Matthew is very active in the band program at HUHS. He is a percussionist in the Marching and Pep Band. Matthew participated in the High School Band’s trip to England for the 2018 New Year’s Day Parade. While in England, he saw many historical markers and sights that he studied previously at Hartford.
Matthew has also been active in Boy Scouts Troop 741 and the Hartford City Band. He achieved Eagle Scout rank in August 2019 for his project. He worked with the Hartford Historical Society to help with the renovation efforts at the Schwartz Family House by erecting a flagpole, staining the fence, and landscaping the yard.
Matthew plans to attend UW-Platteville in the fall to pursue a major in Engineering Physics or Mechanical Engineering with a minor in History.