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"I am a Legacy Maker"--Skyla Jean-Baptiste

Skyla Jean-Baptiste


“I am a Legacy Maker”

Enjoy this personality profile, which gives people in the Middletown school district a chance to meet and learn about their scholars. These scholars chose their questions, designed to create a mini-profile of their lives.

Meet Skyla Jean-Baptiste, a William A. Carter fifth-grader.

Her hobbies: “Art and music. Art is my favorite hobby because I can express myself. Music is my favorite hobby because there are many, many different genres of music.”

If she could trade places with someone for one day: “I would be my sister, because she has no homework.”

On her bedroom walls: “Photos and achievements and posters and inspirations.”

The world’s biggest problem: “Gun violence and stealing.”

Her proudest achievement: “Getting into the National Elementary Honor Society.”

Her greatest accomplishment: “I became a big sister in 2019.”

Her ideal meal: “Pizza, waffle fries, chicken nuggets and burgers.”

If she had $1 million: “I would have a mansion.”

What she likes about herself: “That I am creative, helpful and kind.”

What makes her happy: “When other people are happy, and my art work.”