Shiv Patel

Delmar High School

Nomination Statement

“Shiv Patel is certainly an intelligent, conscientious, and considerate young man. Taking school work very seriously, Shiv always comes to class prepared. Shiv’s attention to detail sets him apart from his peers. Shiv is forward thinking, understanding that his choices now will impact his future success, working hard to achieve his dreams. He serves as Vice-president of the Senior Class, President of the National Honor Society, Parliamentarian of Business Professionals of America and member of Key Club and varsity soccer. Shiv also volunteers with the blood drive, after school tutoring and the Hindu Temple of the Eastern Shore.”

“My parents have always encouraged me to work hard in school, but my brother had the largest impact on my work-ethic which allowed me to do well in school. He has always excelled in academics, and my competitive nature made me want to one-up him in everything he did. Without him I would not have been able to set the high expectations for myself that brought me to where I am now.”