Students of the Week for Jan. 16: Henry County High School Colleen Coomes

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Colleen is a junior at Henry County High School.

What is your favorite subject?

I like English and peer tutoring. I like studying different time periods. Mrs. Johnson does a good job when she teaches it. I like tutoring because I like getting to know kids and teachers and helping them.

What do you do for fun?

I play basketball, hang out with my friends and family. We go bowling or have a movie night.

Do you have any pets?

Two horses: Sugar and Tanner, Dogs: Ice Man, Sassy, Bentley and Max.

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go?

Kenya. My church goes to Kenya to help people and I think it would be awesome to go there and help build schools and water wells so people can have fresh water.

What do you want to be when you grow up?

I want to go to UofL for physical therapy. I went to a physical therapist for my knee and shoulder. I job shadowed with them and they let me help with some exercises for patients.

What is a fun fact about you not a lot of people know?

I have an older sister who is 20. She is my stepsister, but I’ve known her since I was 2. We are very close.