- ID: 4889
- Gender: M
- Age: 16
- Grade: 11
- Academic Year 2021
Alvaro is a boy from Spain who will be 16 years old at the start of his exchange. He describes himself as friendly, responsible, polite, and flexible, with a sense of humor. He loves both individual and team sports, especially soccer, basketball, cycling, and “padel”, a sport that is popular in Spain and is a cross between racquetball and squash. His favorite sport is soccer. He practices soccer four days a week, is captain of his school team, and plays defender. He is very social, and enjoys spending time with family and friends. In his spare time he likes playing video games and watching sports on T.V. He lives in a country house, so he often helps his parents with the garden. During his exchange, he is open to playing any sport. Teachers describe Alvaro as enthusiastic, responsible, cheerful, friendly, intelligent, and outgoing.
Alvaro’s native language is Spanish. He has studied English for 9 years, and has also studied Catalan (9 years). He gets very good grades, and his favorite subjects are PE, chemistry, and biology. In the future he would like to become a doctor. Alvaro will be placed in the 11th grade during his exchange.
Alvaro lives with both parents and 2 older sisters, with whom he has a good relationship. His parents are both doctors. He has no allergies or dietary restrictions. He has dogs and is willing to live with pets, except cats and rodents, which he is afraid of.