Enjoy this personality profile, which gives people in the Middletown school district a chance to meet and learn about their scholars. These scholars chose their questions, designed to create a mini-profile of their lives.
Meet Dean Lucas, a Twin Towers eighth-grader. What inspires him and why: “My Mom, because she always finds time to help me and my family, and gets all her work done.” If he could trade places with someone for one day: “I would trade places with Brian Cashman, and do something with the Yankees.” Three places he wants to visit: “Italy, Los Angeles and Uganda.” What is something people say about Middletown that isn’t true: “That every day someone is doing bad things to our schools.” His ideal day: “Wake up. No school. Then I go hang out with my friends and people aren’t mad at me, and I don’t have to do anything annoying.” If he had $1 million: “I would be smart with my money and still have fun.” His proudest school moment: “Getting to play football.”
His greatest accomplishment: “Being in all-accelerated (classes).” His hidden talent: “The cello.” On his bedroom walls: “Yankee logos and players.” In 10 years he’ll be: “I’ll be on the training staff for a sports team.”