Our Talented Students

Meet our talented WPS students below and feel free to ask the mentors a question!

Alumni Mentors

 • Mentor & Founder

Sarina K.

Alumni • Mentor & Founder

My goal is to help as many WPS students as I possibly can. I thoroughly enjoy all aspects of student life and believe I can inspire others to do the same. Besides founding the website, I intend to be an active user and will look to other student mentors to answer any question I might have.

  • Qualifications: Class of 2019 Valedictorian, Headmaster's List, WPS Veritas Award Recipient, WPS Unitas Award Recipient, 2014 WPS Geography Bee Top 3 Finalist, 7th Grade 2nd Place Science Fair Winner, Member of Latin Club, Duke TIP, Outstanding Scholar, 2015 Latin Regional Forum Award for 3rd Place Derivatives Exam, 2nd Place Latin Visual Arts Painting, WPS Academic Scholarship Recipient, Meritas International Top Art Award, 2015 Voice Cover Winner, 1st Place Winner at OAS Archery Nationals. 2016 Laker Community Award. 2016 WPS Disney Dreamer & Doer Recipient. 2017 National Honor Society (NHS), 2017 National Math Honor Society (NMHS).
  • Leadership Positions (current & past): Founder and Student Mentor - Reach A Student, Co-Captain of Middle School Archery Team, Vice-President of National Junior Honors Society, Vice-President National Junior Art Honors Society, Member of Middle School SGA
  • Other Interests: Robotics, Archery, Tennis, Soccer, Art, Traveling The World, S.T.E.M, Website and App Design
  • Little Known Facts: Her favorite color is blue and she lived in Aruba until age 3
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4
  • 2019 Freshman at Brown University's PLME program

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Brinda V.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Qualifications: Class of 2019 Top 10 Scholar, Aspire member (NJHS), 8th Grade Latin Award, 9th Grade Biology Award, Headmaster's List, Duke TIP, JCL member, National English Honor Society member
  • Leadership Positions: President of National English Honors Society, SGA member in middle school
  • Other Interests: Photography, Art, Dance, Music Reading, Writing, Lacrosse
  • Little Known Facts: She likes pizza and has two dogs.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade
  • 2019 Freshman at UCLA

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Sajan S.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Disney Dreamer and Doer Award Recipient, National Latin Exam Award for Excellence, 2nd Place in the State Latin Forum for Computer Programs, Laker Legend Participant, Latin Laker Award Recipient
  • Leadership Positions: Vice President of the National Junior Honor Society (Requires a minimum GPA of 3.85)
  • Other Interests: Soccer, Tennis
  • Little Known Facts: unknown
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K3
  • 2018 Freshman at University of Michigan

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Marya T.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: National English Honor Society member, Aspire member, National Art Honors Society, Headmasters List, JCL member, Debate Club (JSA), Art Laker Award, Dance Laker Award, Outstanding Scholar, Fine Arts Student of the Week, WPS Art Show 3rd place for 2D Visual Art
  • Leadership Positions: SGA member in Middle School, Fine Arts Committee
  • Other Interests: Dance, Art, Piano (National Federation of Music Clubs Superior Ratings), Exploring Nature, Tennis, Volunteering, Reading
  • Little Known Facts: She is from Syria and likes watching Parks and Recreation.
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Grant E.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Veritas Award, Outstanding Scholar, Academic Scholarship, Already accepted to University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School of Business
  • Leadership Positions: Debate Captain, WPS Urban Outreach President
  • Other Interests: Fencing, Water skiing, Slalom Skiing, Wake boarding
  • Little Known Facts: He is a Nationally Rated Fencer
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4
  • 2015 Freshman at the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business

