Child ID: 172867
State: South Dakota
Grade in School: 9
Special Interests: Cooking, drawing, reading
Ethnicity: African American/Black, Caucasian/White
Listed On: 10/2016
Cooking and experimenting in the kitchen are favorite activities for Tayagonique, who goes by "Taya." She has a knack for creativity and enjoys drawing and making things out of clay. Taya has interests in reading, anime, and Pokemon, and likes playing online games and watching YouTube videos. She appreciates rock music and is a talented singer. Taya has a good sense of humor, is helpful, caring and motivated! This bright ninth-grader is known to work ahead on school work when motivation strikes! She dreams of becoming a professional singer or pursuing a career related to criminology. She benefits from an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) and counseling. Taya feels that she will be most successful in a family consisting of a two parent family. The caseworker prefers a family in which Taya can be the only child, and one that has pets in the home; however, all family types will be considered. She would like to maintain relationships with her siblings following placement. Financial assistance may be available for adoption-related services. For South Dakota children, only homestudied families from all states are encouraged to inquire.