Julia Lyons


What is the charity you chose to represent?  

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) because all over the world there are so many families affected by mental illnesses. This charity helps those who are affected. The NAMI is dedicated to building better lives for Americans by working with their local communities to raise awareness and provide much needed support and education. 

Why do you best represent WTHS? 

I am involved in track and field for the high school and other clubs. I am very involved with the school and am recognized by many.  

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

Kelsey Newton because she is one of the kindest and sweetest people I have ever met. She is also very involved in the school as well and I believe she represents WTHS a lot. 

Favorite food? 

Fried dumplings and fried rice  

Favorite movie? 

Mamma Mia or Bohemian Rhapsody  

Favorite music artist? 

Post Malone or Daniel Caesar 

What has been your most embarrassing moment at WTHS? 

Falling up the bleachers during a pep rally. 

What has been one of the most memorable aspects of your high school experience? 

Any track meet because my team can make any moment fun. 

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? 

My temper 

If you could change one thing about the world you live in, what would it be? 

The fact that people view each other differently just because of their skin color. 

What advice would you give to underclassmen about high school? About life? 

People are going to come and go, all that matters is who is with you until the end. 

What are your plans and goals for after high school? 

I would like to attend college and major in mathematics. 

What teacher or faculty member has made the biggest impact on your high school career? 

Frau Graham because she never fails to make her classroom a safe environment. 

Who in your life has had the biggest influence on you? 

My grandmother because she is one of the most powerful/strongest women I have ever met. 

What did you learn from the pandemic? 

It is okay to be by yourself sometimes. 

What is one thing you cannot live without? 

Music because there are different genres for different moods. 

What is something about you that most people do not know? 

I am double jointed in my elbows  

Describe yourself in three words: 

Stubborn, considerate, friendly 

If you could bring one person, thing, and appliance to a deserted island, what would it be? 

I would bring my friend Ava because she’s smart and we would also have a good time. 

What has been the best part about being on the Homecoming Court? 

Being able to run with the other candidates! 

What animal do you most identify with? 

A cub