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Valentina G.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: National Spanish Exam Gold (Nationally 98th Percentile), Certificado de Excelencia of the Spanish Honor Society, Headmaster's List 9th-12th Grade, Biology Award, Chemistry Award, Past Laker Legend (1st in Oration)
  • Leadership Positions: Pre-Health Club President, Founder of "Proyecto: Niƒ±os del Mundo" a humanitarian outreach project in an under served hospital in Ecuador, has been involved in SGA from 9-12th grade, New Student Ambassador
  • Other Interests: WPS Varsity Cross-Country, Global Health, Literature
  • Little Known Facts: She is a published author of a poetry anthology "From My Heart to Yours: A Collection of Musings" with works in both English and Spanish
  • WPS Student Since: 7th Grade
  • 2015 Freshman at Yale University

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Nana B.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Veritas Award Winner
  • Leadership Positions: Writer for Yearbook for two years, member of National French Honor Society, French Club, Debate Team and Model UN
  • Other Interests: Cross-country, Reading, Writing, Watching youtube videos, and Disney movies.
  • Little Known Facts: She loves languages and can speak French and German fluently, and looking forward to learning more in the future.
  • WPS Student Since: 10th Grade
  • 2016 Freshman at Johns Hopkins University (was also accepted to attend Brown University)

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Alex S.

Alumni • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Quill and Scroll Award Winner, CSPA Gold Circle Award, AP Human Geography Award, Gold and Silver Medals in the National Latin Exam
  • Leadership Positions: Yearbook Editor, Newspaper Editor, Vice President of Latin Club and Thespians
  • Other Interests: Travel, Writing, Eating, Interested in studying Geography and Journalism in College
  • Little Known Facts: He is taking 4 HL classes in the IB Diploma Program. He is also, part of a vocal group called Wren 5 and will be playing Seymour in the spring production of Little Shop of Horrors.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade
  • 2016 Freshman at Northwestern University

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Academic Mentors

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Jack H.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 10th grade Headmasters list, National Junior Honor Society 2015-2017, National Society of High School Scholars, Varsity Basketball Player.
  • Leadership Positions: 2018-2019 JV Basketball Team Captain, 2014-2017 Middle School SGA, Junior Classical League Member, AllWays Purpose Club Executive
  • Other Interests: Basketball, Table Tennis, Skiing, Bowling, Art, Community Service.
  • Little Known Facts: Teaching himself to become fluent in Portuguese.
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Blake S.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Duke Tip Participant, Laker Legend, Member of the Junior Honor Society, Member of National Honor Society, Member of National High School Scholars, Headmasters List, Participated in Young Entrepreneurs of Windermere Preparatory Pitch Presentation at Rollins MBA Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership Positions: One of the founding members of the 2021 Club - dedicated to helping the homeless.
  • Other Interests: Tennis, Piano, Digital Art, Youtube, Entrepreneurship
  • Little Known Facts: Dad is a doctor and Mom is a nurse. Enjoys anything creative
  • and loves to edit/create videos.
  • WPS Student Since: Kindergarten

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Hannah A.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 10th Grade WPS Outstanding Scholar, Honor roll (6th-9th), SGA (9th-11th), Most Friendly (8th Grade)
  • Leadership Positions: SGA Class President 2017-2019, 2019-2020 Cheer Captain, Mentor and blogger on Reach A Student, Chick Fil La leader Academy
  • Other Interests: Traveling, cheering/ tumbling, football
  • Little Known Facts: She is afraid of fruit, she is interested in getting her MBA in graduate school, loves California and the warm weather
  • WPS Student Since: 10th Grade

