A Little Bit

I’m a little bit like my mom
and a little bit like my dad.
Sometimes we like the same things.
Sometimes we don’t.
My dogs also like many
of the things that I like.
They are my brother and sister,
without the same DNA.

by Katie VO

Katie just completed her second year as a Noorthoek Academy student. Her favorite thing about coming to class is spending time with her friends. Katie enjoys doing crafts, word searches, and coloring. She has 2 dogs named Jet and Jesse. Katie is an avid sports fan and loves to support Michigan State University, the Detroit Tigers, the Detroit Lions, and the West Michigan Whitecaps. She is proud to be an athlete for Special Olympics and participates in golf, track and field, swimming, hockey, and basketball. She works part time at a local grocery store. Katie says that what makes her unique is her Down Syndrome.

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