Extracurricular work in high school: Extra Leadership & Work Samples

Escola americana do rio de janeiro


Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil 1998-June 2013

Brazilian and American Diploma, International Baccalaureate Programme(2012-2013)


Service Oriented Students (SOS)   

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/EARJ-Service-Oriented-Students-SOS-258080477553903/

President of the board (August 2011- June 2013)

  • Functioned as a leader of the group and main organizer of all fundraisers and social projects such as: SUS Fundraiser, CCR2 Ballet Kits, McDia Feliz, weekly/monthly bake sales, and holiday philanthropy events.

  • Worked as head organizer in the planning of the annual SOS Walkathon (Walk Against Cancer) that raises more than R$35,000 for the National Cancer Institute (INCA) and works as a movement of more than 2 thousand people in the city of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Managed the library construction and restoration of the Community Center CCR2 at Rocinha.

  • Created and developed the Think Pink Week and Balloons for Cancer events at Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro.

Student Council (STUCO)    

Class Vice-President  (August 2009- June 2012)

  • Organized and planed Student Council events such as: Upper School Welcome Back BBQ, Worker's BBQ, March Madness week, Ginkana, Holiday fundraising activities, Codorna Cup, and Talent Show.

  • Organized and planed fundraising events for our class such as the Junior Down to Date and Senior Fashion Show.

  • Maintained a regular communication between my class and the Student Council.

Model United Nations (MUN)  

Vice-President  (August 2012-June 2013)

  • Functioned as one of the student leaders of the MUN group at Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro.

  • Organized and hosted weekly debates between the group.

  • Attended the Brazilian MUN conference and international ThiMUN conference as a delegate for two years.



Yearbook Staff

Editor in Chief  (August 2013- June 2013)

  • Functioned as head of the Yearbook staff at Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro.

  • Worked with set-up and design of pages using programs such as InDesign and Photoshop.

  • Organized the staff’s tasks, schedule, and due dates.

  • Worked as the staff’s photographer.



Upper School Girl’s Basketball Team

Captain(August 2012- June 2013)

  • Displayed leadership position as captain of the Upper School Girl’s Basketball Team at Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro.

  • Maintained constant communication with the players and the coach.

  • Designed and produced the team’s uniform.

Grupo de Eventos Beneficientes no CCR2 da Rocinha  

Founder & President (March 2012- June 2013)

  • Created and developed the group with students from different high schools and colleges around Rio de Janeiro.

  • Organized and planned all charity events throughout the years.

  • Managed the group’s financial activity.

  • Sustained strong relationship and communication between the staff of the Community Center in the slums and our group.