Our students are talented, hard-working, creative individuals, and they're up to some extraordinary things. We'd like to share their stories with you.
Maurice and his brother Tyrice are accustomed to travel. It’s par for the course for most Army kids. So when the family took a recent vacation to visit relatives in Germany, all was well…Until everything went wrong.
The young men’s grandfather, who was there with them in Germany, suffered a debilitating heart attack. The initial shock gave way to resolve over the difficult days that followed as the family recognized what needed to be done.…Read more
Tim Nechuta plays the organ. Really well. Just to be clear, when we say he plays organ, we’re talking about the real deal. (Hint: If images of monstrous stone cathedrals and floor-rattling pipe organs come to mind, you’re on the right track.) Tim’s passion for the black and white keys began with piano lessons in elementary school. When he was in 5th grade, he saw his music teacher performing on the organ. Tim thought, “I want to do what he does.” And that was that. Apparently, Mr. Nechuta doesn’t do things half-way…Read more