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Turning it around: Erika Drollinger took her GPA up by 3.4 points in one year after she learned to stop feeling sorry for herself

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There are a handful of turnaround students (loosely defined as a student who sees drastic improvement in their grades) at Wenatchee High School, but none as impressive as senior Erika Drollinger.

Drollinger’s grade-point average jumped 3.4 points in the span of a year, and at the same time she went from being a juvenile delinquent to volunteering with elementary students.

Nowadays, Drollinger is extremely focused on her grades as a Running Start student, and dedicates quite a bit of time…

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