Nora Candelaria

Nora Candelaria

Student at Rosie M. Collins Sorrells School of Education and Social Services at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center

Summary

  • Enjoys Mathematics.
  • Interested in Social Sciences.
  • Always wants to help others.
  • Optimistic attitude toward others.
  • Proficient typist at 30 wpm
  • 97% Proficient in Spanish
  • Scored higher than 59% of previous examiners in Outlook 2010
  • Scored higher than 82% of previous examiners in MS PowerPoint 2010.
  • Aspiring to be a child psychologist and a businesswoman.

Education

Education
Aug 2011 - May 2015

Student in Human Services

Rosie M. Collins Sorrells School of Education and Social Services at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center
  • Valedictorian of my class.
  • Under the Distinguished Graduation Plan.
  • Preparing to be a Psychologist
  • A/B Honor Roll (Freshman- Senior)
  • Career Preparation
  • Principles of Information of Technology
  • National Honor Society Member
  • National Spanish Honor Society Member
  • National Math Honor Society Treasurer
  • LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens) Sergeant at Arms
  • Twelve AP courses were taken throughout my four years.
Jun 2013 - Aug 2014

Dual Credit Courses

Brookhaven Community College
  • Completed 15 hours in four summer semesters.
  • A 3.8 GPA.
  • Got a 4.0 GPA for the two summer terms of 2014.
  • Took American Government, Principles of Macroeconomics, and Economics of Contemporary Social Issues in the 2013 Summer Terms.
  • Took General Psychology and Introduction to Speech Communication in the 2014 Summer Terms.
  • These courses were able to be counted as both college and high school credit (Dual Credit).

Work History

Work History
Sep 2013 - Present

Volunteer Services

Children's Medical Center
  • Completed over 50 coloring books in an hour.
  • Supervised kids while playing with them.
  • Called to confirm appointments for the following day so they don't have to do it for the day and dedicate more time to the patients.
  • Delivered supplies to different departments preventing from shortages and not to place orders that will take a longer time to carry out.
  • Counted, updated, and organized products in the Omni Cells located in the surgery rooms.
  • Went to the dock and picked up supplies to be un-packaged and sorted out to be delivered to their appropriate location.
  • Took out cardboard to be thrown away in the dumpsters at the dock.
  • Went around outside of the operating rooms and placed boxes of different types of masks, soap, and sponges.
  • This program is in partnership of the Rosie Sorrells School of Education and Social Services Practicum in Human Services I and II Program.
  • Assists nurses at the Day Surgery Department.

Volunteer Experience

  • Donated canned foods for different causes (August 2011- Present)
    • Donations made for various school organizations that I do not form part of.
  • Salvation Army feeding the Homeless (November 2011- October 2012)
    • Served a tray at a time.
    • Helped set up and clear the tables.
    • Washed and rinsed dishes.
    • Prepared and served food on the trays.
    • Served a total of 5 hours on the two occasions.
  • Volunteer Group Leader at Vacation Bible School at Mary Immaculate Catholic Church (June 2012)
    • Had a group of six children.
    • Made sure that children were participating in each event and following instructions.
    • Had to make sure that they stayed together during breaks.
    • Served a total of 25 hours for the 5 days.
  • Mu Alpha Theta Math Tutor (September 2012- May 2014)
    • Tutored a total of 60 hours for two school years.
    • Tutored one hour almost each week in the school year.
    • Specialized tutoring in Algebra 1 and Geometry Freshman or Sophomore students.
  • Catholic Charities Helping the Elderly (April 2013)
    • Spoke in Spanish to the elderly.
    • Played bingo with them.
    • Served lunch to the elderly.
    • Served for 3 hours.
  • St.Joesph's Residence Home (October 2013)
    • Spoke and played bingo with the elderly.
    • Listened to them play musical instruments.
    • Served for an hour and a half.
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (October 2013- October 2014)
    • Stayed at the food court and un-packaged water bottles.
    • Took water bottles around and offered them to participants.
    • Served on the Cure for the Walk 2013 and 2014.
    • Served a total of 11 hours on the two occasions.
  • Children's Medical Center (October 2013- Present)
    • See Work History.
  • Operation Care (December 2013- December 2014)
    • This event was held at the Dallas Convention Center.
    • Served for two consecutive occasions with a total of 8 hours.
    • Filled out sheets with the homeless to get gifts.
    • Directed the homeless to where they could pick up the gifts.
  • Townview Magnet Fair (January 2014- December 2014)
    • Represented my school among the 6 schools.
    • Talked to prospective students about the school and my experience.
    • Informed the students about the deadlines of the application process.
    • Volunteered twice for a total of 4 hours.
  • North Texas Food Bank (March 2014)
    • Made boxes of snacks for children.
    • Got rid of snacks whose packages were damaged or expired.
    • Served for 2.5 hours.
  • For the Love of the Lake (April- November 2014)
    • Picked up trash and recyclable items along the lake's shore and park.
    • Lake that we cleaned was White Rock Lake.
    • Served on two occasions with a total of 6 hours.
  • Mundo Latino at the State Fair (October 2014)
    • In part of the LULAC of Dallas.
    • Helped sell chocolate and drinks to fund raise for LULAC scholarships.
    • Fundraiser took place at the State Fair of Texas at the Mundo Latino building.
    • Helped for 5 hours.
  • Soul's Harbor (November 2014)
    • Helped clean a thrift store that economically supports men living at the shelter while recovering from addictions.
    • Served a total of 4 hours.
  • Keep Townview Beautiful (December 2014)
    • This event took place at my local school.
    • Cleaned several classrooms.
    • Volunteered for an hour.
  • Cena en el Barrio (December 2014)
    • Collected cans.
    • Went to North Texas Food Bank and made packages of food with other LULAC councils.
    • Helped split up all food items to have each LULAC council distributed.
    • Went to Casa Trevino, a nursery home to deliver food to 80 elderly people.
    • Served for 6 hours.
  • MetroPCS Dallas Marathon (December 2014)
    • Helped to set up the water booths along the 11th mile mark.
    • Prepared Gatorade and served cups of drinks.
    • Handed out drinks and oranges to the participants.

