School: San Lee Middle

Hometown: Sanford, NC

Roots: Mexico

Joao Villalba-Aguilar

Joao is a clever student who is highly dedicated to his school work. He is a great friend to his peers and makes sure to be as creative as possible in whatever he does. A talented and intelligent young man, Joao has a zeal for learning and plans to attend college to further his interest in science with hopes to one day become a famous scientist.