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Jasleen S.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmaster's List-High Honor Roll, National Junior Honor Society Member, Duke TIP, Laker Award, SGA
  • Leadership Positions: SGA 2017-2019 (middle school), Founder/President of WCC (middle school)
  • Other Interests: Track, Piano, Trumpet, and Basketball
  • Little Known Facts: I have long hair! Speaks 3 languages
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Sophia H.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Laker Math Award, Outstanding Scholar Award, Laker Science Award, Laker Veritas Medal, 2nd Place in Vocabulary at Latin Regionals, 9th-grade outstanding scholar, Certificate of Honorable Merit (Maximum Cum Laude), 9th Grade World Language Award, Duke Tip program, National Junior Latin Honors Classical League, Pre-Med Club, The National Society of High School Scholars, The National Youth Leadership Forum: Medicine, National Honors Society, Multi Professional Obstetrics Simulation Training, WPS Academic Team, National English Honor Society, Scientific Research Association.
  • Leadership Positions: Founder of Code Red Charity, Assistant associate at Party City, Summer Camp leader and assistant, President of the Kelso Pet Sitting program.
  • Other Interests: swimming, soccer, writing, painting, Latin, and ASL.
  • Little Known Facts: Her favorite animal is guinea pigs and she's an avid fan of musical theatre.

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Reya P.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Duke Tip Recipient, Honor Roll
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor on Reach A Student 
  • Other Interests: Golf, Cooking, Swimming
  • Little Known Facts: She loves to travel
  • WPS Student Since: 11th grade

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Mirabella M.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: IB Diploma Candidate, Headmaster's List, WPS Unitas Award Recipient, WPS Dance Award Recipient, Team GPA Award Girl's Cross Country 2019, Latin Regional Forum Models Award Recipient 2016 (3rd place) and 2018 (2nd place), Successful AP Student, Varsity Track and Field Captain, Varsity Cross Country Girls Leader, Member of WPS's First-Ever Weightlifting Team
  • Leadership Positions: Varsity Track and Field Captain, Member of Numerous Clubs and Societies, (Jesus Oriented Youth, National Honor Society, National Honor Society for Dance Arts, National Art Honor Society, Junior Classical League, Pre-Health Club, Scientific Research), Oldest of 3 Siblings
  • Other Interests: Dance, Running, Lithuanian, Writing, Math
  • Little Known Facts: Mirabella was the only athlete to qualify and attend the FHSAA cross country states in her first year on the team (2018-2019 season).
  • WPS Student Since: Kindergarten

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Ryleigh R.

11th Grade

I would love to hear your questions and concerns and help get you through these confusing times. If you are struggling or have any concerns feel free to reach out to me to talk!  

  • Qualifications: 2019 National Honor Society (NHS), 2019 National English Honor Society (NEHS), IB Diploma Program Participant, Club Member  
  • Other Interests: Traveling The World, Spending time with Friends and Family, Animals, amd Medicine. 
  • Little Known Facts: I lived in northern Vermont until I was 15. 
  • WPS Student Since:  Sophomore Year 

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Manya A.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Member of ASPIRE (6th-8th), Headmasters List - Grades 6 - 8, Outstanding Scholar Certificate (6th-8th), 2018 Math Laker Award and 2018 Latin Laker Award, Perfect Score on the Novice National Latin Exam, 2018 Noetic Math National Honor Roll Recipient, 2018 Most Improved Swimmer Award, JCL 4th Place Ribbon for Customs - 2018, 2019 History Laker Award, Promising Young Writers Candidate, Academic Honors Scholarship Recipient, Duke Tip
  • Leadership Positions: 9th Grade SGA Class Representative, 8th Grade SGA Class Representative, Member of the Swim and Dive Team since 6th Grade, Yearbook Staffer
  • Other Interests: Yoga, Fashion, Cooking, Writing, Reading, Organizing
  • Little Known Facts: She loves anything with chicken. 
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade 

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 • Mentor and Interviewer

Hannah N.

