Student Spotlight
Leanna S. – 12th Grade

Do you have a favorite teacher at school?

Ms. Brianna is my favorite teacher. I have known her for a long time, and she has been very helpful.

What do you enjoy most about coming to school every day?

I enjoy doing all the fun activities we have and all the fun things we do. We are going to have a talent show and dance this month.

What is something you are really proud of having accomplished recently at school?

I am proud of how far I have come in learning. I am also proud of how I was able to get a volunteer job at the AZ Humane Society with the help of our transition program.

What would you tell a new student who is just starting at school and is nervous on their first day?

It is a lot of fun going to school here and you will love it.

What advice do they have for their fellow students on achieving their goals?

To be successful you need to study hard and learn a lot. You also have to listen to your teacher.

What is one thing you want people to know about kids with autism?

People with autism learn differently and you cannot push them to hard.