Junior Jumpstart Monday: Tim Baker


During the summer of 2021, the Baker family visited Ruby Beach in Washington for a family vacation.

Allison Mi, Editor-in-Chief

Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and what hobbies/sports you do.

A: “My name is Tim Baker. I’m a junior this year at Huron. I’m 17 years old and have lived in Ann Arbor for my whole life. I enjoy playing soccer, skiing and spending time with friends and family.”


Q: What is one class/club you would recommend to underclassmen? Why?

A: “I would recommend taking any one of the engineering classes. Both the teachers and other students are all very helpful, and a lot of the learning activities are very interactive and fun.”


Q: What’s an interesting/unique fact about yourself?

A: “I used to be allergic to milk, but thankfully grew out of it.”


Q: Where do you see yourself in ten years?

A: “Hopefully I will be living in my own home, have a well-paying job, and be able to continue having time to pursue the hobbies that I enjoy.”


Q: Describe your high school experience in three words.

A:  “A mixed bag”


Q: Who is your idol and why?

A: “I don’t really have an idol, as I guess I’ve always preferred to do things my own way.”


Q: What is one lesson high school has taught you?

A: “Things are a lot easier when you learn how to ask for help and communicate with the people around you.”