How to overcome shyness with girls? (high school)?

Around friends or girls who I am not attracted to I make people laugh, am relaxed and comfortable. However, it is as if I can not speak much around an attractive girl. I can respond to something if they speak to me, but I have a problem making initial contact. I need to get over this, as I have a girl who is... show more Around friends or girls who I am not attracted to I make people laugh, am relaxed and comfortable. However, it is as if I can not speak much around an attractive girl. I can respond to something if they speak to me, but I have a problem making initial contact. I need to get over this, as I have a girl who is interested in me but thinks I am standoffish, when in reality she just makes me nervous. What should I do?
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