Carla Nathaly Garcia Ayala |

Carla Nathaly Garcia Ayala

Your full name: Carla Nathaly Garcia Ayala

Nickname: Carlita, Sapito (meaning froggy, because of my eyes), Colgate smile

Your school: Battle Mountain

How many years in the valley: 11

Siblings: One brother (and my dog and ferret)

Names of parent(s): Jose and Clava

My parents named me this because: My mom wanted a name kind of like her’s, she just changed the “L”

What are your plans for after graduation: Going to Mexico, then to college

Where would like to see yourself in 10 years: Maybe married

What will you miss most about high school: Friends

What will you miss least about high school: Homework, getting up early

Favorite memory during high school: My sophomore year, homecoming

Who do you most admire and why: I don’t know

Favorite teacher: Most of my teachers were great people

If you could have dinner with anyone, alive or dead, who would it be and why: I don’t know

I’m looking forward to … Going to Mexico City after graduation

I can’t believe … I made it! I’m graduating with my class!

Most people don’t know I … like to rock climb, and that I am part Italian, Chinese and black

Favorite meal: Beef taquitos with guacamole

Advice for younger students: Be yourself, don’t try too hard to fit in and don’t be intimidated by the seniors

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