December Female Student of the Month
Meghan Martinez is the 17-year-old daughter of Marvella-Canales Martinez and the late Roberto Martinez. She is ranked number 5 in the senior class with a 4.0 GPA.
Meghan is the Historian of the National Honor Society, Secretary of the Student Council, a member of Link Crew, the Mighty Tiger Band, and UIL Academics. She led the Social Studies team to Regionals last year and is captain of the team again this year. Meghan is in all advanced classes including Honors and dual credit.
She has been on the all A Honor Roll all four years of high school and has received the Outstanding Student Award in dual credit US History. She volunteers at Connally Memorial and has shadowed surgeons at Connally Memorial Hospital.
Meghan has been accepted to the University of Texas at Austin where she plans to major in pre-medicine. Her top strengths are: Achiever, Learner, Activator, Responsibility and Deliberative.
December Male Student of the Month
Hector Machado is the 18-year-old son of Elva and Hector Machado, Sr. He is ranked number 2 in his class with an overall 4.0 GPA.
Hector has been very active in his high school years. He has participated in football, basketball, band, and track & field. He is a current member of the Mighty Tiger Band serving as Historian and is a member of the National Honor Society. He is in all advanced classes including dual credit and On-Ramps.
Hector volunteers with his church youth group participating in Teen ACTS and working as a leader with Vacation Bible School. He has been accepted to the University of the Incarnate Word where he plans to major in Biology with an emphasis on Pharmaceutical Practices. His top strengths are: Input, Learner, Achiever, Restorative and Responsibility.