Student Spotlight


Tzipporah is known for keeping her pencil in her bun. (Photo by Hannah C.)

Interview by Hannah C.

Tzipporah D. is one of many new students at BCHA this year. She just arrived from South Carolina and is happy to be at the school. We are happy to have her here as well. Welcome, Tzipporah!

1.What school did you go to before? I went to Cutler Jewish Day in South Carolina.

2.What do you like about your new school? It’s much bigger here. BCHA has a library and we also get to ride the bus to and from school.

3.How many siblings do you have? I have three siblings.

4.What do you miss about your your old school? I liked it because it was small and comfortable. Even if this school is much bigger, it’s still great.

5. What did like about your old house? I had it all to myself; whereas in my new house, we share it with people. My old house was also very close to my grandparents.

6.Did you like living in South Carolina? Yes — it never snowed!

7. What’s your favorite book? Keeper of the Lost Cities. It’s an awesome series that I totally recommend to everyone.

8. What’s your favorite animal? Well, from when I was four until the age of seven, my favorite animal was the cheetah. Now, it’s probably a cat.

9.What’s your favorite color? Black.

10.Have you ever been to Hawaii? No, but my mother lived there for a couple years.