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Malik Makes The Deadline

by Christopher Peak | Jun 21, 2017 2:32 pm | Comments (3)

Christopher Peak Photo Most parents know what to expect on Graduation Day. But the mother of a New Horizons High School student wasn’t sure — even on the morning of the ceremony — if her son would get his diploma on Tuesday.

Her son, Malik James, had revived his scholastic career following a slide induced by his best friend’s murder. But he still needed to pass one more test to make up the missing credits.

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Girls Get Their Code On

by Lucy Gellman | Apr 26, 2017 2:25 pm

Lucy Gellman Photo Tayrene Rodriguez jumped into programming headfirst when she learned that she would be building, attaching wires to, and writing code for a robot from scratch. Emiya Pearse didn’t, but found that her four teammates helped her get through it.

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