The Carson High School senior in the spotlight this week is Alyssa Tomita. Alyssa is an incredible young woman, bright, talented, and outgoing. In addition to being a good student, Alyssa is an important addition to the Carson High School community.
Alyssa has maintained a 4.6 overall weighted GPA, taking mostly honors and AP classes throughout high school. By the time the year is over, she will be a four-time academic letter recipient. After three years in the Photography program, Alyssa earned college credits, as well as her Nevada CTE certificate of completion.
Alyssa is a natural athlete. She has been competing in soccer for the past 14 years, including being on the CHS varsity team all four years. She also plays for Battle Born Football Club, a local club soccer team. This year, she is a co-captain for CHS and has already racked up two goals and two assists in the two games they have played. Alyssa is a leader both on and off the field. She is currently the senior class vice-president, a Blue Crew leader and the National Honor Society treasurer.
The room lights up when Alyssa walks in. She is outgoing, kind, and a joy to be around. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends, watching the sunset, and playing with her dog, a Newfoundland German Shepherd.
In the future, Alyssa plans to follow in her parents’ footsteps and become a doctor. More specifically, she would like to be a pediatric surgeon. She plans to apply to several colleges, but her dream school is the University of Southern California. Good luck, Alyssa, Carson High is proud of you!