12th Grade • Mentor and Interviewer

  • Qualifications: High Honor Roll (Middle School), Promising Young Writers Candidate, Duke TIP, 2015 and 2016 National Latin Exam Award Recipient, Finalist of 2014-2015 School Year Spelling Bee
  • Leadership Positions: Co-Captian of the Middle School Archery Team
  • Other Interests: Singing, Acting, Dance, Piano, Guitar, Writing, Archery, Medical Field
  • Little Known Facts: She has a talent for singing, won archery regionals in teams in 2015, and is a big fan of the television show "Teen Wolf."
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Rebecca S.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmaster's List 6th-7th Grades, Duke TIP, National Junior Honors Society
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor For Reach A Student
  • Other Interests: Dance, Archery, Latin Club, Chess Club
  • Little Known Facts: Her favorite color is teal and she wants to go into the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) field
  • WPS Student Since: 3rd Grade

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Paris D.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Laker Legend, Aspire
  • Leadership Positions: 2 Years on the Lakerette Dance, Dance Team Historian For 2 Years
  • Other Interests: Photography, Dancing, Fashion, Travel, Alternative Music, Blogging, Poetry, and 80's movies.
  • Little Known Facts: She is an awarded photographer and writea a fashion/photography blog called Roll Film.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade

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Anavi U.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist, High School Science Award (10th grade), National Spanish Exam awards (Levels 2 & 3 bronze medal, Level 4 honorable mention), Director's Award for Chorus, National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Science National Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica, Headmaster's List
  • Leadership Positions: Founder and president of the WPS Astronomy Club, WPS Varsity Archery team member
  • Other Interests: Astrophotography, astrophysics, python coding, piano, choir
  • Little Known Facts: She co-wrote a paper on lunar science that was read by NASA scientists 
  • WPS Student Since: 8th grade

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Neeley D.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Veritas Award 2014, Academic Scholarship Recipient, National Junior Honor Society
  • Leadership Positions: JV Dance Team Captain 2015-2016
  • Other Interests: Dance, Latin
  • Little Known Facts: She was born in Tennessee but moved to Florida when she was 6.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade

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Taylor T.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Language Arts Award 7th Grade, Spelling Bee Finalist 8th Grade
  • Leadership Positions: Academic Mentor for Reach a Student
  • Other Interests: Soccer, Reading, Dance
  • Little Known Facts: She's a Street Ambassador for PETA, loves LUSH, and is strongly against animal cruelty.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade

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 • Mentor and Blogger

Olivia O.

12th Grade • Mentor and Blogger

  • Qualifications: Duke TIP SAT Program, Headmasters List, Geography Bee Participant, Advanced Acting Class, Multiple Club Members, Varsity Dance Team
  • Leadership Positions: Main Cast in Multiple Plays, Varsity Dance Team Motivation Committee
  • Other Interests: Dance, Writing, YouTube, Acting, Makeup
  • Little Known Facts: She loves acting and is currently a leader in Hairspray at JCC.
  • WPS Student Since: 8th Grade

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Shailee S.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 2017 Laker Award , 2016 and 2017 Unitas Award, 2015 Science Award, 2017 Dreamer and Doer, Member of National Junior Honor Society 2015-2017, Placed Summa Cum Laude on the National Latin Exam 2016-2017, 2017 2nd place in the State for Latin Literature Level 1, 2017 2nd Place in the State for Quotes Mottos and Abbreviations, 3rd place in Science Fair, Junior Classical League Member, Academic Scholarship Recipient, Headmaster's List
  • Leadership Positions: SGA Officer, NJHS Leadership Council, 2016-2017 Lacrosse Captain
  • Other Interests: Art, Cooking, Reading, Soccer, and Softball
  • Little Known Facts: Shailee is interested in going into medicine and she loves hangout with friends and going surfing.
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K3

