CFISD Student of the Week: Finn Nicholson

September 19, 2016

Student of the Week Finn Nicholson

Sept. 19, 2016—Salyards Middle School eighth-grade student Finn Nicholson is the starting quarterback for the Bengals’ eighth-grade A team this fall. The honors student and multi-sport athlete cherishes his time with family and friends. He plans to pursue a law degree after high school.

School: Salyards Middle School

Age: 13

Grade: 8


Accomplishments: Honors student; multi-sport athlete: football, track, basketball and baseball.

Favorite class: Algebra. “You can prove the problem and get one specific answer.”

Favorite things to do after class: Spending time with family, hanging out with my two younger brothers and friends, playing Madden 17.

Favorite song: Swim Good by Frank Ocean

Favorite website: ESPN.com. “I can get all updates of sports-related events that I missed while in school.”

Favorite TV show: Impractical Jokers. “They dare each other to do things.”

Favorite movie: Remember the Titans. “This movie teaches a lesson that everyone is equal and we can do things together.”

Ambition: “I want to become a lawyer because my father is a lawyer and I want to be like my dad.”

What topics/things are you passionate about? School and grades, sports, friends and religion.

What inspires you? “Family inspires me because they tell me things to make me a better person.”

What three things can’t you live without? God, family and friends

What are you most looking forward to this semester? “Football! I am the starting quarterback on the A team this year.”

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