Joanna is Our Lady for “Las Mañanitas”

Joanna is Our Lady for “Las Mañanitas”

What did you do?

Joanna was selected to play the role of the Virgin of Guadalupe for the Mexican celebration called “Las Mañanitas.”

What organization recognized the achievement?

Blessed Sacrament Church

Did homeschooling help you achieve your goal?

Yes! It gave her the time to memorize the lines without reading the script. It also gave her time to spend more time at our local church practicing.

What are your interests?

Her interests are playing guitar, drawing, reading, and writing.

What are you inspired to do with your life?

She is inspired to become a lawyer, ultrasound technician, or journalist.

What are your favorite subjects and why?

Joanna’s favorite subject is English because she enjoys the books that are sent to her to read for the four quarters.

The photo was taken at Blessed Sacrament Church.

In the photo, Joanna is on the right, and her brother Emmanuel Alvarado is on the left. They are standing in the church’s sacristy.