May 5, 2014 12:00 PM

INDfamily honors Lafayette Parish School System's Students of the Year


Miguel Vasquez
L.J. Alleman Middle School, eighth grade
Son of Axel and Donna Vasquez

Top honors at school:
Student of the Year (2013-14), Student of the Year candidate (2010-11), Principal's list every year, Advanced/mastery LEAP scores and highest academic honors in various subjects

Favorite Subjects:
Math and science

Top Community honors:
Participant in Southern Zone Age Group Swim Championship (2013), selected Louisiana All-Star Swim Team (2014), City of Lafayette Aquatics Age Group Record Holder

Hobbies and interests:
Swimming, running, basketball, reading and music

What do you want to be when you grow up?
I would like to swim professionally. However, I enjoy training, therefore, I would not mind becoming a physical trainer.

An accomplishment I'm most proud of:
Qualifying for the Zones Age Group Championship and being selected to swim in the all-star meet.

Favorite quote:
"If you want to be the best, you have to do things that other people aren't willing to do." - Michael Phelps

Lafayette Parish School System honors its outstanding students of 2014. Learn more about each student in INDfamily's Class Act features.

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