Performing Arts: Jared Martin

High school: Athens High School

GPA: 3.833

Parents/guardians: John and Diana Martin

College you plan to attend: Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Major: Physics

Career plans: I would like to work in the field of Optics.

Most influential teacher: Mr. Geoff Benes

Achievements:

■ Eagle Scout with gold Palm

■ Selected for membership in the Oakland University Honors Orchestra two years in a row

■Performed at Carnegie Hall with the Athens Symphony Orchestra at the National Youth Concert in 2015

■Accepted into the 2016 Avanti Summer MusicFest Program with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra

■Seven 1st Division ratings at MSBOA Solo & Ensemble Festivals - both District & State levels

■ Magna Cum Laude

■Scholar Musician

■National Honor Society

■National Society of High School Scholars

■Athens Honor Roll

■Score of 35 on the ACT with a perfect 36 in the Science section

■ Recipient of Athens High School Academic Excellence Award