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High School Graduations 2014: Manlius Pebble Hill School Class President Chris King

Name: Chris King


Noel and Manon King

What are your plans in the next few years?
I plan on studying at Johns Hopkins University for the next four years.

What are your career plans?
I’m yet to decide on a major, so I’m looking at the big picture; this includes varying class selection and finding what I’m interested in.

What have you enjoyed the most about your high school experience? MPH offered all the opportunities I could have asked for, from academics to athletics to extracurricular activities.

What is your favorite quote or saying? “As is our confidence, so is our capacity” – William Hazlitt

Who has inspired you the most?
My mom and dad have been huge inspirations everyday for a while now.

What is your advice to your graduating class?
Don’t let the bridges that you cross turn into bridges you burn.

What do you do to relax and unwind?
I like playing NBA 2k14 when I’m trying to relax.

What word or phrase best describes you? Well-rounded.

At your 25-year reunion, what do you want your classmates to remember you for?
I hope my graduating class remembers me for my enthusiasm and effort.

If nothing else, what one thing would you like to accomplish in your lifetime?
When it’s all said and done, I want to have found and pursued my passion.