Deisy Diaz, 18, of, Sterling, is one of Sterling High School’s March Students of the Month. She is the daughter of Antonio and Claudia Diaz and has a brother, Tony, 15, and a sister, Mariana, 8.
Favorite classes: Math and publications, because of my friends.
Top teachers: Alexis Rivera, AP calculus, because he is funny and extremely helpful. Also, Jennifer Drew, publications, because she is easy to talk to and hilarious.
Extracurriculars: Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE), National Honor Society, United Warriors, cheerleading, and Publications
After graduation: I want to major in biomedical engineering.
Paycheck: I work at the Sterling Theater. I am a cashier and work the concession stand.
Best friend: Lucia Castro, because she is funny, sassy, and we like to create chaos together.
Favorite singer and musical group: Diplo and Major Lazer
Favorite actor: Kerry Washington
Favorite TV shows: “Scandal”, “Criminal Minds”, and “Law and Order: SVU”
Hobbies: Reading and writing
Favorite game: UNO
Favorite food: Chinese
Biggest fears: Heights, needles, and failure
What makes your blood boil? When people ask me too many questions.
What kind of music makes your skin crawl? Country
Hangouts: If I’m not at my friend Lucia’s house, you can usually find me at work.
High school survival guide: Do your homework, but also have fun and not get so stressed out.
Useless knowledge: How the Federal Reserve works
I’m in the dictionary next to: Pugnacious, because I always start arguments and try to win.
Secret twin: America Ferrera. I’ve been told I look like her.
Personal trivia: My thumbs are double-jointed.
Dream job: I would be a surgeon so I could save lives.
Trading places: Beyonce, because she is flawless. I would sing and dance as fabulously as she does.
Trading spaces: Brazil, because I love the culture and samba music.
Read this: “Divergent” by Veronica Roth. I enjoyed the book because of the action and romance.
Shout out to: Brooke, J. Evan, Dillon Francis, and my theater crew.