Jaylen Baron Miss Philadelphia’s Outstanding Teen

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JAYLEN BARON

MISS PHILADELPHIA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN 2019

AGE: 16

HOMETOWN: Eagleville, PA

SCHOOL: Mount St. Joseph Academy

PLATFORM: Breathing Room Foundation

Jaylen Baron was crowned Miss Philadelphia’s Outstanding Teen 2019  on March 23rd at the Venice Island Performing Arts Theater in Manayunk. As Miss Philadelphia’s Outstanding Teen 2019, Jaylen received more than $130K in prizes, including a full scholarship to Cabrini University in Radnor.

Jaylen is currently a high school sophomore attending Mount Saint Joseph Academy. Her platform is “Breathing Room Foundation” which assists families who have been affected by a cancer diagnosis. Jaylen’s Mom passed away of Stage IV pancreatic cancer in May 2016. Jaylen has also serves as a Philadelphia Purple Stride Walk Team Captain and helped to raise $50K for pancreatic cancer research with her team “J-Bad Heroes.”

Jaylen is a huge basketball fan and also a Philadelphia Mummer. After college she intends to pursue a career as a broadcaster.