Student of the Month - December 2019 (Max Moreno)
Max Moreno is a senior at Palmer High School in Colorado Springs with a love of reading books and writing poetry. Max went to Las Vegas in 2018 to compete in a National Poetry Competition. Max plans to attend college with a major in Sociology and minors in Choral Arts and Theatrical Production. Max aspires to be a sociologist with a focus on social behavior along with gender roles and the way families interact.
Max is currently participating in the honors International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Max’s talents include writing competitive poetry, singing in jazz choir, playing the ukulele and theater. Ms. Batchedler, the school counselor, is Max’s mentor. Max volunteers every year with Educating Children of Color. Max looks forward to the upcoming 2020 AAYLC and plans to attend poetry and other arts sessions.