Arnav Hiray is a junior attending Stony Point High School. Ever since he was young, he has always been fond of computer science and engineering. Starting from a young age Arnav has participated in many school and community activities. He first started in coding in first grade and began publishing on his blog from second grade. Since then, Arnav has been a part of the Robotics Team, the Solar car team, and UIL Computer Science. Arnav is additionally skilled in many programming languages such as Java, Python, C++, Terrapin Logo, and Scratch. Apart from this, he actively participates in volunteering and believes in giving back to his community. Arnav is also a President of the Stony Point Debate Team and has had much success in debate tournaments, placing 9th in the country at National Speech and Debate Association Nationals Competition. Just like technolgy, Arnav's debate and the public speaking journey started in Kindergarten, where he was one of the finalists at his school public speaking event.