- The University of South Florida or the University of Florida
- Vanguard High School / Marion County
Attending Vanguard High, Zaniyah maintains a 3.55 GPA while juggling school and community activities. She has over 500 community service hours as well as working at Publix for the past three years and Hollister for one year, part time.
With a great interest in medicine, Zaniyah serves the Pink Ladies & T-Birds Service Club and was president for one of three years. She also is a member of the Health Occupations Students of America, three years running.
In addition Zaniyah has been mentoring and tutoring for over two years, volunteering with Night to Shine as well.
She assisted with vacation bible school last summer, Brothers Keepers for 2 years, volunteers with Advnet Health of Ocala and is an active member of the Future Business Leaders of America, and the Fitness and Nutrition Club.
If this isn’t enough to keep her busy, she is a Vanguard High Sideline Cheerleader for four years, two for the Varsity and is a team member for track and field.
Zaniyah plans to major in biomedical sciences and minor in Spanish. She eventually would love to become a physician’s assistant in the field of oncology.