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Student Gerson Quinteros Gives Back

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Gerson Quinteros, 19, a graduate of Capital City Public Charter School in Washington, D.C., credits the school with providing him the knowledge and skills to succeed and a commitment to giving back.  He’s currently a sophomore at the University of the District of Columbia, majoring in Computer Science, and in his spare time volunteers at Capital City, coaching soccer, swimming and writing.  He is also a role model and resource for undocumented immigrant students who are navigating their way to college – a path that he himself forged as a high school senior.

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