Cassey Drew - NPC's 2024 All-AZ Academic Team
NPC Saint Johns Center
Transferring to ASU
- Major (4-Year): Education
- Career Goal: Cassey will follow the legacy of her mother and great grandmother and become a teacher. She plans to attend ASU’s Mary Lou Fulton Teacher’s College to obtain her bachelor’s and eventually a master’s degree in special education. She is passionate about teaching those with disabilities how to overcome obstacles, develop skills, and reach their greatest potential. She currently works with teens in the special education department at Saint Johns High School.
- College/Community Activities: School and community volunteer working with teens; math, science, and history tutor. Volunteer eSports coach.
- College Honors: NPC Dean’s List.
“Teaching the children of today and the future is one of the best ways to help them reach their greatest potential. No matter how hard or impossible any given day can get, keep smiling and trying your best, you can always turn the impossible into possible.”