“Michael always does his best work and shares in classroom discussions. He is a positive role model in the classroom and is a friend to everyone. Michael is respectful and honest. He is a wonderful addition to our class.” -Ms. Kaitlin Duprey, Michael’s fifth grade teacher
Tell us about yourself?
I like football. Last year I played for the Speed Demons. I play wide-receiver and running back. I like to play Xbox. My favorite game is Call of Duty. I also like to hang out with my family.
Tell us about your family?
My mom is a Dental Assistant and my dad is in the US Army and is currently stationed in Kuwait. I have younger half-sister, Charlotte, and a cat name Maddie.
What are your hobbies outside of school?
Other than playing football, I like to hangout with my friend Ashton. We go swimming and jump on the trampoline.
What is your favorite sport?
I like football because there is a lot of action. My favorite NFL team is the Arizona Cardinals. My favorite player is Larry Fitzgerald because he is a wide receiver like me and has good sportsmanship.
What is your favorite food?
Mac and cheese. Homemade is best. Once I had mac and cheese called “heart attack in a crock pot.” It was my favorite.
What if your favorite subject?
Math is my favorite subject because I like to add stuff and get my hands on things. I also like math because it is challenging but easy too.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
I want to be a football player or in business. If I was a businessman I would like to work in a bank.
What is your favorite thing about GAA?
There are nice teachers and good students so it is easy to make friends and I feel like I am loved here.
Michael is a fifth grader at Gilbert Arts Academy.