Andrea de Avila
Andrea de Avila is a 17 year old senior at San Pedro High School. She culminated from Bandini Street Elementary School and Richard Henry Dana Middle School, and is working towards graduating from San Pedro High School. She holds a Golden Honor Roll award since sophomore year; maintaining a 3.8 gpa. She wants to attend Community College and transfer to a University, while training to become a paramedic. Andrea aspires to become a paramedic because she wants to help others in need. She was born in San Pedro at Little Company of Mary hospital and was raised here. In 10 years, Andrea hopes to have a career in being a paramedic and wants to move to Long Beach because she enjoys the environment. She’s traveled to Mexico and Acapulco, hopes to travel and see more of the world. Her favorite quote is “No matter how difficult life gets the important thing is to live it with hope”, she finds it inspirational. She volunteers at the pet shelter on her free time because she adores animals and has a passion for taking care of them. Andrea’s advice to be as successful as she is in high school is to put time and dedication into every assignment you receive and you'll accomplish what you're working towards.

Andrea de Avila, Staff Writer

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