Tamaya Newborn is a 16 year old junior at Fort Dorchester High School. Tamaya is originally from New Jersey and moved to South Carolina when she was in the 7th grade. She is a member of her schools National Honor Society and marching band. Tamaya has also received the Academic Award two years in a row for her freshman and sophomore year. She has been journalism all three years of high school and broadcasting the past two years. After high school, Tamaya plans on attending college and studying some form of journalism while there.