The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that the November Student of the Month for Orangefield High School is Abby Overman. Abby was presented her certificate and gift bag by Bridge City Chamber Lifetime Ambassador Shirley Zimmerman, at the November coffee hosted by Bridge City Bank. She received gift certificates and gifts from: COS Printing, Wellspring Credit Union, Tiger Rock Martial Arts of Bridge City, Sabine Federal Credit Union, Sabine River Ford, Complete Staffing, Neches Federal Credit Union, Bridge City Bank, Bridge City Walmart, Best Day Spa, Balancing Life Staffing Solutions, and Elizabeth’s Hidden Treasures.
Abby is the daughter of Jeff and Cindy Overman. She has a GPA of 3.76 and is ranked 48 of 116. Abby’s awards and honors include:
- Class Vice President
- One Act Bi-district honorable mention All Star Cast
- 2018 Grand Marshall
- 2017-2018 Prom Princess
- 2018-2019 Homecoming Princess
Abby’s clubs and organizations include:
- One Act Play
- Uprising Historian
- Ready Set Teach
- Theatre Club Member
Abby volunteers at Worship Leader at Church and Hype Night and is a small group leader at Bridge Point Fellowship.
Jamie Campbell, World History Teacher and Student Council Sponsor, said, “Abby is very sweet and motivated, but what I love most about her is how enthusiastic she is about motivating others and making everyone feel included. She is such an asset to her classmates and this campus in general.”
Ms. Marshall and Ms. Beach 2nd Grade Teachers, said, “We love Ms. Abby! She comes in and helps make our class run so much smoother! The kids love her and we are so proud that she is Student of the Month! She has been such a great ready, set, teach student!”
Mrs. Spears, Family and Consumer Science Teacher and Ready Set Teach Sponsor, said, “I have had the great pleasure of knowing Miss Abby Overman for the past several years. She has been an outstanding student, a terrific ready set teach intern, and a wonderful student aide. She always shows commendable initiative, diligence, admirable leadership skills, and is genuinely a kind soul. Everybody loves Abby! I wish her continued success in her future endeavors and will miss her next year!”
Mrs. Jenkins, Chemistry Teacher, said, “Abby is very sweet and helpful. She has a natural instinct for people in need of a boost of self-esteem and she is always ready with a kind word and beautiful smile.”
Abby plans to attend college to study psychology and later be accepted into medical school to achieve the dream of becoming a psychiatrist.
Pictured left to right: Principal Zach Quinn, Ambassador Shirley Zimmerman, Superintendent Dr. Stephen Patterson, Abby Overman, Cindy Overman, and Jeff Overman.