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Student Spotlight: Khristian Vazquez Pena, Prairie Heights Middle School

Welcome to the District 6 Student Spotlight!  In this weekly series, we will highlight an exceptional student and the achievements that are making them successful in their schools.  These students were selected by their school staff and administration for going above and beyond with outstanding grades, work ethic, community service, and school involvement.  Congratulations to these students for the work they are accomplishing in and outside of the classroom.

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"Since day one at PHMS, Khristian has always been a high-performing, conscientious student who also has the ability to relate to and interact positively with both peers and adults. He is a shining example of what a great student looks like and is supportive to his friends and classmates. Khristian leads by example in the classroom and on athletic teams by showing respect to everyone he works with. Classmates and staff explain how his smile and upbeat personality makes their day a little brighter." - Bob Williams, Assistant Principal

Student Spotlight: Khristian Vazquez PenaStudent Spotlight Khristian Vazquez Pena Infographic 2023

Grade Level:

8th Grade


Takes advanced math classes at Greeley West High School

Clubs or Activities:

Soccer, basketball, football

Career/College Plans:

My plan is to play Division 1 soccer. 

Favorite Subject:

Math is my favorite subject because I'm really good at it, and I enjoy solving problems. 

Favorite Teacher:

My favorite teacher is Ms. Flor because she makes me feel comfortable, she has a good sense of humor, and she's really nice.   

What Are Some of Your Hobbies:

I like playing outside with my friends. 

Favorite Food or Restaurant:

My favorite food is any type of Mexican food. 

Favorite Movie:


Personal Goals:

My personal goal is to become a professional soccer player. 

The Best Things About My School:

My favorite things about Prairie Heights Middle School are the teachers and the different activities. 


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