Mr. January, 2018 – James McSweeney


What would be your advice to underclassmen concerning high school?

Don’t be complacent and be an individual.

What quote best describes your outlook on life?

“If you fall stand tall and come back for more.”

What’s your favorite pick-up line?

Are you Australian? Because you meet all of my koala-fications.

If you could pick anyone besides you to win, who would it be?

Matt Murgo. He dances the best, looks the best, easy choice.

Why should we choose you to be Mr. Washington TWP 2018?

Cause I dance nice.

What cartoon character do you relate to the most?

SpongeBob, I’m too nice and often get taken advantage of as a result.

Childhood aspiration vs. current aspiration?

NBA player hahahaha now I want to become a therapist.

What is your hidden talent?

Deep thinking

How has the Mr. Washington Township nomination changed your (everyday) life?

A lot more people yell at me; no time to kickback with the homies on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

How do you want to be remembered at WTHS?

As someone you wanted to be around.

What’s your favorite movie?

Paid in Full or Interstellar; watched both of them 10 times each after the first time I watched it.

If you could change the school mascot, what would it be?

Definitely a bear

If you could address any issue the world faces today, what would it be?

Unequal distribution of wealth in the world or climate change.

If you had the chance, what would you change about yourself?


If you could live anywhere besides the US, where would it be?

England. Heard it rains there a lot.

What teacher at WTHS has had the most impact on your high school career?

Coach Schatzman, Mr. Zambino  or Mrs. Sandusky

If you could bring three things with you to a deserted island, what would they be?

My cat, music

What are your aspirations and plans for after graduation?

Earn multiple degrees and become wealthy and sophisticated

If you were a superhero, what would your name and superpower be? What would your greatest weakness be? 

Super Jim, my superpower would be reading people’s minds my weakness would be wasting time.

If you could have any kind of accent, what would it be?

English. It’s the best sounding accent on the planet.

What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?

Chocolate chip cookie dough

Describe your dream vacation:

A resort by the beach

What is the number one thing you look for in a significant other?