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Kristie, Oscar, Jordan

Kristie, Oscar, Jordan

“I’ve fallen in love with robotics. It becomes a passion for every one of us.” Read More

Jessica, Maurice, Ashley, Deontae

Jessica, Maurice, Ashley, Deontae

“Our Principal Mrs. Yarberry is always kind to everybody. So that makes everybody want to be kind to each other. I love coming to school each day to see her and see our teachers.” Read More

Pat

Pat

“Every student in every classroom, without exceptions, without excuses. That’s my personal philosophy.” Read More

Maurice

Maurice

“Connecting our business with this school and seeing the success, the smiling faces everyday – it energizes us and keeps us going. We have 12,000 amazing employees at the Wynn and we never have a shortage of people who want to get involved.” Read More

Krista

Krista

“When I look back at my legacy, I want it to be that I made a difference for children. If every decision I made is best for kids, I did something right. That’s my hope.” Read More

Marc

Marc

“There are robotics teams throughout the country that are sponsored by General Motors or NASA. Relative to some of those big teams, we’re a low-budget team. But the kids understand that we hustle for what we get.” Read More

Kristin

Kristin

“It’s very important for us, as the Chamber, to advocate for a better system in order to improve academic achievement in our school system. We know that, at the end of the day, our education system is vital to our economic performance.” Read More

John

John

“When we level the playing field and give all children the chance to have a great education, it can change generations. For our community, and for our economy, this couldn’t be more important.” Read More

Rene

Rene

“A lot of these young people have been given messages by the education system, inadvertently or purposefully, that they’re not worth the investment, that they’re failures. Our message to them is not only do you belong in school, but this is your vehicle for success.” Read More

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