I am a biracial, brown-skinned, Mexican-American named after my Jewish grandpa. My parents were intentional about representing both sides of my heritage. We celebrated Hanukkah with my large extended Jewish family and Christmas with my abuelitos.
All students are held to a high bar at The Stables, a unique alternative school where students work with horses while taking Advanced Placement courses by the time they graduate.
Located on the Spokane Native American reservation in Northeast Washington, Wellpinit Middle School stand outs for its principal’s and teachers’ school-wide commitment to adapting Summit Learning to unique settings and curriculum. Staff have also set a high academic bar for students and demonstrate responsiveness to diverse student learning needs.