Hannah McCarty of Hammond Central is this week's Academic All-Star.
The senior is class valedictorian and has completed several college-level courses in addition to her regular schoolwork.
She also been active in varsity soccer and basketball and is on the track team this year.
She plans to attend Stony Brook University to study biology with a focus on developmental genetics. She hopes to become a veterinarian.
Watch the video to learn more about her.