Austin  Porras has a GPA: 4.3095 and his Class Standing: 3 of 293 and he has Academic Letters: two letters and one certificate. Austin is a very busy student, as you will see:
Activities: ● Student Council from 9th to 11th grade. Officer in 10th grade and president in 11th ● National Honor Society in 11th and 12th grade ● Student Advisory Committee for Douglas County School District from 10th to 12th grade ● Work at Waterway Carwash from 11th to 12th grade ● Work at College Mowers summers after 10th and 11th grade
Athletics: ● Tennis for four years ○ Captain on JV for 10th and 11th grade ○ Varsity letter 12th grade ○ Academic All State CHSAA Award
Interests and Hobbies: ● Hiking (Have done twenty 14ers as well as Mt. Kilimanjaro) ● Backpacking (Go on trips every summer) ● Ceramics (Spend upwards of 10 hours a week in the ceramics room at school) ● Concerts (Try to go to as many as I can) ● Psychology/Neuroscience (Try to learn as much as I can because it fascinates me)
Community Service: ● Scouts (Eagle Scout) ● Spent last summer in Africa with an organization called Humanitarian Experience for Youth ● Girls tennis manager ● Student Advisory Group ● Bunch of smaller projects through church and scouts
Future Plans: ● College: ○ Applied to University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State University, and Princeton.
Ponderosa HS Student of the Month, Austin Porras, Pic, l-r, sister, Crystal, mother, Troy, father, Austin, Mieah Bernhardt, teacher and RotarianJim Muir.