Student of the Month - June 2020 (Kaycee Calcote)
Kaycee Calcote is a middle schooler at Timberview Middle School in Colorado Springs. Because of her love of science, Kaycee creates experiments while utilizing mathematical equations. She placed 1st in a regional science fair in 2019. In the future, Kaycee hopes to attend a Historically Black College/University (HBCU) focusing on the field of medicine. Her dream is to assist others by becoming a nurse.
Kaycee’s emphasis on academics has led to her receiving the gold honor roll award for the past three years. Her school activity involvement includes the Yearbook Club and Student Council. Each morning at school, she also helps to pick up trash around the campus. Next year, she will add volleyball and track to her routine.
Kaycee’s mother, Demetria, is her mentor. She helps her make the right decisions and guides her in the right direction. Kaycee has attended the AAYLC for one year. The conference helped her realize that with effort and determination, she can accomplish anything.