Muslim Press - A Muslim Palestinian - American student has won the title of “the best - dressed girl” while wearing hijab at a school in New Jersey state, NorthJersey. com reported.Abrar Shahin, a student of Clifton High school was wearing a black skirt and jeans, ankle - high boots and a white blazer in her yearbook photo. She was quoted as saying that “there are always cheerleaders and popular girls who win this title, so I was very surprised it was me, being a hijabi”.See Also:Muslim women on wearing the hijab in EuropeShahin works in a clothing - store and has a very fashionable style. She has been practicing her religious traditions and at the same time has caught up with the fashion world. Choosing Shahin, a Muslim girl who wears hijab, as the “best dressed” girl shows the change in the way Americans think about Muslims and is considered to be a stereotype - shattering effort. Her class includes many immigrant students and first - generation students whose families have come from across the globe. There are 52 percent Hispanics, 35 percent whites, 8 percent Asians and 5 percent blacks out of almost 3,300 students at the Clifton High School.Recommended:5 hours of walking in NYC as a woman in Islamic hijab