Michael Shen

I would like to congratulate and introduce you to A senior, Michael Shen, of the graduating class of 2020 of everglades High School. Due to the unfortunate circumstances caused by the pandemic of covid-19, his class of 2020 “walking across the stage” moment has been delayed. He has been nominated by his peers to share his Story. Lets wish him well on his future endeavors.


Question Answer
Please tell us about your current plans after high school. And what inspired you to choose this path? I’m currently unsure, but I believe I’ll find my path soon enough.
Please tell us a little bit about your family. Where are you from? My parents are from China while me and my brothers were born in New York.
What are a couple of your favorite restaurants in our community? Hands down Pho 79, Hotpot, KBBQ, JBBQ
Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in our community? I’m really not on the social side to my community members but I’d guess it would be my next door neighbor.
If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be and why? I have a lot of places in mind but I would like to go to California.
What is one of your favorite movies? TV shows? What show are you binge watching right now? I don’t watch stuff like that but currently I began watching out of Boredom and I’m currently watching “the heist”
What’s the best advice you ever received from a teacher? Who was the teacher? I honestly can’t remember but I’d say a teacher from my elementary school.
What is your go to band when you cant decide what to listen to? I listen to a lot of music so I can’t say.
If you could choose anyone that is alive today and not a relative; with whom would you love to have lunch? Why? And where locally would y’all meet for this lunch? Michael Jordan, he’s my idol in basketball and I did base my style off of him. I would take him to a rather expensive restaurant as I believe he only eats there.
What is your favorite thing or something unique about our community? The people around me are all very unique and can be educated from each other.
Where do you see yourself in 5 to 10 years? Hopefully successful and enjoying life with my family
Favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar? I’m not sure, I don’t believe I have one.
What inspires you to be better? The feeling to win or be better than myself and others.
If you could go back over your entire school career what is one thing you would do different? I would go back to the time I began to slack off which would be my middle school year.
Who or what do you miss the most right now? Eating good food and hanging with friends
What’s the first thing you want to do when this quarantine is over? Eat food with my friends