Wanjiku Gatheru lives in Connectitcut and was born in 1998.
• Wanjiku's favorite school subjects are English and social studies.
• Her favorite music is pop and R&B — "it gets me dancing and singing at the top of my lungs!"
• She runs track and field and plays basketball and piano.
• When she grows up she wants to be a reporter or an oncologist.
"By becoming a Scholastic Kid Reporter, I want to have the early opportunity to explore the world of a reporter and actually get news that kids enjoy reading and can actually relate to."