents Educational Scholar and Fletcher class valedictorian. He served as vp of his senior class and was a member of his college’s tutorial group. He additionally performed on the Fletcher varsity basketball and baseball groups. Campbell performed level guard and capturing guard on the Fletcher basketball group and performed left area, middle area and shortstop on the baseball squad.
Campbell acquired the Oklahoma Baptist College Scholar Award, the Nationwide Management Award from the American Youth Basis and the Masonic Fraternity of Oklahoma Pupil of At this time Award. He additionally served as a drummer within the Central Baptist Church of Lawton worship and reward band and was a camp counselor at CrossTimbers Youngsters’s Camp. Campbell additionally enjoys looking and taking part in disc golf in his free time.