FAIRFIELD COUNTY — The Academic Student of the Week for Fairfield County School District is Karla Pickett, a fourth grade student at Kelly Miller Elementary School. She was selected because of her consistent stellar behavior and educational accomplishments.
Karla is defined as a confident, spirited, and overall joy to be around. She is a leader in the classroom and is always ready to lend a hand. Karla participates in many school and community extracurricular activities.
She is a member of the KMES Dance Company, Tiger Tones, and the Royal G.E.M.S. She sings in the youth choir, a member of the praise dancers, and is a Girl Scout. She also enjoys playing basketball and math is her favorite subject.
Karla is the daughter of Walter and Shelia Pickett.