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#StudentSpotlight: Raija Harris
Posted On:
Tuesday, May 07, 2019


Meet Raija Harris! Raija is a senior and was honored for ranking in the Top 10 of the Class of 2019. She is also a Principal’s Honor Roll recipient and dual enrollment student at CGTC. Raija is a member of FBLA, Varsity Cheerleader, and Work Based Learning. Raija plans to attend Kennesaw State University to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Nursing. After obtaining her degree, she plans to work her way to a career as a Pediatrician.

Describe your senior year in three words. 

Unforgettable. Inspiring. Mind Blowing.
“I will always remember…” 
I will always remember homecoming week my freshman and senior year as well as our trip to Rigby's my sophomore year. 

What are your plans after graduation? 

After graduation, I will attend Kennesaw State University the fall to major in nursing to pursue my career as a Pediatric Nurse.
Where do you see yourself in five or ten years? What are your goals? 
In 10 years, I plan to have graduated from Kennesaw with my Bachelors and Masters of Science degree in Nursing. I also plan to have worked my way up to a Pediatrician.
Our school theme this year is "Anchored In Excellence", tell us what motivates you to put forth your greatest efforts?
My family and I is what motivates me to put forth my greatest efforts.
Who or what was most helpful or influential to you in your high school career, both in school and outside of school?
My family were the most helpful and influential people to me during my high school career.
What extracurricular activities did /do you participate in high school? 
  • Beta Club: 1 year
  • Varsity Cheerleading: 3 years
  • FBLA: 4 years
  • Football Trainer: 1 year
  • Work Based Learning: 1 year
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