Losing my Grip
Diam, Long Reach HS, Class of 2020
Through music, Diam shares a story of taking control of a life that can be complicated and in disarray.
My Influential HCPSS Teacher
Whitney Hogan, Special Educator/Author - Waterloo ES
An influential HCPSS teacher led Whitney to pursue her passion in special education.
Bill Barnes, HCPSS Chief Academic Officer
Growing up in poverty and experiencing abuse, Bill was driven to be an educator by the powerful words of his mother.
This I Believe
Amanda, Long Reach HS, Class of 2020
Amanda's faith led her from a very low time in her life to an incredible, life-altering mission trip with her church.
Turn "I Wish" Into "I Will"
Caline, Long Reach HS, Class of 2020
At ten years old, moving from Lebanon to America without speaking English allowed Caline to reach deep and discover a personal drive that turned her wishes into reality.