Leonard Cooper, C’2013, is making his presence known

Leonard Cooper is a senior at eStem Plubic Charter School that you need to keep your eyes on in many ways. Leonard was one of three AC seniors (and one of 13 in Arkansas) selected as a National Achievement Scholar Semi-finalist, and he has always challenged himself in all aspects of life. Leonard has participated in various summer youth and science programs, is part of the Duke TIP program, an Eagle Scout, involved at St. Mark Baptist Church, a candidate for the Gates Millennium Scholarship, and has won numerous Robotics and Quiz Bowl Competitions.


Leonard’s academic prowess earned him a spot among the 15 students nationwide competing in the upcoming Jeopardy Teen Tournament being aired on January 30. The winner of the tournament could win up to $75,000 in prizes.