A Whole New World

A Whole New World

“Apple,” Jenny Yoon ’19 tried to sound out again as her first grade teacher peered at her from above. Her teacher smiled softly and tapped the word on her paper. Sound it out slower, her teacher said, and don’t give up. Yoon sighed and stared at the letters before her. She had been laboriously mimicking […]

Senior organizes fundraiser to support Haitian refugees

    Michelle Lozano ’08 is spearheading a fundraiser for the Batey’s Children Fund, an organization that provides educational opportunities for Haitian refugees in El Batey, an impoverished area in the Dominican Republic.     Batey’s Children Fund raises money for educational scholarships, providing transportation, tuition, books, and other materials for children who could not otherwise afford to attend school. […]