Alejandra lives in Villa Laura, a village on the outskirts of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. Alejandra lives with both parents and four siblings. Her mom cleans homes and her dad works as a waiter when he can find work.
Alejandra speaks Spanish and she attends the public school that is two miles from her village. She is currently in 8th grade and her favorite subject is math. In her free time, Alejandra likes to dance. She wants to become a teacher and a ballet dancer in the future.