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Cayman S.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: National Society of Scholars, National Junior Honors Society
  • Leadership Positions: Member of Wounded Warriors Cub, Pre-Health Club, and Scientific Research Club
  • Other Interests: Volleyball, Wake Boarding, and Jet Skiing
  • Little Known Facts: She can do an aerial cartwheel!
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Katherine S.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 2017 Math Award, 2018 Virtus Award, Member of National Junior Honor Society 2015-2017, Summa Cum Laude on the National Latin Exam 2017-2018, Headmaster's List
  • Leadership Positions: NJHS Aspire (Middle School), Lacrosse Team 2016-2017, Volleyball Team 2014-2016, Academic Mentor on Reach A Student, New Student Ambassador
  • Other Interests: Cooking, Art, Reading, Traveling
  • Little Known Facts: She lived in Orlando her whole life and she has only ever gone to two schools, WPS and Lake Highland (Kindergarten and 1st Grade).
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K3

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Natalie W.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmaster's list 2014-2018, 6th and 7th grade Laker Award Recipient, 8th Grade Veritas Award Recipient, Member of National Junior Honor Society 2015-2017, NJHS Leadership Council, Academic Scholarship Recipient, Summa Cum Laude on the National Latin Exam, All District Honorable Mention 2015, 1st Team All District 2016 and 2017, Duke TIP State Recognition for Top Performance on SAT, 2018 Outstanding Scholar
  • Leadership Positions: SGA Representative, 8th Grade SGA president, Art Club President, and Photography Club President, Leadership Council
  • Other interests: Drawing, Photography, Volleyball
  • Little Known Facts: She is looking to go to college for volleyball, possibly go into a career in medicine, and loves to take photographs.
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K3

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Haley P.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Member of National Junior Honor Society, Member of Pre Health Club, Member of SGA, Outstanding Scholar, 2018 Outstanding Dancer Award, Member of Varsity Dance Team, Member of Repertoire Dance Company
  • Leadership Positions: SGA Historian and Representative, JV Dance Team Captain, and Varsity Dance Team Historian
  • Other Interests: Dance, Art
  • Little Known Facts: She has been dancing since she was 3!
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Zaid S.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 7th Grade Math Laker Award Recipient, 8th Grade Latin Laker Award Recipient, 8th Grade Veritas Laker Award Recipient, 9th Grade Veritas Laker Award Recipient, Member of National Junior Honor Society 2015-17, Past Laker Legend in 8th Grade, 2016 Outstanding Scholar, 2017 Outstanding Scholar, 2018 Outstanding Scholar, Scored 5 on AP United States History Exam, Summa Cum Laude on 2017 National Latin Exam, Magna Cum Laude on 2018 National Latin Exam, Placed 5th in Grammar II at 2018 Regional Latin Forum, Placed 1st in Audio/Visual Grades 5-9 at 2018 Latin State Forum, 2017 Promising Young Writers Award Recipient
  • Leadership Positions: 2015 - 2018 Middle School SGA, Junior Classical League Member
  • Other Interests: Tennis, Piano,Writing
  • Little Known Facts: He is interested in becoming a neurosurgeon in the future.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade

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Amanda H.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Community Service Award, National Junior Honor Society, Math Award (seventh grade), Headmasters List (Middle School), Headmasters List (9th Grade) 
  • Leadership Positions: JV Volleyball Captain 
  • Other Interests: Volleyball, Traveling, and Concerts 
  • Little Known Facts: She is from Boston and loves everything about the Patriots and Red Sox. 
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4

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Nolan M.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: APUSH Award, Headmaster's List 9th Grade
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor on Reach A Student 
  • Other Interests: Baseball, Kneeboarding, Tubing
  • Little Known Facts: He plays the guitar.
  • WPS Student Since: 3rd Grade

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Janella L.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Leadership Positions: 9th Grade SGA Historian, Yearbook Photographer, 8th Grade Soccer Team Captain, Visual Arts Team at Her Church
  • Qualifications: Headmaster's List, 6th and 7th Grade Laker Award Recipient, 7th and 8th Grade Director's Award for Music from Mr. Hainsworth, 8th Grade Laker Legend Recipient, National Junior Honor Society, WPS Honor Scholarship, Scored in the 97th Percentile on PSAT
  • Other Interests: Photography, Music - Plays the Violin, Piano, Guitar, and Sing, Soccer
  • Little Known Facts: Her family is from Finland, and she speaks fluent Finnish. She loves The Office
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K3

