Road to Graduation: Quajon Avila
Senior Quajon Avila was not always sure he would make it to graduation at his high school in Harlem. Now he looks forward to starting college to study business and culinary arts.
Produced by: Shakaine Grant, Ricky Guillen, Sulayman Jawara and Tesharr Roque
SRL Advisers: Danny Hwang and Eric Reyes
These stories are produced by Student Reporting Labs as part of the “American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen” initiative funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Station partners include Arkansas Educational Television, Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Eight, Arizona PBS, Houston Public Media, Kentucky Educational Television, KLRU, NJTV, South Carolina ETV, Utah Education Network and WNET.