He tutors students in math and speaks French, a talent he improved through the International Baccalaureate program at Bryan High. Only 2.5% of U.S. high schools have IB, which offers a diploma recognized at universities worldwide.
In his time at Bryan High, he earned the academic all-state team for football and competed on the soccer team. One day, he hopes to beat Magnus Carlsen in chess and make discoveries in mathematics.
A Q&A with Nico
Ana Rojo-Mayorga, a 2021 Bryan Collegiate graduate, is a first-generation college student. That means she is the first person in her family to attend college.
At Bryan Collegiate, Ana had the opportunity to earn an associate’s degree from Blinn College along with her high school diploma. She entered Texas A&M with 58 college credits in her back pocket, giving her a jump start at the university.
At Collegiate, Ana served families in need by creating and donating quilts to Hope’s Locker, Bryan ISD’s clothing closet, and the Baylor Scott & White NICU.
A Q&A with Ana
Sydney Ocon, Rudder High senior, serves as the drum major for the Rudder High marching band, a lieutenant on Rudder’s color guard, and a Skills USA member in law enforcement.
She’s been a part of a band awarded a first division rating in marching and concert competitions and a color guard ranking first in the state in its division.
Only 5% of U.S. high schools offer the nationally-renowned AP Capstone program that strengthens research & presenting skills. Sydney is a member of the program. She plans to use her AP Capstone degree to get on a path to earning a master’s degree in veterinary medicine or attend law school to become a lawyer for the falsely accused.
A Q&A with Sydney