Bowie High student named Scholar of the Week -- Gazette.Net


Bowie High School senior John Quinn, 17, was named Prince George’s County Public Schools Scholar of the Week on Oct. 28.

Quinn has been president of his class since sophomore year, has completed at least 10 advanced placement classes and currently holds a cumulative 4.18 grade-point average, according to a county schools news release.

Last year, he also organized a school-wide community service effort in which students and staff provided new hats and gloves to every student at District Heights Elementary School, the release states.

Quinn said he is applying to college and hopes to attend the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, where he will receive a teaching degree and ultimately become a school administrator, according to the release.