Jason McMiller began his journey at The School for Creative Studies as a sixth-grader and is part of the first set of students to attend the school when it opened in 2013. He is a honors student and rising senior who is known for his pleasant disposition, his willingness to assist others and his infectious smile. When asked to describe McMiller, Principal Renee Price said: “he is full of life, character, cares about others and is a great success story. ”
McMiller is a community-minded individual who is involved with several student organizations including Young Male Achievers. YMA is a mentorship program for minority male students that teaches leadership skills with a heavy emphasis on community service, and advocacy.
As for the future, McMiller has a strong interested in music and visual arts and would like to attend North Carolina State University upon graduating from SCS.
Please join us in congratulating Jason McMiller on being named the July 2019 Durham Public Schools Student of the Month.