The Grant Community High School February Student of the Month is senior Genevieve Fritz, daughter of Kathleen Caulfield of Fox Lake and Neal Fritz of Twin Lakes.
Genevieve's academic achievements include induction into the National Honor Society during her sophomore year, she has qualified for Scholars’ List and Honor Roll each semester, and she has been a participant in Illini Girls State. She is currently taking 4 AP classes and holds an impressive 5.018 GPA.
Her extracurricular activities include Jazz Band, Marching Band, and the Youth Advisory Council for alcohol awareness.
Genevieve has served her community in a variety of ways such as the Fox Lake Triathlon, Community Garden, Fox Lake Farmer’s Market, and at Victory Lakes Nursing Home, as well as all of the service opportunities through the National Honor Society.
In addition to all of her activities, Genevieve works at Kiddie Kottage Daycare and previously at the Dairy Queen. Her special interests include baking, spending time with family and friends, and taking on leadership roles such as with band and as a Big Dawg Mentor.
Genevieve’s plans for the future include earning a degree in education with a focus on the social sciences. She will be attending Illinois State University in the fall. Her career aspiration is to enter into the teaching field as a high school teacher and work towards becoming a high school principal.