Cy-Fair ISD Student of the Week

Cypress Lakes High School senior Hailey Taylor was an academic all-state and all-district performer for the Lady Spartans golf team this season. A fan of Ralph Waldo Emerson and a top performer in her calculus class, Taylor stays driven and determined to succeed. She will graduate from Cypress Lakes in June and enroll at Trinity University in the fall.

0518 SOTW Hailey Taylor

School: Cypress Lakes High School

Age: 18

Grade: 12

Accomplishments: TGCA Golf Academic All State; CFISD Golf Academic All District; Cypress Lakes Golf Academic Award.

Favorite class: Calculus. “It is like a giant puzzle that I get to work out and solve. It is challenging and rewarding.”

Favorite things to do after class: Reading, particularly Emerson’s works; Sudoku and play golf.

Favorite song: Shut Up and Dance by Walk the Moon

Favorite TV show: Survivor. “It’s intriguing to watch how the characters interact and progress throughout the show and challenges.”

Favorite movie: Pride and Prejudice. “It embodies how people should not be quick to judge.”

Ambition: To try to accomplish what I put my mind to. “I try to stay driven and determined.”

What topics/things are you passionate about? “I am passionate about always trying my best and giving it my all. I crave to understand.”

What inspires you? The idea that I can always be and do more than I already am doing. “I can always reach a higher level of myself.”

What three things can’t you live without? Friends/family, books and traveling.

What are you most looking forward to this semester? Graduating and then attending Trinity University in the fall.