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Name: Riley
Graduation Year: 2020
Middle School: The Hamlin School
Hometown/Neighborhood: Castro/Ingleside, San Francisco
Athletics/Activities: Volleyball and Group X

Why did you choose to attend The Bay School?
I like the sense of community I found when I visited.

What has been your favorite class taken at Bay?
My favorite class has been Humanities 2, especially the time when I learned about religion. The class was quite cohesive, and I learned a lot about myself in that class.

What is your favorite part of the Bay community?
My favorite part of the Bay community is how close students from different grades are with one another. It makes the community really unified, and I feel supported at the school because of it.

What has been your most memorable experience at Bay?
My most memorable experience has been the volleyball. I felt welcomed into the team, and the older classroom helped me gain the skills I needed to succeed as a player.

What is the one thing you have learned most about yourself during your time at Bay?
I have learned to feel my emotions still through the practice of mindfulness.

What advice would you give to prospective students who are considering Bay?
I would say find out what you want in a school and then see what's right for you. Have faith in the process, it will lead you to the right place.