Student Spotlight

Academic Accomplishments:  Darcy has been a mainstay on the high school A/B honor roll and is just a few credits from completing her first semester of college. 

Extracurricular Activities and Accomplishments:  Darcy participates in volleyball and track at West Washington.  She earned Player of the Match 5 times this year.  Darcy also received the Senator Most Scored Points Award for track this year.  Darcy’s additional extracurricular activities include National Honor Society, Future Farmers of America (FFA), and Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).  In fact, Darcy has earned her Indiana State degree in FFA as a Senator.   

Dual Credit Courses:  Darcy participates in many dual credit courses including: American Literature and Calculus. Both of these courses are advanced and college level courses, which are helping her prepare for college. 

Community Service:  Darcy volunteers with an organization called CASA to help pack bags for kids.  She also volunteers with Dare to Care to help pass out food to citizens in need. 

Future Plans:  “My plans after high school include going to college either at Indiana University Southeast or Indiana University Bloomington to major in Sports Marketing and Management; Potentially being an athletic director or a marketing agent for a college sports team,” shared Darcy.

How has West Washington helped you prepare for your future plans?  “West Washington High School has helped me prepare for my future plans by offering dual credit courses that will help me prepare myself for college. Being in extracurriculars and being a full-time student has also helped me be more driven and better at time management,”  Darcy explained. 

Darcy has made a lasting impression on West Washington over the years:  

“Darcy is a hard worker both in the classroom and on the court. She juggles sports, dual credit classes, and her job seamlessly! She puts forth all of her effort all the time and is always wanting to know how to better herself. Being good isn't good enough for Darcy, she wants to be great. That mentality is going to take her places in life!.“ - Aliviah Popp, West Washington Head Volleyball Coach 

“Darcy shows premier leadership, personal growth, and future career success both in and out of the classroom. She is dedicated to her studies, loves to assist other students, and can often brighten the room with a smile. I am excited to see where her future takes her and the things she is yet to accomplish. “ - Brandan Bergdall, West Washington FFA Advisor