Education is what helps me accomplish my goals. I didn’t take education seriously in elementary school. When I transferred to Mariana Bracetti Academy Charter School I joined their wrestling team and started to realize what’s really important. By working hard in wrestling it showed me how education and hard work will lead to success. This year I made a goal to become a champion wrestler before I graduate high school. To achieve this this goal I need to have a great education to become a champion. Our school requires us to have good grades to attend practices. Education is what holds my life together. Another goal of mine is to attend and graduate from college. Education is what helps me reach my goals and decides which college would accept me. With a great education and wrestling in my life I can achieve any goal I set my mind to.
In this episode we speak with PRTC athlete Joey McKenna about his time helping out with BTS Philly.Read More »