Summiah Laviba

Mount Pleasant High School

Nomination Statement

“Summiah is enrolled in the International Baccalaureate Program, which is the most rigorous program available to students. She is principled, caring and open-minded. Summiah has been active in the school’s yearbook and art clubs, served as the team captain for VEX Robotics and is a member of the National Honor Society. Summiah is involved in the community and has volunteered at a local elementary school, our school’s drama and musical productions along with the MUNA Young Sisters Convention. Outside of school she enjoys creating art, traveling and watching crime documentaries. She plans on attending a college in the fall.”

“My brother Ahyan has been the biggest influence in my life. Although I was the older sibling, he taught me the value of patience and perseverance during my most difficult times. Seeing him overcome his own struggles left a profound effect on me to want to be someone just as strong. Being able to bring him happiness is what keeps me motivated to work hard with my education and future career because seeing his smile makes it all worth it.”