STOM: December 2022


December Students of the Month Donovan Nickelson (left) and Jillian Fairbanks (right) pose for a picture.

Name: Jillian Fairbanks

Nickname: Jillian

Parents: Tami and Brian Fairbanks

Employer: N/A

Future plans: Go to Central College and get a degree in exercise science

Extracurricular activities: Cross Country, Track, NHS, Band

Three words that describe me: Positive, kind, funny

Favorite class: Anatomy and Physiology

Advice for underclassmen: Stay involved in many activities

Best high school memory: Jamming out to music on the bus on the way to cross country meets during my freshman year

Dream job: Anything in exercise and health sciences

Favorite book: Percy Jackson

Favorite movie: Live action Beauty and the Beast

Favorite musician/band: 5 Seconds of Summer


Name: Donovan Nickelson

Nickname: N/A

Parents: Lacey and David Nickelson

Employer: Gateway Recreation

Future plans: Join the Marine Corps

Extracurricular activities: Football and Wrestling

Three words that describe me: Competitive, reliable, fun

Favorite classes: Calculus

Advice for underclassmen: Don’t waste opportunities when you are given them

Best high school memory: Our Thanksgiving “talk” in Spanish last year

Dream job: Wood land fire helicopter pilot

Favorite book: The Great Gatsby and I Spy books

Favorite movie: Fight Club

Favorite musician/band: Parker Ryan