Student of the Week: Jamya Gilleylen

Published 4:25 pm Friday, March 6, 2020

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Student of the Week: February 16, 2020

Name: Jamya Gilleylen
School: Thompson High School
What is your favorite subject in school: My favorite subject in school is chemistry because it puts me on the right path to be in the medical field.
What school groups are you involved in: I am involved in the Leo club, THS Varsity Cheer and THS Ambassadors.
What community groups are you involved in: I am involved in the City of Alabaster Teen Council and serve at The Church of the Highlands Woodlawn campus, and Dream Center on SERVE Day.
Who is your favorite teacher:  My favorite teacher is Mr. Huggins; I love how he brings life into the classroom and makes real life situations out of what we are learning.
What are your hobbies: My hobbies are cheer, reading, mentoring, and I enjoy Netflix.
What do you want to be when you grow up: When I grow up I want to be a dermatologist so I can help people be confident in their skin.

The Shelby County Reporter’s Student of the Week is open to students of all ages who attend public, private or home schools in the county. To nominate someone, contact Scott Mims at 250-669-3131 or






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