After three years of hard work, determination and courage Thomas earned his first degree black belt in karate.
What organization recognized the achievement?
I earned my belt at my karate school in Winter Park, Florida, Life Martial Arts, where they not only teach karate but life skills.
How did homeschooling help you achieve your goal?
Homeschooling gives me a flexible schedule to attend all my activities without the stress of missing school.
What are your interests?
I like to play the drums, video games and hang out with my 2 dogs.
What are you inspired to do with your life?
I am not sure what I want to do with my life but possibly become a small business owner or pilot.
What are your favorite subjects and why?
I have many favorite subjects but I really enjoy math, Spanish and religion the most.
This photo was taken at our home after I received my black uniforms and belt.