“Honesty is a virtue that I hold true. Not only for others, but honesty with myself. I want to be true to myself in every situation I encounter.”
— Jayson Idelfonso, St. John’s Prep
“Opportunities to able to make positive changes in the world are all around us, and with the help of our loved ones, we can strive toward it. As a culture, we can sacrifice more of our time to help others. Instead of spending hours on social media, we can volunteer our service to others.”
— Rachel Burgos, Archbishop Molloy H.S.
“A sacrifice that I had to make was giving up my weekends and ability to hang out with my friends after school in order to play tennis on a national and international level. I believe the sacrifice has paid off and was well worth it because I have been able to experience so much of the world.”
— Shelby Lau, St. Edmund Prep
“The extra push from my family, friends and teachers help me accomplish my goals. They always a have good advice and that helps me move forward in accomplishing or getting closer to my goals.”
— Damian Kusznieruzuk, Msgr. McClancy M.H.S.