Najwa is in independent, smart and outgoing child who loves to read. Her favorite author is Percy Jackson and she loves the Hunger Games series. Najwa also enjoys swimming, soccer, watching movies and shopping. A self-described “girly-girl”, she loves having her hair and nails done and hanging out at the mall. Najwa loves singing and is very talented. She is also creative and enjoys painting and drawing. In 8th grade, Najwa does well in school and is right at grade level. She receives special education for behavioral challenges. Her favorite class is art where she is able to express her creative side. Najwa hopes to be an actress one day or work in a field where she can showcase her creativity! She loves animals and hopes her forever family will as well. She has a strong desire to leave foster care and find an adoptive family. A single mom or two moms are being sought. She would do best as an only child or with a much younger child(ren). The ideal family for Najwa will provide consistency, structure, and clear expectations. Najwa is looking forward to having a loving family that will allow her to maintain contact with her sister and foster mother.