Shalmi is a graduating senior from Northwest high school where she studied for two and a half years. In those few years, she was involved in the school's activities, which was hard considering that she was only there for such a short time. She became involved with the schools drama and featured in three theater productions. Shalmi started both Desi club and Muslim Student Association at her school. She was the founder President of these clubs. Shalmi is now planning to study in Johns Hopkins with a major in Bio-Molecular Engineering . However, she might change her Major if she comes across another good subject.