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Maria '26

Started at Burke in 9th - "It's a space that allows you to choose what you want to do."
Hometown: Washington, DC
Favorite Class: Advanced Precalculus

How do you prefer to spend the community period?
I appreciate having a study hall because sports take up a lot of my after school time.

What's your favorite spot on campus?
The bench where my friends and I eat lunch, right outside of FLHR [Fannie Lou Hamer Room].

What do you like to do for fun?
I love to read, and my favorite genre is fantasy. I also enjoy baking and playing board games.

What has been a memorable moment during Middle or High School?
A drama class surprised my math class last year with a pizza party!

Maria's schedule in 2023-24:

Advanced Earth Systems Science
Advanced Precalculus
English 10: Modern World Literature
History 10: Modern World History
Spanish 2

One Trimester Course:
Digital Media 9/10
Digital Photo 9/10
Drawing and Painting 9/10
Intermediate Digital Media
Health, Values & Ethics 10

Activities: Dungeons & Dragons Club, JV Volleyball Team, Ultimate Frisbee Team

Co-ed, progressive, college prep school in Washington, DC featuring a challenging curriculum in an inclusive environment for grades 6-12.