In this #SeniorSpotlight2021, get to know Wesley, a five-year student originally from the US, who is an aspiring entrepreneur and company owner.
When you think of high school, what song comes to mind?
"Cheerleader" by OMI
What’s your favorite TV show or movie?
"How I Met Your Mother"
What have you been involved in at ICSB?
Basketball, soccer, honors choir, ensemble, musical, Student Council president, chapel team, National Honor Society.
How long have you been at ICSB?
What’s your favorite place on campus?
The weight room. Cuz its a vibe and you can get swole.
How have your teachers impacted you?
Mr. (Stephen) Anderson, he and I would talk a lot and he really invested a lot of his time in and outside of school to hang out with me, grow me, and influence me for the better.
Mr. Fletcher has really spent time to grow me in discipline and integrity. I've played board games with him and even talked to him for hours on bus rides. He has always been intentional in asking me questions like what I want to do in the future and many other questions.
What’s your favorite thing or memory about ICSB?
My favorite thing that I have gained through ICSB would be the relationships I developed along the way. To the point where I now have inseparable bonds with a few guys that will not break.
What is an experience you’ve had at ICSB that you couldn’t have had anywhere else?
Probably high school retreat. That is always a highlight.
What are some of the ways you’ve grown since you first came to ICSB?
I've gotten taller like a solid foot so that's great. Spiritually I have matured but I still got a long way to go. I believe my perseverance through adversity has grown because school is not my strength, yet I HAVE SUCCEEDED!
Which college or university will you be attending?
I'll be attending the University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business.
What is your dream job?
Owning a car company.