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Dakota M.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 2016 Language Arts Award, 2017 Latin Award, 2017 Language Arts Award, 2018 American History Award, 2017 Spelling Bee Spelling Bee Champion, 2018 Spelling Bee Champion, 2016 Science Fair Honorable Mentions Award, 2nd Place Vocabulary at State Forum2018 , 5th Place PMAQ at State Forum 2018, 5th Place Customs at State Forum 2019, 10th Place Vocabulary at State Forum 2019, 10th Place Customs at National Forum 2019, Headmasters List, High Honor Roll, 3rd Place Customs at National Forum 2019, 4th Quarter Unitas Award, 2018-19 Outstanding Scholar Award, 2017-2019 Magna Cum Laude NLE Award, WPS Academic Scholarship Recipient, Duke TIP Center Qualifying Student, Duke TIP Summer Studies 2017
  • Leadership Positions: SGA Representative 2015-2018, Head of Halloween Committee, Head of Exam Care Package Committee, Aspire 2015-2018, JCL 2016-2019, first JCL Junior Vice President, JCL Recording Secretary 2018-2020, JCL Regional Leader 2018-2020, NJAHS 2015-2018, NJAHS Secretary 2016-2017, Erudite Co-Founder, Erudite Co-President, SGA Representative 2019-2020, and Certamen Team Captain
  • Other Interests: Reading, writing, Latin, and ballet
  • Little Known Facts: Dakota lives on a farm and has had many chickens.
  • WPS Student Since: Kindergarten

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Morgan A.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmaster's List & High Honor Roll, Star Laker Award Recipient, Math Laker Award Recipient, 2016-2018 Middle School Cheer Team, 2017-2018 Middle School Lacrosse Team
  • Leadership Positions:  Middle School SGA, Lacrosse Team Member, Past Tennis Team Member
  • Other Interests:Cooking, Art, Traveling, Lacrosse, History, Reading, Friends and Family
  • Little Known Fact: She was born in Boston, but has moved around a lot since she was a kid.
  • WPS Student Since: 4th Grade

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Myesha M.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications:NJHS, Art Club, Headmaster's list, SGA (4th-8th) grade, Duke TIP, Spelling Bee (7th grade),
  • Leadership Positions: SGA representative (4th-8th grade), Academic Mentor on Reach a Student
  • Other Interests: Rowing, Travelling, Piano, and Cooking
  • Little Known Facts: : Myesha wants to be a dermatologist, speaks 2 languages, and has been to 6/7 continents.
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4

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Courtney M.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: WPS Academic Scholarship Recipient, Headmasters List, Butler Award Recipient, Language Arts Award Recipient, 2015-2016 Spelling Bee Participant, Duke TIP
  • Leadership Positions: Middle School SGA, Art Club (8th Grade), Captain of Middle School Soccer Team (8th), Captain of Club Soccer Team (Current)
  • Other Interests: Soccer, Animals
  • Little Known Facts:She is a perfectionist and plays soccer almost every day
  • WPS Student Since: 3rd Grade

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Hannah L.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: WPS Academic Scholarship Recipient, Headmasters List, Duke TIP
  • Leadership Positions: Member of Volleyball Team, Art Club (8th grade)
  • Other Interests: Volleyball, My Dogs, Hanging Out With Friends
  • Little Known Facts: She is a perfectionist.
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K 3

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Jay K.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmaster's List, National Junior Honor Society member 2017 (Requires a minimum GPA of 3.85), Past Spelling Bee winner, WPS Outstanding Scholar
  • Leadership Positions: Robotics Club Programmer
  • Other Interests: Robotics, Archery, Lacrosse, Soccer, Biking, Fishing
  • Little Known Facts: Prefers Broccoli Over Bread
  • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4

