Kaila McCabe

Indian River High School

Nomination Statement

“Daughter of Kenneth and Andrea West-McCabe of Frankford. Kaila is currently ranked 1st in her graduating class with a 4.65 cumulative grade point average. She has been involved in a variety of extracurricular activities including being a member of the National Honor Society, Enviro Act Club, Leo Club and Health Occupations Students of America. Furthermore, Kaila is a member of the cheerleading team and former member of the swim and Shore Pride All-stars Competitive travel cheerleading teams. In the fall, Kaila plans to attend the University of Pittsburgh or the University of Delaware and study to become a physician assistant.”

“I attribute my success to hard work and a loving support system. I would not be where I am today without the wonderful faculty at both the Academic Challenge Program at Del-Tech and the teachers and counselors at IR. I am also thankful that through moments of stress, my parents and friends were always there to support and encourage me to keep pushing through. High school isn’t easy, but by staying motivated and always putting forth effort, you can excel.”