Christopher Ewart ’22

Christopher Ewart ’22

Sept. 2021

Hometown: Fayetteville, NC

Home High School: Fayetteville Academy

What's your favorite part of your job as an Online Ambassador?
I love being able to learn about our school's rich history.

What's the biggest challenge you've encountered in the Online program?
It has been most difficult to manage time between sports, clubs, and my courses at my home high school.

How have you met that challenge?
I have become more skilled at time-management and communication with teachers, leaders, and teammates so that I am most efficient with my schedule.

What's an "aha" moment you've experienced in one of your Online classes?
We performed a protein synthesis lab in Molecular Genetics, and I was quite excited when my viewing apparatus worked and I could see my glowing protein.

What are two of your greatest interests or passions?
I am most interested in Biology and Aviation.

If you had one year of freedom, what would you want to do?
I would love to take a vacation to all of the world's greatest ski resorts!

During the pandemic, what have you missed most?
I have missed going to events with friends and traveling.

How are you coping during the pandemic?
I am staying super busy! My sports, extracurricular (often virtual) commitments, and many classes keep me engaged.

What words of wisdom do you have for Online students?
Have confidence in yourself! There are many academic challenges in your online experience, but there are many more resources and strategies to use in order to succeed. You have gone so far as a student because of your abilities, and they will continue to take you great places.

Why should prospective students and their families consider NCSSM Online?
NCSSM Online is a fabulous opportunity for students to expand their horizons and challenge themselves. Courses are flexible to many different schedules, and students are sure to find something fun and interesting to learn about. You will stand out because of your knowledge and dedication.