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Student Spotlight: Alyxes Guillen, S. Christa McAuliffe STEM Academy

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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"Alyxes is an exemplary student and leader at our school. She approaches her school work and extra curricular activities with purpose and commitment. Alyxes is consistent in her ability to see challenges through to the end and to inspire other students to do the same. We are cheering for her all the way!" - Sarah Roecker, 8th-Grade Team

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Grade Level:

8th Grade


Honor Roll, SOAR Awards, Attendance Award, Rotary Youth Leadership Award recipient, Friday Falcon, Honor Band

Clubs or Activities:

Student Council, Sources of Strength, Competitive Dance, A Dance Place Musical Theater Company, Generations Youth Group

Career/College Plans:

I plan to go to college to be a lawyer or actress. 

Favorite Subject:

I like social studies because I enjoy learning about history and how it has shaped our world.  

Favorite Teacher:

My favorite teachers are Mrs. Roecker, Mrs. McNair, and Mrs. Alison. They have given me the opportunity to challenge myself and genuinely care about my success.    

What Are Some of Your Hobbies:

Dancing and baking

Favorite Food or Restaurant:

Gummy Bears

Favorite Movie:


Personal Goals:

To grow in leadership skills, get good grades, and take on new challenges

The Best Things About My School:

I like the staff and my peers. I also like that I get to be a part of the community and contribute my ideas to the school. 


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