Shawnee High School
The Oklahoma Regional Chairman’s award winner for the FIRST Robotic Competition, Jones is the pre-engineering president at Gordon Cooper Technology Leadership Academy and was recognized as the Pre-Engineering Academy Outstanding Student. She is a World Championship Inspire Finalist in the FIRST Tech Challenge and is a FIRST Robotics Dean’s List Finalist. Jones serves as a creative arts and media intern at Immanuel Baptist Church, where she also mentors middle school girls. She enjoys rock climbing and hiking in her free time. Jones plans to study creative media production at the University of Oklahoma. Scholarship sponsor: Donald Wilson (AAS ’05)
For our televised Academic Awards Tribute, we asked Academic All-Staters to submit a brief video introducing themselves and an honored teacher that they had planned to invite to the Academic Awards Banquet. Each student recognizes an honored teacher who has had a profound impact on his or her life.