Meet Emma Hoffman

Tell me about yourself.

“My name is Emma Grace Hoffman. I am 13 years old in 7th grade and have two siblings. I show hampshire lambs and shorthorn cattle.”

What is your favorite class? Why? 

“Ag, because I get to work on crops and animals.”

What do you like to do after school?

“I like to play basketball with my nephew.”

What is the first thing you notice about people?

“The first thing I notice about people is their attitude towards other people. ”

Who is your favorite teacher? Why?

“Mrs. K, shes makes science fun. ”

What is the scariest thing that ever happened to you?

“I was coming back from Weatherford, and a truck driver dropped his phone, and drove right in front of us. He almost flipped hitting the ditch.”

What is one of your life goals?

“Winning with my sheep and cattle when I’m showing.”

What motivates you to come to school?

“I want to be successful and have a nice career.”

What is something that most people don’t know about you?

“Something most people don’t know about me is that I have a half brother.”

What is your favorite color? Why?

“Blue, because it is a pretty color.”

If you could use one word to describe yourself, what would that word be? Why?

“Shy, I don’t like talking to new people or people I am not comfortable around.”