Spotlight on Counselors in Training

13502107_10154116673191210_1156876342769660382_nRead on for a partial listing of our mature, responsible and enthusiastic middle and high schoolers and some fun and interesting details about each.

Name: Reina Quinonez

Age: 12

Grade entering in fall: 8th

School: Rindge Avenue Upper School in Cambridge

Years at Beaver Camp: This is her first!

Camp group this week: Crickets (Lower Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: Variety – working with younger kids, the fun seeing them mature and learn

Hobbies: drawing and singing

Favorite ice cream flavor: Moose Tracks

Favorite band: 21 Pilots

Favorite TV show: Avatar the Last Airbender

 

Name: Mika Sade

Age: 12

Grade entering in fall: 8th

School: Oakdale School in Newton

Years at Beaver Camp: 2 (1st as CIT)

Camp group this week: Ducklings (Lower Camp)

Favorite thing about camp: Working with the youngest kids in camp

Hobbies: soccer, piano, lacrosse

Superpower wished for: Flying

Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookie Dough

Favorite TV show: Grey’s Anatomy

 

Name: Rachel Glickman

Age: 15

Grade entering in fall: Sophomore

School: Newton South

Years at Beaver Camp: 10 (3rd as CIT)

Camp group this week: Buccaneers (Middle Camp)

Favorite thing about camp: Getting to be with kids of different kids and different age groups

Hobbies: Reading, singing and playing softball

Superpower wished for: Telekinesis

Favorite ice cream flavor: Coffee

Favorite TV show: Friends

 

Name: Max Colognesi

Age: 14

Grade entering in fall: 8th

School: Beaver Country Day

Years at Beaver Camp: 11 (1st as CIT)

Camp group this week: Adventurers (Upper Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: Helping the kids

Hobbies: watching and playing football and baseball, swimming

Superpower wished for: Teleportation

Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookie Dough

Favorite band: Van Halen

 

Name: Samantha Brody

Age: 13

Grade entering in fall: 8th

School: Oak Hill Middle School in Newton

Years at Beaver Camp: 7 (1st as CIT)

Camp group this week: Vikings (Middle Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: The responsibility

Hobbies: Dancing and Volunteering

Favorite ice cream flavor: Mint Chocolate Chip

Favorite book: The Fault in our Stars

 

Name: Matt Reinstein

Age: 14

Grade entering in fall: Freshman

School: Newton South

Years at Beaver Camp: 9 (2nd as CIT)

Camp group this week: Sports

Favorite thing about being a CIT: The increased authority but still being involved and being a part of the group and doing everything the campers do

Hobbies: listening to music and watching TV

Superpower wished for: Flying or Superintelligence

Favorite movie: Fight Club

Favorite band: Twiddle

 

Name: Will Bucci

Age: 15

Grade entering in fall: Sophomore

School: Milton Academy

Years at Beaver Camp: 13 (3rd as CIT)

Camp group this week: Sports

Favorite thing about being a CIT: Getting prepared for being a counselor

Hobbies: reading and basketball

Superpower wished for: Shapeshifting

Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookies and Cream

Favorite TV show: The Simpsons

 

Name: Jacqueline Powers

Age: 14

Grade entering in fall: Freshman

School: Boston Latin School

Years at Beaver Camp: 4 (1st as CIT)

Camp group this week: Chickadees (Lower Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: The variety of different things to do, the options, and having her opinion valued

Hobbies: soccer and art

Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookies and Cream

Favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird

 

Name: William McCormick

Age: 15

Grade entering in fall: Sophomore

School: Brookline High School

Years at Beaver Camp: 9 (3rd as CIT)

Camp group this week: Puffins (Lower Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: Making connections with the kids

Hobbies: running, creating visual art

Superpower wished for: Invisibility

Favorite band: Florence and the Machine

 

Name: Ella Copelotti

Age: 13

Grade entering in fall: 8th

School: Oak Hill in Newton

Years at Beaver Camp: 7 (1st as CIT)

Camp group this week: Chipmunks (Lower Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: Getting to be with the kids

Hobbies: art, singing and reading

Superpower wished for: Invisibility

Favorite ice cream flavor: Coffee Chip

Favorite TV show: Friends

 

Name: Nick Caruso

Age: 15

Grade entering in fall: Sophomore

School: Beaver Country Day School

Years at Beaver Camp: 10 (3rd as CIT)

Camp group this week: Adventurers (Upper Camp)

Favorite thing about being a CIT: The variety of camper ages and the challenges and responsibilities involved that keep you on your toes and help you be the best counselor you can be

Hobbies: playing guitar and singing, basketball and lacrosse

Superpower wished for: Flying

Favorite ice cream flavor: Peanut Butter

Favorite band: The Foo Fighters

Favorite book: The Outsiders

Favorite TV show: The Office

 

What a fantastic group of campers Beaver is lucky enough to have as this session’s beloved Counselors in Training!