Proctor Terrace sixth grader Marci Leal is Santa Rosa City Schools’ student of the month for February.

Described as intelligent, sensitive and humble by school officials, Leal looks out for others and makes meaningful and lasting connections with people.

Inclusive and a leader, Leal leads by example and expresses herself, school officials said.

Leal is intuitive, creative and takes learning risks, according to school officials. She admits to mistakes and learns from them, they said, helping her build upon prior knowledge and experience in order to better herself.