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Athletic Mentors

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Kristjana P.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Headmasters and High Honor Roll in the 2017-2018 School Year, National Latin Exam Award Recipient 2015, Sports Medicine
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor at a Horse Riding Academy for Kids in Iceland
  • Other Interests: Sports, Like Soccer and Softball, Sports Medicine
  • Little Known Facts: Kristjana moved from Iceland to Orlando when she was 10 years old, speaking little to no English. She speaks Icelandic fluently. She is interested in the field of Biology and Sports Medicine. She also enjoys horseback riding in Iceland. Kristjana is a big fan of music and her favorite artist is Kanye West.
  • WPS Student Since: 5th Grade

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Isabel T.

11th Grade • Athletic and Academic Mentor

  • Qualifications:Headmaster's list, Best Defensive Soccer Player, 1st Place at The Examen Nacional de Español
  • Leadership Positions: One of The Soccer Varsity Captains, Member of Varsity Swim Team
  • Other Interests: Soccer, Swimming, Music, Travel, Science
  • Little Known Facts: She was born in Brazil but moved to the United States when she was 14 and she wants to play soccer in college.
  • WPS Student Since: 9th Grade

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Cole N.

11th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications:Awarded the "Butler" Award for Being The Best Student-Athlete in His Class (Middle School), Awarded "Musician of the Year," and "Director's Award for Music." Participated in the Spelling and Geography Bees. Plays Football, Basketball, Baseball, and Golf.
  • Leadership Positions: Captain of His Football, Basketball, and Baseball Teams and an Up in Coming Athlete at the Varsity Level for These Sports
  • Other Interests: Piano, Violin, Bass, Fishing, Watching Football, University of Florida Super Fan, Hopes to Attend UF Rinker School of Building Construction in the future.
  • Little Known Facts: He is on the football, basketball, and baseball teams at WPS. His family is Iranian.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade

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Jordan B.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: 8th and 9th grade Volleyball Teams, Headmaster's List (Middle School), National Junior Honor Society (7th and 8th Grade).
  • Leadership Positions: Blogger for Reach A Student
  • Other Interests: Reading, Writing and Music.
  • Little Known Facts: She loves to travel and has lived in Florida all her life.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade

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Taylor S.

10th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: Spanish Award, Headmaster's List in 7th and 8th Grade
  • Leadership Positions: National Junior Art Society, National Junior Honors Society
  • Other Interests: Volleyball, Wake Boarding
  • Little Known Facts: Her volleyball team won AAU Nationals.
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Samantha W.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications:High Honor Roll Throughout 7th and 8th Grade, Student Ambassador Member, Lend A Paw Member
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor for Reach a Student
  • Other Internists: Volleyball, Wakeboarding, and Traveling
  • Little Known Facts: She has 2 dogs.
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

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Alesha M.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications:High Honor Roll (8th Grade), Cheer Camp Medal, Global Games Medal  
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor on Reach A Student
  • Other Interests: Volleyball, Cheer, Soccer, Shopping, Traveling
  • Little Known Facts: She doesn't have a middle name and has a cute little dog.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade 

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Freya O.

9th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: High Honor Roll 8th Grade, Volunteered for Children's Summer Camp
  • Leadership Positions: Mentor for Reach A Student
  • Other Interests: Volleyball and Photography
  • Little Known Facts: She is from England.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade

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Boarding Student Mentors

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Emma N.

12th Grade • Mentor

  • Qualifications: She just published her first book and won numerous awards for my writing pieces.
  • Leadership Positions: Member of the National Thespian Society.
  • Other Interests: Acting, Singing, Dancing, Art, and Anything Broadway.
  • Little Known Facts: She was diagnosed a few years ago with a heart condition, but she still enjoys life no matter what.
  • WPS Student Since: 9th Grade

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Interviewers

 • Interviewer

Kaiya C.

