Maddie Williams

Texas Christian Academy

Q: What has helped you develop good study habits?

A: Most of my study habits have been motivated by being the best I can be. Also, I don’t usually procrastinate.

Q: Do you have any study tips to offer students?

A: Taking good notes is the first step. You should reread them multiple times before a test or quiz. Notes have been the most important for me.

Q: Where is your favorite study spot?

A: Barnes & Noble. It has a Starbucks and is pretty quiet.

Q: What is one thing you wish you’d known your freshman year?

A: That you don’t live to impress other people. You should always live for the glory of God.

Q: What is the best lesson you’ve learned from a teacher?

A: Always be humble.

Q: What are your school and community involvements?

A: With school, I am involved with the National Honor Society, and I play on the boys baseball team. I play basketball as well. In the community, I play bass and acoustic guitar in two to three different worship bands for First United Methodist [Church of Waco].

Q: How do you decompress from a stressful schedule?

A: I watch ‘Criminal Minds.’ I try not to stress out too much. You just have to let it go.

Q: Use one word to describe yourself.

A: Humorous.

Q: What do you plan to do after high school graduation?

A: I’ve been accepted to four universities, but I’m not sure where I’ll go. I want to study international nutrition with an emphasis on sustainable agriculture studies.

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