The Tupelo August High School Student of the Month is senior, Shalyn McCollum (Shay).
Shay is the daughter of Rachael and John McCollum of Coalgate, OK. She is the granddaughter of Benny and Cheri Ward of Coalgate, OK, as well as Naomi McCollum of Coalgate, OK and the late Patrick McCollum.
Shay’s school activities include playing basketball and softball.
Her hobbies are playing sports, hanging out with family and friends, hunting, and attending church. Math is her favorite class.
Her future plans are to continue going to Murray State College and get into the PTA program to become a physical therapist assistant.