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Student Spotlight: Omari Edwards, Greeley West High School

 Welcome to the District 6 Student Spotlight!  In this weekly series, we will highlight an exceptional student and the achievements that are making them successful in their schools.  These students were selected by their school staff and administration for going above and beyond with outstanding grades, work ethic, community service, and school involvement.  Congratulations to these students for the work they are accomplishing in and outside of the classroom.

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"Omari is someone that all students look up to at Greeley West. He has taken every opportunity afforded to him to be a leader in our Student Council, AVID Program, Catering Program, and IB and Concurrent Enrollment classes in order to make our school community and the City of Greeley a better place!" - Jeff Cranson, Principal

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Grade Level:

12th Grade

Clubs or Activities:

Varsity track and field, Student Council representative, Link Crew, AVID

Career/College Plans:

I plan to attend the University of Northern Colorado to study nursing or become a personal chef. 

Favorite Subject:

My favorite subjects are the culinary classes or human anatomy. I love to cook and test recipes, but I also love knowing how the body functions. 

Favorite Teacher:

My favorite teachers are Ms. Rauh and Ms. Guzman. Their understanding of students is exceptional, and they are truly masterful in all they do, especially teaching.   

What Are Some of Your Hobbies:


Favorite Food or Restaurant:

Spam and eggs with rice

Favorite Movie:


Personal Goals:

My personal goals are to be able to better understand others and make everyone feel included. I also want to improve my communication skills even more. 

The Best Things About My School:

I love the teachers and administration. They are all so welcoming and helpful. Their focus is to make sure every student's needs are met. 


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