Los Gatos Patch Whiz Kid of the Week—Krystopher Weeton

Expert debater, orator is also a budding actor, playwright.

Krystopher Weeton, Age 15

School: Sophomore at Los Gatos High School


  • Helped with tech in Julius Ceaser, The Aristocats, Willy Wonka
  • First place in junior parliamentary debate at Prospect High School
  • Semi-finals at Santa Clara University Parliamentary Debate
  • Performed in Princess and the Pea, Suessical, Beauty and the Beast and School House Rock
  • Interned at the Retro Dome over the summer doing tech for "Free to be you and me"
  • Working on directing and helping write a one-act for LGHS called Hotel Bananananana

Key to Awesomeness: "Pretending like I know what's happening even though I have absolutely no idea. Then people always assume you know what you're doing," said Krystopher about how he's managing to adjust to his high school career.

"This has helped me survive high School," he continues. "My other key to awesomeness is having a mother that is willing to devote large amounts of time to help me and for that I am thankful."

Irene Aida Garza-Ortiz February 13, 2013 at 11:07 PM
High KUDOS to You Kristohpher! Keep up the Good Work Young Man!
Charlotte Boisvert-Khandelwal March 01, 2013 at 04:34 PM
Kris- You are definitely awesome! Keep debating- great life skill and full-ride college scholarships available. And say Hi to your wonderful mom


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