Alejandra Villa, 17, of Rock Falls, is Rock Falls High School's February Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Joaquin and Consuelo Villa, and has two brothers, Eric, 23, and Carlos, 12.
Favorite class: Psychology, because I like to figure out how a person thinks and why they think that way.
Top teacher: Mark Truesdell, social studies, because he challenges us and prepares us for what college will be like.
Extracurriculars: Cheerleading, National Honor Society, BLIND, Student Council, Junior Optimists Club, Arts Club.
After graduation: I hope to major in dental hygiene at The College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn.
Best friends: Melissa Villa, Jessica Hicks, and Sandra Gomez. They are all just so funny and make me laugh, and are there for me.
Favorite musical group: One Direction
Favorite actor: Dylan O’Brien
Favorite movie and TV show: "She’s the Man" and "Pretty Little Liars"
Hobby: Making videos with my friends
Favorite game or outdoor activity: Football
Favorite food: Chinese
Biggest fears: Failing, and spiders
Least favorite class: Math
What makes your blood boil? Annoying people
What kind of music makes your skin crawl? Opera
Hangouts: My friends' houses or at home with my mom
Key to surviving high school: Get Involved.
Useless knowledge: Sine, cosine and tangent
I'm in the dictionary next to: Shy, because I'm quite when I first met people.
Personal trivia: I love sharks.
Dream job: A detective
Trading places: With Jennifer Lawrence, because I would love to act in "The Hunger Games" movie.
Trading spaces: London at Christmas time, because I love the accents they have and the culture.
Read this: "Mockingjay" by Suzanne Collins
Shout out to: Hi, Mom!