- ID: 4993
- Gender: F
- Age: 15
- Grade: 10
- Academic Year 2021
Carola is a 14-year-old girl from Spain who will be turning 15 before the start of her exchange. Carola describes herself as being friendly, tidy, studious, and responsible, with a sense of humor. She loves sports of all kinds. Some of her favorites are basketball, soccer, and padel (a popular sport in Spain, similar to tennis). She also likes water sports, such as rowing, sailing, and surfing. In the winter she enjoys skiing and snowboarding. She is a dancer as well, and has done ballet since she was 3 years old. She also participates in scouting, and belongs to a volunteer group that helps orphaned children. In her spare time, Carola enjoys listening to music, especially reggae, pop, and songs in English. In 2018, she and her parents travelled to the U.S. for a month and visited New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and San Francisco, which she very much enjoyed. If possible Carola would like to continue with ballet during her exchange as well as surfing, skiing, and/or snowboarding. She is also interested in learning about American football.
Carola's native language is Spanish. She has been studying English for 13 years. She has also studied French for 4 years. She gets good grades, and her favorite subjects are math and biology. Teachers and adult friends describe Carola as kind, responsible, open-minded, hard-working, and organized. In the future, she would like to pursue a career in nursing. Carola will attend 10th grade during her exchange.
Carola lives with both parents and is an only child. Her parents are both economists. Carola likes dogs, and can live in a home with pets, except cats and guinea pigs, which she is afraid of. She is also afraid of rats, reptiles, and spiders. She has no allergies or dietary restrictions.