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THS student featured in Potential magazine


Potential released its Winter 2019 issue on Nov. 6. This issue contains spotlighted teens from schools in the area who are excelling in their academics, extracurriculars, and are striving to reach their full potential!

Our Teen Spotlight from Tallassee City Schools is Tyler Rodgers. He is a senior at Tallassee High School.

Tyler is a member of the Tallassee High School Band and also serves as the conductor and musical director for the Central Alabama Youth Wind Symphony. He is well-versed in music, but is also a writer and poet, and works as a part-time English tutor. Tyler joined the Alabama National Guard in March 2019. He encourages other high-schoolers to “keep your eye on the prize and don’t let the stress get to you. People achieve greatness through being strong in times of hardship.”

To read his full story, check out our blog post on