Area Learning Center standout student

Published 10:36 pm Friday, December 8, 2017

Jennifer Hernandez

Age: 16

Parents: Lucina Martinez and the late Ernesto Hernandez

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Born: Albert Lea

Elementary school: Halverson.

Favorite teacher: Mr. Zeman was my favorite teacher. He always paid attention to me. He noticed me and knew my moods. He knew when to push me.

Favorite book/author:  “The Program” by Suzanne Young gives readers a glimpse at different viewpoints of society.

Job: work at Hy-Vee.

After school: I would like to go to college for cosmetology or to be a narcotics officer.

Advice for younger students: Focus on your education first. Friends should be second; always education first.