Kiwanis Student of the Week: Kaitlynn Smith
The Prescott Kiwanis Student of the Week for Oct. 31 is Prescott High School senior Kaitlynn Smith, who was nominated by art teacher Anne Kressly.
"Kaitlynn is talented and an ambitious artist," Kressly said. "She works hard and tries her best. She has creative ideas that she incorporates into her paintings."
Parents: Chris Eliasson, John Eliasson, Jean Eliasson
Community service / outside clubs / activities: Works at Kids Kare Center in Cottage Grove, Minn., helps at the nursing home.
Interests: I love playing with my geckos, Rumple and Arnie. I love drawing and painting. In my free time I love to visit my grandma at the nursing home. Also hanging out with my sister who is off to college.
Future Plans: I plan to go to either UW-River Falls or Dakota County Technical College for child life specialist or food science/biotechnology.