Is Attending A High School Diploma? Essay

870 Words Apr 1st, 2016 4 Pages
There are many things that I am certain about myself and three of them are my burning passion for knowledge, desirable thirst for learning, and my personal mission to live up the expectations I have set for myself. I have always made going to college the number one goal in my life. I knew attending college would open many more doors of possibilities, than just having a high school diploma. While I attended high school I was involved in a variety of different groups and organizations. I was an active member of my FFA chapter and I participated in varsity athletics I was a member of my FFA chapter all four years of high school. I participated in many of the Leadership Development Events; I also actively showed market swine. The LDE events I was involved in included Ag Advocacy, and Public Relations. Throughout my time of participating in the LDE competitions I gained the knowledge and confidence that helped me grow as a student and as a person. While I was a member of FFA I actively raised and showed market swine. Showing pigs is by far one of the most influential experiences I have been through. The older I got the more I started to realize how much the younger FFA member looked up to me, this pushed me to become a better leader so I can do my part to make sure the generation after me helps keep FFA a thriving and wholesome organization.
Also during my time in high school, I was a varsity athlete. I competed in both Varsity Track and Varsity Softball. Been and athlete…

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