Mt. Hope student of the week: Marisa Silva
This week's Mt. Hope High School student of the week is senior Marisa Silva.
GRADUATING CLASS: 2014
PARENTS/TOWN: Sheila Belanger, Bristol
FAVORITE SCHOOL SUBJECT: Biomedical science
SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Tennis, basketball, outdoor track, VAASA, Debate
WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS AFTER GRADUATION? I plan to attend the University of Rhode Island and major in biological sciences, with hopes of becoming a physician's assistant.
WHO DO YOU LOOK UP TO AND WHY? I look up to my mom because, on her own, she has raised me to be a strong, independent young woman. She has instilled in me that being a well-rounded person opens doors for more opportunities in life.