Wendy Castillo - SWHS

Wendy Castillo
Spring Woods School
College/School: Texas A&M University
Career Goal: Petroleum Engineering

Wendy ranks first in her class of 463 and is valedictorian of the Class of 2013. Her awards include: National Honor Society; 17th in the nation as a freshman on the French National Exam; Academic Achievement Awards in multiple classes; recipient of a scholarship from the Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association; and letters in choir, soccer and volleyball.

Aside from excelling in academics and sports, Wendy is genuine, dependable, caring and mature beyond her years. During a three-year absence by her mother who was in Mexico, Wendy took on the responsibility for most of the household cooking and cleaning, while caring for her father, twin brother and other siblings. In addition, she also worked part time, volunteered and studied.
Wendy will attend Texas A&M University to study petroleum engineering this fall.

2013 Nabors Industries Scholarship Winner
Nabors Industries is a Community Partner with SBISD. Nabors employees serve as mentors in the district’s Springboard Mentoring program for middle and high school students. The Nabors Industries adult mentors presented these scholarships to their students, also known as mentees.


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