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Flor Aquino Ortiz named Woodside High student of the week

 

Flor Aquino Ortiz has been named Woodside High School's student of the week for achievements in advanced placement environmental science and community service.

Flor, a senior, is an "earnest, kind, quiet and focused young woman," says environmental science teacher Ann Akey. "She is an attentive and hard-working student."


Flor Aquino Ortiz (Photo courtesy, Sequoia Union High School District)
The hard work has paid off as Flor contemplates many options for college next year. She will have to choose between seven UCs, Chapman University and Loyola Marymount.

Flor volunteers as a soccer coach and for a "College Track" tutoring program that helps first-generation college-bound students.

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