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Young Achiever: Jeremy Fowkes

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The A.W. Beattie Career Center named recent graduate Jeremy Fowkes, who was enrolled at Beattie and Pine-Richland High School, a 2013-14 Student of the Year.

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Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 9:01 p.m.

Noteworthy: A.W. Beattie Career Center in McCandless named Fowkes a 2013-14 Student of the Year.

Age: 18

Residence: Richland

Family: Parents, Allen and Ellen; brother, Tucker, 16

School: Graduated from Pine-Richland High School in Pine and A.W. Beattie Career Center in McCandless in June

Activities/interests: Fowkes studied carpentry/building construction at Beattie for three years. He plans to become a professional carpenter and join a carpenters union. He would like invest in housing that he would renovate and sell. In his spare time, Fowkes enjoys riding dirt bikes and snowboarding. He works part-time as a cashier at Home Depot.

Quote: “I like building things, basically being outside.”

— Tory N. Parrish

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