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Sterling High School Student of the Month: Taylor Hall

Senior Taylor Hall, 17, of Sterling, is Sterling High School’s female Student of the Month for November. She is the daughter of Kathy and Greg Hall, and has a brother, Trevor, 20, a junior at Trine University in Angola, Ind.

Favorite class: Band, because Mr. [Mike] McCoy always has great words of wisdom to share with the class, and we make awesome music every day.

Top teacher: Jennifer Drew. She is always willing to listen and give advice. She makes learning fun.

Extracurriculars: Band, poms, theater, National Honor Society

After graduation: I will attend Columbia College in Chicago to study fashion business and marketing.

Paycheck: I teach dance and choreograph for the summer musical at Woodlawn Arts Academy.

Best friend: Leti Estrada – she is the sister I never had.

Favorite singer or musical group: Mumford & Sons, but Haim is a close second.

Favorite actor: Jennifer Lawrence

Favorite movie: “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”

Favorite TV show: “Pretty Little Liars “

Hobbies: Shopping, dancing, traveling, hanging out with friends

Favorite activity: Swimming

Favorite food: Anything Italian or Mexican

Biggest fear: Creepy-crawly things

Least favorite class: Math

What makes your blood boil? People who don’t realize how privileged they are.

What kind of music makes your skin crawl? Heavy metal

Hangout: Air Play Sports, because it has the best coffee and scones.

High school s urvival guide: Get to know your teachers, get involved, and don’t be afraid to try new things.

Useless knowledge: Logarithms

I’m in the dictionary next to: Positivity, because my cup is always half full!

Secret twin: Rachel Zoe, because we both love fashion.

Personal trivia: I’ve been to Disney World 11 times.

Dream job: Pastry chef, because then I could actually bake things without burning them.

Trading places: With Rachel Zoe, so I could travel the world while learning all of her styling secrets.

Trading spaces: I’d go to Paris, Milan, London and back to New York, because they are the fashion capitals of the world.

Read this: “Perks of Being a Wallflower” by Stephen Chbosky.

Shout out: I’d like to give a shout out to Hayley Osborn for sharing her awesomeness with the world!

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