September 2019

The Exchange Club of Sebastian Students of the Month | Sept. 2019
Posted on 09/23/2019
SRHS Exchange Club of Sebastian Students of the Month

Zoe Palmer

  • IB Diploma Candidate
  • Weighted GPA—4.596
  • Class Rank—3rd out 380
  • National Honor Society
  • AP Scholar with distinction
  • Senior Class Treasurer
  • President and Founder of the Model UN Club
  • Volunteered at “Fun at Bat” at Historic Dodgertown (2018-2020)
  • Business Owner—Baby Sitting and Dog Sitting

Mr. Sturgeon:  I had the pleasure of teaching Zoe in 8th grade in my IB American History class.  Zoe was always well-prepared and asked in-depth questions.  She is the oldest of five children and strives to set a good example for them. 

Alexander Ortiz Velez


  • IB Diploma Candidate
  • Weighted GPA—4.404
  • Class Rank—15th
  • National Honor Society
  • President of the Excel Club
  • National Society of High School Scholars
  • Encore/Show Choir
  • Bilingual
  • Pianist Volunteer at VNA Hospice in Vero Beach

Alex has a true love for music.  Not only is he a member of the SRHS Choir, he takes piano lessons with Dr. Marcos Daniel Flores (scholarship), sings in the “Bel Canto” style, composes music for soloists and ensembles, and has won many awards such as: 12 Superior Ratings in Solo/Ensemble for singing and piano and was selected for the 2018 All State Florida Music Education Association.