Academic of the Week
John Paul Helberg
Glen Rose High School Senior 4.00 GPA Parents are John and Amanda Helberg
JP has always been very scholarly minded. He has taken advanced classes classes throughout high school including PRE-AP English, Biology and Calculus. Advanced Placement classes include AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP U.S. History. College level classes include College Algebra and College Trigonometry. He attended College of the Ouachitas during high school to take Criminal Justice. He has always excelled in his course work and has been a pleasure in class and in activities in which he has participated. He is an all around great student and person.
JP participated in the following extracurricular activities: Quiz Bowl (9, 10, 11,
12); BETA Club (9, 10, 11,12); National Honor Society (9, 10, 11, 12): Chess Club and competitions (9, 10, 11, 12): Archery
(9, 10,11,12): Skillsusa Member through COTO (11, 12). He received the following honors and awards as a team member or individually: : 1-3A Chess Regional Champions, Quiz Bowl 2016 State Champions; Archery (qualified for Nationals); Most improved score in Archery; Class Leader of Criminal Justice (11, 12); Regional All Star for Chess (11, 12); State All Star for Chess (12); 2nd place for Crime Scene Investigation at Skillsusa Competitions (11) He has worked at Magic Springs as a games/ retail department team member and at Shoe Carnival as a sales associate. After, he will attend Arkansas State University and major in finance. He plans to join the family investments business with Edward Jones Financial.