Christine Forbes is a senior at Alonso High School, who will be graduating with a 3.8 unweighted GPA (top four percentile of the class). In the Fall, she will be attending Barnard College of Columbia University where her intended major will be Psychology with a minor in History.
Christine is an accomplished dancer. She has studied for over twelve years, and mastered ballet, pointe, tap, modern and jazz. In the summer of 2012, she was selected to attend a dance intensive workshop with the Alvin Ailey Dance School. In the summer of 2014, she was selected to attend a Leadership Education and Development Summer Business Institute (LEAD) at the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University. At Alonso High School, she is a member of National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society and the Black Leaders Empowering Successful Scholars Club where she holds the treasurer position.
Christine also volunteers with Youth-4-Truth Church and the Upper Tampa Bay Library Teen Advisory Board. She is a member of Bible Based Fellowship Church of Temple Terrace.