Janaysa Dorcin, 18, from North Miami Beach is a 12th grader at American Senior High School and is its valedictorian.
She is to attend Harvard University in the fall, her college and career advisor Martha Subias-Porro says.
Janaysa is class president and studied in the Cambridge program. She is also enrolled at Miami Dade College, from which she hopes to obtain an associate degree.
A member of the high school’s Law Academy, Janaysa is interning at a law firm, Subias-Porro says.
She has also served as a policy fellow in Miami-Dade County school board member Luisa Santos’ office.
She participated in Nazarene Youth Bible Quizzing; National Honor Society and played on the high school golf team, Subias-Porro said.
Photo courtesy of the school.