Sloan Weeden, daughter of Ken and Amy Weeden, has been selected as the Corinth Rotary Student of the Month for March. Ranked as sixth in her class of 140, Sloan has a GPA of 4.30 and an ACT score of 29. She has earned the Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Diploma with merit through Cambridge. She has received awards in AICE U.S. History, AICE English Language, Theatre I, and IGSCE Art. She also earned IGSCE Chords in Biology and Chemistry, World History, and English. Sloan is an inductee into the Corinth High School Hall of Fame for 2016.
Sloan has been a member of the Corinth Lady Warrior Volleyball team for 4 years. She is a four-year letterman and was named first team all division player her junior year.
Involved in many organizations, Sloan holds position of Mu Alpha Theta Treasurer and Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Treasurer. In addition to Mu Alpha Theta, she is also a member of two other honor societies- National Honor Society and International Thespian Society. Other clubs in which she is actively involved are Art Club, Key Club, Drama Club, Science Club, Historical Society, “C” Club, Pep Club, Environmental Club, Foreign Language Club, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Further, Sloan has participated in Mayor’s Youth Council and Junior Leadership of Alcorn County.
Sloan has been not only actively involved at school, but in the community as well. She attends Tate Baptist Church where she has participated in the Tate Cares Ministry, a county-wide community outreach program, and the Jericho Sports Ministry. She is especially proud of helping her daddy begin the annual Kiwanis Father-Daughter Ball. She has painted banners, devised themes, decorated, and served as a princess for the event. Sloan has also volunteered at Junior Auxiliary’s Camp Hollywood, a summer day camp for special needs children, where she assisted with snacks, games, crafts, and music. She has helped with numerous other community and school events as well.
Sloan has been accepted to the University of Mississippi as an Eminent Scholar where she plans to major in Forensic Chemistry. Sloan has been accepted to the the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College at Ole Miss. She then aspires to attend medical school to follow her dream of becoming a dermatologist.