Deeya Patel

Christiana High School

Nomination Statement

“Deeya Patel is a very enthusiastic, creative, and ambitious student. During her four years at Christiana High School, she has been at the top of her class, taking rigorous courses, and maintaining a 4.4 GPA. She has involved herself in many activities and clubs in school such as, National Honors Society president, manager of stage crew, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), National Technical Honors Society, and Student Council. Deeya also dances and tutors younger children outside of school. In the future, Deeya plans to pursue a career in the medical field.”

“Although I had many supporters in my life starting from my family to friends to mentors, it was my grandfather who truly inspired me and transformed my outlook on life. Losing him only urged me to work harder so that I could one day be able to protect families and make a difference in their lives. Additionally, he has motivated me to pursue my dreams and succeed in life so that I can become a great person like he was.”