We at Pope John XXIII Regional High School want to share with you our “Pope John Student Spotlight” series in which we recognize our students’ talents and achievements! Today, we want to showcase Brendan Karolchyk!A Lake Hopatcong resident, Brendan is a senior who has demonstrated a wide variety of talents inside and outside of Pope John. Brendan is a First Honors student and is currently taking courses such as AP Chemistry, Precalculus Accelerated, History of Great Trials, and Psychology and Sociology. Brendan is a co-director for the Pope John Players, a member of the American Spirit Singers, and a member of the Honors Select Chorus. Brendan also is an Eagle Scout, earning the title after building a shed for the K-9 unit of the Union County Sheriff’s Office. Brendan plans to study business in college.