Elite Top 100

 

2021’s Elite Top 100 Outstanding Young Citizens!

 

Justin Gaines

Pittsburgh Obama (The Barack Obama Academy of International Studies), 12
Parent(s)/Guardian(s):

Anna Gaines
Derrick Gaines

Academic Achievement

Elected Student Body Council, Treasurer – 2 Years
Academic High Honor Roll, Received highest honor roll awards throughout all four years of high-school education – 4 Years
American Mathematics Competition 10 2nd Place Award, School-wide mathematics competition 2nd place winner – 1 Year
WPIAL 3A Soccer All-Section Honorable Mention Award, Recognized for athletic perfomance – 1 Year
Class Valedictorian Candidate, 1st place academic ranking in high-school class, candidate for class Valedictorian – 4 Years

Extracurricular Activities

High School Varsity Soccer, Captain – 1 Year
High School Varsity Baseball, Captain – 1 Year
After school Youth and Government Club, Judicial Party Member – 3 Years
After school World Affairs Club, Leader of small learning group – 2 Years

Community Involvement

Tree Pittsburgh Community Service, Member – 2 Years
Alta Via Italian Restaurant, Host – 1 Year
Morningside Community Athletics Association, Volunteer – 5 Years

Plans

I have been granted admission to and plan on attending either the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill or the University of Pittsburgh Honors College program. I also plan on majoring in the Pre-Medicine field at either university after hopefully graduating as Valedictorian of my senior high-school class.