Jessica Halibi, 14.

Your greatest achievement(s)?

Becoming Middle School Leader, knowing Greek and being less nervous at public speaking.

Best thing about learning Greek?

It is interesting and most words related to many other languages.

What do you like about the Greek culture?

Lent – we learnt the meaning of it in class, and I got the chance to eat new foods.

How did you get to where you are now?

By doing something that I believed in.

Your greatest challenge?

The greatest challenge to date is to be where I am today.

Best moment of my life?

Every New Years when my whole family gets together to celebrate.

One word that describes you the best?


Person(s) you most admire and why?

Mum because she is always there and is a great person.

Favourite place to go or hang out at?

The summertime beach. In winter I love being warm at home with my family.

Song that I can’t get out of my head at the moment?

I cannot get the Twinkle Twinkle Little Star out of my head.

Favourite Greek food?

My favourite Greek food is spanakopita.

I can’t live without…

My IPod. Music is the best way for me to relax.

If I was Kevin Rudd for a day I would…

Try to make people’s dreams come true, especially of the little kids.