Meet Our Student Ambassadors

The Student Ambassador Program at Sora Schools is an exciting leadership opportunity for middle and high school students. Ambassadors serve as an important resource in the Admissions Office, representing the school to prospective families and assisting with a variety of events. 

Aria W. '24

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: Art & Design 

Student Involvement: Philosophy, Photography, ASL, Book, Art, Music, and Theatre Club 

Student House: Isolde

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Forensics

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora is extremely welcoming, and the best thing you can do is be yourself, and do your best!”

Willa N. '24

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Public School 

Interests: social justice, psychology, digital art, and anime

Student Involvement: Music, Art, Horror, LGBTQIA+, and Gaming Club 

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – The Philosophy of Anime

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “I can follow my interests, be bold, and try something new. It’s been a great experience.”

Nico C. '24

Virginia

Previous Schooling Background: Richmond Waldorf School

Interests: Art, drawing, avatars for virtual reality

Student Involvement: Gaming Club 

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Exploring the Metaverse 

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “So many positives about the school from the tight-knit community to the expeditions.”

Lillian W. '23

South Carolina

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: philosophy, anime, minecraft, and computers

Student Involvement: Chess, Film, Theatre, Philosophy, and LGBTQIA+ Club; Student Senate

Student House: Thornwood

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Philosophy of Anime

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora is different from many other schools. It facilitates you in exploring your interests in a more engaging, meaningful way and truly being prepared.”

Eliana O. '24

Hawaii

Previous Schooling Background: Charter School

Interests: acting, movies, film, democracy/current events

Student Involvement: Film and Roblox Club

Student House: Paragon

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – There is a River

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora is really cool. You can make friends, choose awesome expeditions, and it’s overall amazing.”

Azizah B. '24

Texas

Previous Schooling Background: Charter School

Interests: coding, robotics, and computer programming

Student Involvement: LGBTQIA+, ASL, Film, and Philosophy Club; House Vice President 

Student House: Isolde 

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Philosophy of Anime

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “The learning experts actually want you to learn and actively include students in the discussions versus talking at you.”

Gabrielle B. '24

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Homeschool

Interests: Art, painting, film, and media

Student Involvement:  Art and Film Club; Yearbook Committee; House Vice President

Student House: Thornwood

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Philosophy, Logic, and Art of Argumentation

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “You never feel lost or alone. There’s always someone there to help and support you.”

Jordan O. '25

California

Previous Schooling Background: Homeschool

Interests: Taekwondo, video games, robotics, photography, computers, and motor vehicles

Student Involvement: Photography, Overwatch, Gaming, and ASL Club

Student House: Nautilus

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Mission to Mars 

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora is so different from any other school I’ve attended! I never thought learning could be this fun!”

Antonio G. '24

Texas

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: Entrepreneurship

Student Involvement: Book, Gaming, Language, Overwatch, Chess, Philosophy, ASL, & Horror Club; Tech Support, Homecoming/Yearbook Committee; Student Senate; House Vice President 

Student House: Luma

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Dungeons and Dragons

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora is a very learner-friendly community. If you can think of an idea, other students or faculty can branch off of your ideas and create a better understanding for everyone in the community.”

Kira G. '23

Kentucky

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: art, music, gaming, anime, tattooing, and animation

Student Involvement: Student Senate, House Leader, Yearbook, Homecoming, and Volunteer Committee

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Forensics

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “I wake up, and I’m super excited to see everyone and attend the expeditions. I want everyone to be just as excited to do that when they come to Sora.”

Mikey R. '24

Kentucky

Previous Schooling Background: K12/Online Prep Program

Interests: marine biology, animals, video games

Student Involvement: Gaming and Horror Club

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Coastal Solutions

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora’s basic principles of education are so individualized that they can make anyone’s educational journey successful; plus the houses are super cool!”

Slater P. '23

Texas

Previous Schooling Background: Homeschool

Interests: Art, skateboarding, psychology, and animals

Student Involvement: LGBTQIA+ & Art Club

Student House: Thornwood

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Exploring the Metaverse

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora allows enough freedom to relieve stress about homework, and there are lots of great social and leadership opportunities too!”

Ava M. '23

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Homeschool/Outschool

Interests: reading, painting, drawing, calligraphy, and writing 

Student Involvement:  Book, Language, LGBTQIA+, Theatre, and Horror Club; Student Senate; Homecoming and Yearbook Committee

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition: Oceanographic Shark Research

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Even as Sora has grown, the school has kept their tight-knit feeling, and with more students, come more people who share interests. I’ve made friends that I hope to have for life at Sora, and I know I am not alone!”

Ashtyn W. '23

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: sports, movies, and dietetics

Student Involvement: Philosophy and Art Club, Yearbook, Volunteer, and Homecoming Committee

Student House: Triton

Favorite Expedition: STEM Expedition – Forensics

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Sora gives you an opportunity to work at your own pace in your own individualized and personalized way.”

Benjamin H. '22

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Homeschool

Interests: robotics, dungeons & dragons, gaming, reading, history

Student Involvement: Gaming, Film, Theatre, and Book Club; House Vice President

Student House: Heqet

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Philosophy of Marvel

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “You control your interests. It isn’t a school where there is one set way to do things. Sora is a growing environment where you are actively encouraged to learn, take initiative on an idea, and run with it.”

Isa F. '24

Denmark

Previous Schooling Background: Private School

Interests: Sports, reading, and music

Student Involvement: Art, Language, Overwatch, and Film Club; Yearbook and Volunteer Committee

Student House: Triton

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – “When Women Ruled the World.” 

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “As a previous ambassador, I often get asked “How do you make friends in a virtual school?” I’ve actually made some of my very best friends through daily conversations in Discord, expeditions, and clubs. Everyone at Sora is open, friendly, and share a lot of commonalities.”

Charley M. '24

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: Cooking, art, exercising, reading, and writing

Student House: Isolde

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – Philosophy, Logic, and Art of Argumentation

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Everyone is very welcoming. Putting yourself out there helps.”

Hailey M. '24

Georgia

Previous Schooling Background: Public School

Interests: animals, reading, hiking, jewelry, anime, and comics 

Student House: Luma

Favorite Expedition: Humanities Expedition – There is a River

Favorite Aspect of Sora: “Students are not left behind. Everyone at Sora is there to help!”