Songnhi is a Senior in the 2016-2017 class year. She has an accumulative 4.5 G.P.A. and aspires to be a Doctor. She has attended field trips with the Health Academy to OTI, RCF Youth Summit, and Contra Costa College. She has also participated in the Upward Bound program through UC Berkeley. She is a member of the National Honor Society, as well as multiple school clubs. Songnhi is the Founder and President of Uprise, an organization that promotes higher education and social equities.
Tatiana will graduate in 2017 and currently has a 3.7 G.P.A. After she becomes the first in her family to graduate college, she will become a pediatrician. She is a member of the National Honor Society, Uprise, multiple school clubs, and the soccer team. On top of the many field trips she’s attended with the Pinole Valley High School Health Academy, she has also interned at OTI.
Gracia is a senior at Pinole Valley High School and has already finished her CNA program. Gracia hopes to become an ER nurse and she’s already prepared for college. Her eagerness to accomplish her dreams is an inspiration to other students.
Yinja, a fist generation American, is currently a senior at UC Merced. Her undergraduate degree is in Psychology and she will be getting her Masters in Social Work. She is also a leader on her campus’s Student Union.
Raymond is currently a student at Contra Costa College. He completed his CNA program during his senior year at Pinole Valley High School and is continuing his education in Health. He plans on becoming an RN soon.