Star Squad's Celeste Escanuela

Meet Celeste!

Celeste is a Class of 2018 senior from Helix Charter High School. She is on the swim and the water polo teams. She is also involved in GDIF and she tap dances. Celeste describes herself as kind, helpful, driven and creative. She says that her friends would say that she is caring and generous.

SPP: What is something you always have in your purse or pocket?
Celeste: Chapstick :)

SPP: What do you like to order at Starbucks?
Celeste: Strawberry Acai Refresher

SPP: What do you want to be when you grow up?
Celeste: I want to attend SDSU and become a teacher.

SPP: What is something you would like to be better at?
Celeste: I wish I were a better dancer.
SPP: I just wish I could dance!

SPP: What kind of music makes you happy?
Celeste: Indie rock and alternative

SPP: What is the last good movie you saw?
Celeste: OH! Beauty and the Beast!

SPP: If you had one super power, what would it be?
Celeste: I would want to be able to read minds.


As a member of the Star Squad, which is the Shawna Parks Photography model team, Celeste will be entering the Seniors Ignite National Model Competition this fall. Winners will be be featured in 2 issues of SEEN magazine. They will win a weekend in Palm Springs in January 2018. For the 2 days of photo sessions, models will be professionally styled including clothing, hair and make up. They will be photographed by the lead photographers of the magazine and also by nationally featured senior photographers from across the country.