Albert Lea High School standout student

Published 7:52 pm Friday, March 22, 2019

Samantha Skarstad         

Age: 17

Parents: Erik Skarstad and Deann Loge

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Where are you from?

Albert Lea.

If from Albert Lea, which elementary school did you attend?


Favorite teacher of all time and why?

I have had a lot of good teachers, but Margo Wayne is awesome. She really cares for all her students.

Favorite book/author:

“Harry Potter” (any of them) by J.K. Rowling.

Current/past activities, volunteer work and accomplishments:

I play tennis, basketball and run track. I volunteer with National Honor Society, Tigers Roar and Key Club. I was awarded Big Nine All-Conference for basketball and was nominated to All-Area team

What do you want to do after high school?

Go to college and major in nursing.

What advice would you give to younger students in Albert Lea?

Work hard and don’t be afraid to ask for help. There are people who want to help you and see you do well.