Cedar Park High School senior Ben McDanald is the Leander ISD Fine Arts Student of the Week.

Ben is involved in many extracurricular activities, including theatre, choir and cross country, as well as holding a leadership role in the International Thespian Society. 

“Ben sets the bar for the theatre department both as a performer and as a leader,” CPHS Theatre Director Alisa Mirabella said.

In addition to his success as a performer and competitor in extracurricular activities, Ben also excels in advanced academic classes.