LHS Top Ten – 1. Christian Flores

Get to know Number 1 Christian Flores as he reflects on his high school experience



Q: What is your dream pet and why?

A: “I don’t like pets because they can’t take care of themselves.”

Q: What’s your favorite thing to do during your free time?

A: “Work on my car.”

Q: If you could star in any tv show/movie what would it be and why?

A: “I wouldn’t want to play in a movie because [I don’t] like acting.”

Q: If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go and why?

A: “Japan because it seems like the most unique and interesting country.” 

Q: What’s your favorite color?

A: “Orange.”


Q: What college will you attend? What is your intended major?

A:University of Texas at Dallas. My intended major is computer engineering.” 

Q: What extracurriculars have you been in throughout high school?

A: “NHS and interact.”

Q: What was the most challenging aspect about balancing extracurriculars and academics?

A: “Deciding between studying more or going to volunteer right before an exam.” 

Q: What class was the hardest for you? Why?

A: “Art because my grades were given subjectively.”

Q: Who has helped you the most throughout this journey? How have they? 

A: “My girlfriend because she encourages me to do my homework.”

Q: What has been the most memorable part of high school?

A: “Playing ping pong during lunch.”

Q: What was the hardest part about your high school year? And why? 

A: “Staying on top of all my classes while being a virtual student.”

Q: What advice would you give to your freshman self?

A: “Do more extracurricular activities.”

Q: What are you most excited about regarding college?

A: “Learning how computers work at a fundamental level.”

Q: Where do you hope to see yourself in 10 years?

A: “Working at a large tech company either as a software engineer or electrical engineer.”