Jacob McCullough was named the Patapsco High School and Center for the Arts Student of the Week for the week ending Nov. 30.
McCullough was nominated for the honor by Deborah Blankenship, who said he is "an outstanding academic student who is very responsible in completing assignments."
McCullough is respectful to his fellow students and teachers, and has a "great direction in life," according to Blankenship.
McCullough has a job with the U.S. Coast Guard and plans to continue working there after he graduates.
"Even with the demand of working many hours, Jacob still manages to complete assignments and maintain good grades,” Blankenship said in a statement. "Congratulations, Jacob!"