Posted by Erica Cornette /
High School: duPont Manual High School
College Choice: University of Kentucky
Alberto Ramos is a senior at duPont Manual High School, where he has earned a cumulative weighted 3.75 GPA. He has been a Whitney M. YOUNG Scholar since the 7th grade.
Throughout high school, Alberto has taken many Advanced Placement and Mathematics, Science and Technology (MST) courses. He is a member of the National Beta Club as well as the Science National Honor Society. He is fluent in both English and Spanish, and he has studied both French and Arabic.
Alberto is involved in numerous extracurricular activities. In addition to the Whitney M. YOUNG Scholars Program®, Alberto also attends the Russian School of Mathematics. Alberto is a member of the Fern Creek Optimal Soccer Club. In his spare time, he serves as a volunteer for the Salvation Army and the Ronald McDonald House.
Alberto will attend the University of Kentucky in the fall. He plans to major in civil engineering and one day pursue a career that will combine engineering and business.