Andrea Knowles—Hope Academy
Andrea Knowles plans to attend Texas Southern University and pursue a degree in business. She attended Rodriguez Elementary and Johnston Middle schools before graduating from the Hope Academy.
Knowles has been active on her school’s dance team, Italian Club, and Girl Scouts of America. She lists her favorite subject as history, and in her spare time, she enjoys dancing and creative writing.
Eliza McQueen—Hope Academy
Eliza McQueen is a member of her school’s Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps and cheerleading squad. She is also active on the cross country and track and field teams. McQueen plans to pursue a degree in pharmacy and hospitality from Stephen F. Austin University.
McQueen attended an elementary school in Liberty ISD and Pershing Middle School before coming to Hope. She lists her favorite subject as chemistry, and some of her hobbies as dancing, practicing gymnastics, and sampling different foods.