Alix Basden
Paul Breaux Middle, eighth grade
Daughter of Alice and Tim Basden

Top school honors:
Paul Breaux’s Student of the Year, first place winner in interpretive reading at District Rally, Speech Club president, Beat Club president and parish quiz bowl winner

Top community honors:
Lead role in acting showcase, first place winner in Declamation and Duo Reading at Abbeville High speech tournament, first place winner in fiction at the Festival of Words writing competition

Hobbies and interests:
Reading, writing, cycling and acting

What do you want to be when you grow up:
I want to be either an investigative journalist or an entrepreneur raising money for cerebral palsy research.

An accomplishment I’m most proud of:
Winning second in the country in the National Junior Beta quiz bowl

Favorite quote:
“Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” - Kurt Cobain


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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