Full Name
Alexandra Price
Speaker Bio

Alexandra Price, a dedicated 10th-grade scholar enrolled at Drew Charter School, exhibits a profound enthusiasm for her academic endeavors, particularly in the domains of Mathematics and Science. Her exceptional commitment to scholastic excellence has consistently earned her a distinguished place on the honor roll.

Over the past five years, Alexandra has been an integral and vivacious member of the esteemed Urban Youth Harp Ensemble, where she has contributed her musical talents and passion. In the year 2022, Alexandra undertook a rigorous audition process, securing a coveted placement for free private harp lessons with the esteemed Mrs. Hairston, facilitated by the First Presbyterian Church. Alexandra's diligent pursuit of musical excellence continued through the 2022-2023 academic year under Mrs. Hairston's expert guidance.

Alexandra's musical prowess extends beyond her lessons, as she actively engages in performances for both nonprofit organizations and private paid events. Notably, she graced the stage in a harp concert, sharing it with her teacher, Dr. O’Roark, at prestigious venues such as the Atlanta Harp Center and Spivey Hall at Clayton State University.

Presently, Alexandra maintains her dedication to harpistry while studying under the tutelage of the accomplished Molly O'Roark within the Urban Youth Harp Ensemble. Additionally, she has enriched her musical portfolio by participating in the GMEA Solo and Ensemble competition and winning 9 superior medals and recently participated in the GMEA All State Participating in the 11-12 Full orchestra.

In the year 2023, Alexandra distinguished herself further by successfully securing a coveted spot in the Talent Development Program, where she now hones her musical talents under the expert guidance of Mrs. Ellen Foster. Her multifaceted talents extend beyond music, as she boasts a stellar athletic record, having devoted seven years to competitive swimming. Currently, Alexandra is a proud member of DeKalb Aquatics, excelling in events such as the 200 free, 100 fly, and 100 free.

In addition to her musical and athletic achievements, Alexandra actively contributes to the Drew Charter Volleyball team, showcasing her passion for volleyball. Her unwavering curiosity and eagerness to explore new horizons mark her as an individual committed to personal growth and development.

As Alexandra Price looks toward her future, she harbors ambitious aspirations to continue her scholarly and performance pursuits within the realm of music, with a forthcoming major in music on the horizon. Her unwavering dedication and outstanding talents solidify her position as a standout student and performer, both academically and in her diverse array of extracurricular pursuits.

Alexandra Price