Kristin is a junior at Lincoln High School. She loves to read and is saddened that so many kids don't enjoy reading, and that they are missing out. Thinking about her future Kristen is considering a degree in history from The University of Florida and eventually becoming a history professor.
Cooper attends Florida High and is really interested is developing leadership skills through military service. Cooper reecently applied to the Coast Guard Academy, both his father and grandfather were in the Coast Guard. He appreciates his parents continuing guidance and support, and connecting him to programs such as Youth Leadership Tallahassee and Boys State.
Nashayshi is a student at the Success Academy. She has been adopted twice. The first family was not a good fit and she missed a lot of school. Her second family supports her and her education goals. Her experiences have made her realize that she is strong and can overcome tremendous obstacles.
Errick wants to be a business and finance manager because he is good at math. He made some bad decisions but the Success Academy has helped him turn around. His grandmom is his best advocate. He is looking for a job so that he can save money for college.
Kelsey is a senior at Florida High and has an interest in television production. She feels it is important to seek out internships and participate in community service projects. She attributes her drive to her mom and is excited about college.