Jackson Hobbs

Blue Springs South High School

Jackson Hobbs
Blue Springs South High School

Scholastic Honors: Top 1 percent Missouri Bright Flight Scholar; Curator’s Scholar at the University of Missouri-Columbia; National Forensic League Academic All-American and named to the Principal’s Honor Roll throughout high school.

High school and community activities: Member of the varsity soccer team and the varsity debate and mock trial teams; A-plus tutor; Eagle Scout and Missouri Boys’ State Attorney General.


1To what do you attribute your academic success? I attribute my success to hard work and to a very supportive surrounding of family, teachers and community.

2Who was your biggest influence on your studies? My family had the biggest influence on my studies. They always had high expectations and provided opportunities to fulfill my potential.

3What was your favorite activity in high school? Why? My favorite activity in high school was mock trial because I am very passionate in law, and I hope to be an attorney one day.

4What college do you plan to attend and why? I plan to attend MU and double major in French and philosophy.

5What do you see yourself doing 10 years from now? Ten years from now, I see myself in public service or as an attorney at a private law firm.