11th Grade • Interviewer

  • Qualifications:ESL English 3 award, High School Honor Roll
  • Leadership Positions: Interviewer for Reach A Student
  • Other interests: Tennis, Swimming, Piano, Traveling, Cooking, Reading.
  • Little Known Facts: She is shy but enjoys talking and making friends with others. She would like to learn a new language in the future.
  • WPS Student Since: 9th Grade

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Maya M.

10th Grade • Interviewer

  • Qualifications: High Honor Roll, Headmaster's List, 7th Grade Science Award, 8th Grade Art Award, National Junior Honors Society
  • Leadership Positions: Member of JV Volleyball team
  • Other Interests: Art, Traveling, Cooking, Volleyball and other sports, Music, and Exploring Nature.
  • Little Known Facts: She was born in Plantation (South Florida), and her parents are from Brazil. She speaks both English and Portuguese fluently. She moved to Germany when she was 5 years old, and lived there for 3 years.
  • WPS Student Since: 2nd Grade

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Grace A.

11th Grade • Interviewer

  • Qualifications: Headmasters List for 3 Years, Unitas Award Recipient, Laker Award Recipient, Butler Award Recipient.
  • Leadership Positions: Captain of Middle School Basketball Team, SGA Representative in Middle School and High School.
  • Other Interests: Traveling, Hanging Out With Friends and Family, Animals, Playing Guitar, Reading, Youth Group at Church.
  • Little Known Facts: She loves traveling anywhere with friends and family, and loves The Office.
  • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade

Bloggers

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Alex S.

12th Grade • Blogger

  • Qualifications: Headmasters list/High honor roll, Achieved one Excellent and two superior awards at the Florida State Thespians Festival.
  • Leadership Positions: National Thespian Honor society, Lakerette Motivation committee 2016/2017
  • Other Interests: Performing arts, Reading, Traveling
  • Little Known Facts: Moved from England and loves New York, especially the shows! Scared of Rollercoasters.
  • WPS Student Since: 8th Grade
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    Yasmin C.

    12th Grade • Blogger

    • Qualifications: Honors Student, Loves Helping Others, 8th Grade Tennis Team, and National Junior Art Society.
    • Leadership Positions: Blogger for Reach A Student
    • Other Interests: Swimming, Tennis
    • Little Known Facts: She is bilingual and has visited 15+ countries.
    • WPS Student Since: 1st Grade

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    Molly M.

    12th Grade • Blogger

    • Qualifications: Secretary and Treasurer At Her Old School's Student Council, Was on Her School's Service Club
    • Leadership Positions: Team Captain of Her Gymnastics Team, Blogger for Reach A Student
    • Other Interests: Dance, Gymnastics, Allstar Cheer, Movies
    • Little Known Facts: Her favorite color is pink and she is from Wisconsin.
    • WPS Student Since: 9th Grade

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    Megan H.

    12th Grade • Blogger

    • Qualifications: High Honors Roll/ Headmaster's List, Lakerettes Dance Team, Duke TIP, Star Student Award Recipient 2015, Dance Award Recipient 2016
    • Leadership Positions: Co-Captain of the WPS JV Dance Team, Captain of Lower School Popcorn
    • Other Interests: Music, Writing, Dance, Traveling
    • Little Known Facts: She was born and raised in Windermere, has been to 4 of the 7 continents,and wants to be involved in the production of music when she gets older.
    • WPS Student Since: Pre-K4

    Audio & Video Editors

     • Editor and Blogger

    Halldora T.

    12th Grade • Editor and Blogger

    • Qualifications: Honor Roll, WPS Varsity Soccer Team, Three Year Recipient of the Middle School Art Award
    • Leadership Positions: Captain of the Middle School Soccer Team, President of Middle School Art Honors Society.
    • Other Interests: Traveling, Photography, Art
    • Little Known Facts: She loves sloths!
    • WPS Student Since: 6th Grade