Award and Honors

  • Highest Honor Roll (May 2012)
    • "This certificate is presented in recognition of your outstanding academic achievement in maintaining a cumulative GPA of 95 and above during the 2011-2012 school year."
  • Path to Success Certificate of Completion (May 2012)
    • "For demonstrating to have obtained the fundamental knowledge and skills essential for exploring and investigating careers and related topics within the school's two cluster areas: Education and Social Services."
  • Path to Success High Honor Student (May 2012)
    • "In recognition for your outstanding performance and for maintaining an average above 95 in Path To Success at Rosie Sorrells School of Education and Social Services at Townview Magnet Center during the 2011-2012 school year."
  • Math Achievement Award (May 2012)
    • "For maintaining A/B Honor Roll in Pre-AP Geometry during the 2011-2012 school year."
  • Certificate of Participation in Million Word Challenge 2011-2012 (May 2012)
    • "For recreational reading in the Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center  Million Word Challenge 2011/2012."
  • Achievement in Pre-AP English I (May 2012)
    • "We award this certificate to Nora Candelaria for achievement in Pre-AP English I."
  • Certificate of Excellence in AP Human Geography (May 2012)
    • "In recognition for excellent achievements in AP Human Geography during the 2011-2012 school year."
  • Academic Award in Pre-AP Biology (May 2012)
    • "For demonstrating outstanding achievements in Biology (Pre-AP) during the 2011-2012 school year."
  • Certificate of Completion in Samsung Mobile Apps Boot Camp (Summer 2012)
    • "This certifies that Nora Candelaria has successfully completed the Samsung Mobile Apps Boot Camp."
  • National Honor Society Certificate of Membership (March 2013)
    • "This certifies that Nora Candelaria was selected a member of the Carlton C. Moffett Chapter of the National Honor Society."
  • High Honor Roll (May 2013)
  • "This certificate is presented in recognition of your outstanding academic achievement in maintaining a cumulative GPA between 90.0 to 94.9 during the 2012-2013 school year."
  • Certificate of Completion in Principles of Human Services (May 2013)
    • "Has completed the requirements of Principles of Human Services for thw 2012-2013 academic school year at Rosie Sorrells School of Education and Social Services at Townview."
  • Outstanding English Student (May 2013)
    • "For your outstanding achievements in English II Pre-AP during the 2012-2013 school year."
  • Certificate of Achievement in Fast Track-Algebra II/Pre-Calculus (May 2013)
    • "In recognition for excellent achievements in Fast Track- Aglebra II/Pre-Calculus."
  • Award of Excellence in Mu Alpha Theta (May 2013)
    • "For your service and your support to Mu ALpha Theta during the 2012-2013 school year at Townview Magnet Center."
  • Certificate of Membership Townview LULAC Youth Council (2013-2014)
    • "Nora Candelaria is a member of LULAC."
  • High Honor Roll (May 2014)
    • "This Certificate is presented as recognition of your outstanding academic achievement in maintaining a cumulative GPA of 9367 during the 2013-2014 school year."
  • National Math Honor Society Valuable Contributions (May 2014)
    • "In recognition of valuable contributions to the School of Education and Social Services Math Department."
  • Diploma in Customer Service (May 2014)
    • "This acknowledges that Nora Candelaria has successfully completed the Diploma in Customer Service."
  • Certificate of Training MS Powerpoint 2010 MS Outlook 2010 (May 2014)
    • "This is to certify that Nora Candelaria is certified in the Microsoft Office products."
  • AP Scholar with Distinction Award (September 2014)
    • "In recognition of exemplary college level-achievement on Advanced Placement Program Examinations."
  • Mu Alpha Theta (December 2014)
    • "This is to certify that Nora Candelaria has fulfilled the requirements for election to membership in Mu Alpha Theta."

Certifications

Certifications
Sep 2013 - Present

Customer Service

ALISON
Oct 2013 - Oct 2016

MS PowerPoint 2010

Issued By: Brainbench

Skills

Skills

Translating in Spanish and English