Aleesha Wilson, Thronton



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Aleesha Wilson, Thronton

What are your post-graduate plans (i.e., college, workforce, etc.)?
My post-graduation plans are to go to a four-year college and major in Early Childhood Education. I hope to earn my bachelor’s degree, then my master’s.

Which Mount Vernon schoolteacher has influenced you the most, and why?
The Mount Vernon teachers that have influenced me the most would have to be Mr. Hernandez, my 11th grade English teacher, and Mr. McCall, my 12th grade English teacher because they both pushed me to always do my best. They taught me to challenge myself and work hard for what I want. They helped me get an experience of what being a teacher is like.

What is your favorite memory from your senior year?
My favorite memories from my senior year are the spirit weeks and senior picture day.

If you could tell your freshman self-one thing, what would it be?
I would tell my freshman self to focus on myself and my schoolwork.

How would you describe the Class of 2020?
I would describe the Class of 2020 as strong individuals.