Early College Substantial School 2021 Major 10

Ann Houghton
Valedictorian

What higher education will you be attending upcoming 12 months? What do you hope to pursue after university?
I will be attending the University of Texas at Austin to review neuroscience on a pre-med track. I am passionate about investigation, general public health and fitness advocacy, and worldwide scientific tests and hope to choose gain of the myriad of prospects this university gives. I wish to intern at surrounding hospitals, participate in professional medical analysis labs, and analyze abroad in Asia during my years at UT. After graduating school, I hope to show up at health care college to expend the adhering to years of my lifestyle learning to develop into a health practitioner. In addition to turning out to be a medical practitioner, I hope to greatly contribute to Neurodegenerative and Neurodevelopmental issues exploration to just one day help uncover remedies or cures.

What campuses in Round Rock ISD did you attend?
Voigt Elementary University, Herrington Elementary College, and Early Higher education Significant Faculty.

What is your beloved memory of your time in Round Rock ISD?
As a pupil in Spherical Rock ISD, my fondest memory would be when my faculty hosted a expertise demonstrate at the neighboring nursing middle. My mates and I done a couple dances that we experienced worked on all semester, like the choreography, transitions, and outfits! It was heartwarming to see all the people cheer us on as they clapped together. I beloved staying ready to sit up coming to the citizens right after our functionality and belt Sweet Residence Alabama or dance together with them when a good salsa came on. The unconditional hugs and kisses ended up plenty of to make my coronary heart soften! Regrettably, owing to COVID-19, I haven’t noticed any of them in about a year, but this 2nd loved ones will constantly have a location in my coronary heart.

Who has been your most influential trainer in Spherical Rock ISD?
Mr. Spillers, or Significant Dollars Spills, according to his college students, has been the most influential trainer in my educational journey. Outside of currently being extraordinary tutorial help, he has encouraged me during several stressful and hard instances and has reminded me to stay powerful and hold persevering. I experienced a program of both halting by his classroom in the course of free of charge intervals, on Fridays during golf equipment, or interrupting when he’s darting close to campus to check with the craziest lifetime queries (and the occasional math issue far too). He under no circumstances failed to crack the best math joke to cheer the total class up and, even though tranquil, realized specifically how to aid his students. Thank you for generally retaining my head higher than the drinking water!