Sarah Lim of Douglas Southall Freeman High School is Lexus of Richmond’s week 10 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship. Having a current GPA of 4.38, she is an AP Scholar with Distinctions. Sarah is a member of the National Honor Society, National Beta Club and Mu Alpha Theta.
For over 15 years, Sarah has been taking dance lessons in various styles. She has trained in ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, contemporary, and modern. Currently she trains 12 hours a week at Encore Dance Studio. In 2014 and 2015 she was the Runner-Up for the Hall-of-Fame Regional Senior Soloist in jazz. In school, Sarah has been her class secretary for her junior and senior year. She was a founding member of her school’s Ethics Bowl team and the State Champion in 2016. She is a member and co-founder of Douglas Freeman’s Model United Nations.
In August 2014, Sarah traveled to Cartago, Costa Rica where she worked at the Orosi Elementary School to help teach the children English. While there she also helped to repair the classrooms. Additionally, she has spent time in Danville and Appalachia to help repair homes of the elderly and disabled as well as those who can afford their repairs.
Sarah has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Sarah! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!