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The student news site of Downers Grove South High School


The student news site of Downers Grove South High School


Ava Lafin

Ava Lafin, Editor-in-Chief

Senior Ava Lafin is an Editor-in-Chief in her second year on Blueprint Staff. She is on the varsity dance team and an officer of Orchesis Dance Club. Lafin is also involved in many leadership clubs such as Blue Crew, Snowball, Life of a Mustang, PE Leading and Changemakers.

Outside of school, Lafin enjoys spending time with friends and family, watching movies and TV, cooking and traveling. She enjoys a competitive nature as she grew up a dancer and partakes in performing at school. Lafin is an avid reader and collects secondhand books at home on her personal bookshelf.

Lafin found her love for writing when she was selected for her class newspaper in the 5th grade. From there she aspired to share her writing and performative abilities through articles, quizzes, videos and other multimedia. Lafin is excited for her senior year and plans on attending college next fall for chemistry.

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