WEST LAFAYETTE — Raquel Foster, daughter of Kim Foster, was named the West Lafayette "Student of the Month" for March 2018.

A Ridgewood High School junior, Raquel is a member of the volleyball and track teams and is president of the Foreign Language Club. She is a member of the Students Taking Action Through Service, Teen Institute and Student Council.

Academics are strong as she is consistently on the Principals’ Roll with a 4.0 average. She was inducted into the National Honor Society this past fall. Activities include Relay for Life, Family Fun Day volunteer, Youth Asset Leadership Team, Kids America volleyball club and a volunteer at the Health, Safety and Wellness Expo.

She listed her mother, Kim, as contributing the most to her self-development. The experience in YALT has given her the greatest satisfaction because of the opportunities the organization has given her for volunteering.