Category Graduation


Graduation is always a tough time for me.  It’s not really for sentimental reasons because “my kids are growing  up.”  I’m happy about them moving on.  And most of my kids I started with are in middle school or early high school at this point.  No, its because not all the kids I deal with […]


I’m just now getting these pictures posted, but last Saturday, Nene and Lia graduated from Palo Duro High School!  I’m so excited and proud of them.  Lia qualified for the ACE Scholarship and is planning on being  a pediatrician.  Nene graduated in the top 10 percent and qualified for a couple of other scholarships – which is […]

Chris Graduates!

As the core group of kids Mission 2540 started working with begins to get older, I’ll be attending lots more graduations every year.  But this year, I had just one senior, Chris, and he graduated from Caprock High School on Saturday morning.  I’m so proud of Chris.  Around 5 years ago, his mother was tragically […]