Shaniya is a compassionate young lady who loves helping out others. She is friendly and has a big heart. Shaniya can be outspoken and opinionated when she is comfortable around you. She will tell you that she is good at reading, writing, and swimming. Shaniya has a strong interest in learning new languages. She is currently learning Korean and Spanish just for ‘kicks.’ Shaniya is active and enjoys the outdoors. She plans to join the volleyball & track team this school year. Some of her favorite foods include fried chicken, Takis, and tacos. Shaniya likes animals
and would love to have a pet.
That every young person whose life has been disrupted by trauma and subsequent child welfare intervention will be restored to a safe, permanent family with an urgency that honors the brevity of childhood.