Kindergarten grads have eyes on the future

The 2019 HMK Elementary kindergarten graduates pose for a group photograph. Photo by Karisa Larsen Photography

From health care provider to police officer, from teacher to firefighter, from raptor trainer to Moab sailor, members of the HMK Elementary kindergarten Class of 2019 know exactly what they want to be when they grow up, and the reasons why will make you smile and even laugh – and just might give you faith in the future in these uncertain times.

Mrs. Kahn’s Class

  • Angel A.: A heart doctor because my auntie has heart problems and I want to help her.
  • Austin B.: A basketball player because it is fun and I want to work as a team.
  • Bentley B.: A policeman so I can arrest robbers.
  • Mason B.: A teacher because I want to teach kids so they can learn.
  • Jonathan G.: play on the kindergarten playground because it is cool.
  • Afton H.: A nurse because I want to help people to get better, because it is cool.
  • Stella H.: A veterinarian because they help animals and I like animals.
  • Diana J.: A mom because I want to be like my mom.
  • Kaycee J.: A farmer because they get to have horses and I love horses.
  • Lucas L.: A firefighter because I can help people get out of the fire.
  • Jaxson M.: A firefighter because I want to save people.
  • Chloe P.: A flight worker like my mom because I like her a lot and I want to be with her.
  • Samantha R.: A teacher because I like to help people learn so when they do learn they will know a lot about stuff so they can be a teacher.
  • Axel R.: A scientist because I can build stuff that I need and I can build planes back together.
  • Devon S.: A famous person because I have seen a lot of people famous and it is so cool.
  • Jaxton T.: A Zax worker because my mom works there and I want to make my mom feel happy.
  • Talaila W.: A fire girl because I can put out fires so everyone will be safe.
  • Ellie W.: A ballerina so I can spend time with my family and they can watch me.
  • Harley F.: A heart doctor because they help people’s hearts.
  • Elena S.: An astronaut because you can float.
  • Elias S.: A police officer because the car goes fast.

Teacher Deb’s Class

  • BriNiya B.: A fashion designer.
  • Leo C.: A Moab sailor, I want to fight crime.
  • Jazlyn C.: A doctor, my dad’s leg hurts and I want to fix it.
  • Izabell C.: A pet doctor; they get to wear dresses and high heels.
  • Cammie C.: A first grade teacher.
  • Ronni D C.: A teacher, I like to teach.
  • Avery H.: A cop, you make a lot of money.
  • Austen K.: A teacher, I want to teach kids.
  • Bryant L.: A chef, I like yummy food!
  • Angel M.: A YouTuber, so I can make videos.
  • Avery M.: A dance teacher; when I dance I feel like a ballerina.
  • Konnor M.: A builder, I like to build things
  • Tyrion M.: A SWAT team guy, I like guns.
  • Dodger N.: An electrician, so I can be like my dad.
  • Brock N.: A knight, so I can save people.
  • Jayce P.: A cop; they help people.
  • Brynlee P.: A doctor, I want to take care of people.
  • Avea R.: An artist, I like to draw.
  • Addie S.: A vet, my dog and cat have been throwing up a lot and I want to fix them.
  • Ben S.: A worker at City Market.
  • Rhys S.: A dentist, it’s fun to drill teeth.
  • Adan W.: A cop, I can make a lot, a lot of money.

Ms. Libby’s Class

  • Chandler B.: A paleontologist because I want to learn about dinosaurs and dinosaur fossils.
  • Abby B.: A doctor because I want to learn how to help people out.
  • Gracie B.: A vet because I can help pets.
  • Caden B.: A pilot because I want to fly around the world and study about Megalodons.
  • Noah C.: A raptor trainer because I like dinosaurs and I want to make some and train them.
  • Gael C.: A fireman because I put out fires.
  • Brynlee D.: A teacher because I want to teach kids.
  • Harper E.: A horse rider because I like horses.
  • Haizel H.: A teacher because I want people to learn.
  • Hannah H.: A scientist because I want to study everything!
  • Allie H.: A cop because I want to help people.
  • Otis H.: A scientist because I want to study things.
  • Tucker I.: A fireman because I want to put out fires.
  • Harper K.: An artist because my favorite thing to do is paint.
  • Mylee M.: A scientist because I want to make science.
  • Andi M.: A teacher because I want to teach kids.
  • Miles M.: A cop because they scare away bad guys.
  • Beckham N.: An adult because I want to spend time with my family.
  • Jude O.: A fireman because I want to put out fires.
  • Carlos R.: A cop because they have powers.
  • Emmalin R.: An architect because I want to make the world a better place.
  • Aspen W.: A vet because I want to help animals.
  • Bailey S.: A police officer because I just want to keep people good.

Mrs. Guerrero’s Class

  • Savanna A.: A teacher because there are lots of things children need to learn about.
  • Daisy B.: A teacher because you get to teach children.
  • Carter C.: A soldier in the army so I can fight for freedom.
  • Auri C.: A dance teacher because I like to dance.
  • Maddix D.: A BLM worker so I can help my dad.
  • Katelyn D.: A dance teacher because I love dance a lot.
  • Payton E.: A teacher because teachers help kids learn.
  • Caelyn F.: A teacher because they help kids with their work.
  • Ariela F.: A butterfly because they can fly.
  • Daniel F.: A firefighter because I can help fight fires.
  • Olivia H.: A teacher because my aunt is a teacher and I can do calendar with kids.
  • Breckyn J.: A paleontologist because I like dinosaurs so much.
  • Trystyne J.: A cop because I like the sirens on their cars and they are cool.
  • Jensen P.: A cop because they do good things.
  • Max S.: A spy because I want to spy on people.
  • Kyson S.: A YouTuber because I want to make Minecraft videos for everyone.
  • Keegan T.: An army man because you can explore places.
  • Donovan T.: A hotel worker like my Dad.
  • Joscelyn V.: A doctor because I want to help people get better.

Mrs. Johnson’s Class

  • Edgel A.: .An actor.
  • Lorisa A.: A firefighter.
  • Alaya B.: A doctor.
  • Kalysie C.: A doctor.
  • Miles D.: A person who looks for lost cats.
  • Ismael F.: A policeman.
  • Esteban G.: policeman.
  • Winter H.: A zookeeper.
  • Liam H.: A construction worker.
  • Braelynn J.: A police officer.
  • Eli J.: A soldier.
  • Kailee L.: A doctor.
  • Ian M.: A paleontologist.
  • Edwin S.: A policeman.
  • Mirinda S.: A police officer.
  • Quinlee S.: A cheerleader.
  • Megan T.: A mommy.
  • Jayden V.: A scientist.