Meet the Students

GRACES implements its vision and purpose through supporting the school in education and nutrition programs, counseling, mentoring, and longterm sustainability programs. All of the children attending the school are indigenous and live with the effects of daily prejudice, abuse, poverty and social inequities.

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  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
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  • 6th Grade
  • 7th Grade
  • 8th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • Kindergarten
Katherine Azucena Cachupe

Katherine Azucena

 Age: 8Hobbies: playing with my brother and sister and listening to musicThere are five people in my family and my mother is a waitress. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have anything it would be a bike. What I want for my family is a house. 
Jenifer Rosmeri Palma Rosales

Jenifer Rosmeri

Age: 12“In my free time I like to play basketball. There are 5 members of my family. My mom works as a waitress and my dad is a chef. When I am older I want to be a lawyer. In my opinion, the most important value is love. Something I want for my family is for us to have a living room in our house.”
Luis Bladimir Ezequiel Zamora Zelada

Luis Vladimir

 Age: 6Hobbies: playing with cars“There are eight members in my family, my dad is a security officer and my mother is a housewife. When I grow up I want to be a PE teacher. If I could have anything it would be a big car. What I want for my family is for them to always be together and happy.“
Otto Daniel Vinicio Gomez Marroquin

Otto Daniel

 Age: 12“One thing I really like to do is eat. There are 10 people in my family. My mom works with horses. When I am older I want to be a pilot. The most important things to me are my mom and family. If I could have one thing for my family it would be to be happy and not fight.”
Nardy Daniela Castellanos

Nardy Daniela

Age: 8Hobbies: paintingThere are seven people in my family. My mother is a cook. When I grow up I want to be a teacher. If I could have one thing it would be a doll. What I want for my family is food.
Cristian Alexander Subuyuj Santos

Cristian Alexander

 Age: 8Hobbies: SoccerThere are five people in my family and my mother is a homemaker and my dad is a security guard. When I grow up I want to be a policeman. If I could have anything it would be a ball. What I want the most for my family is food.
Josue Aaron Hernandez Argueta

Josue Aarón

Age: 13“In my free time I like to play soccer. There are 4 people in my family. My mom is a teacher and my dad is a carpenter. When I am older I want to be a soldier or police officer. The most important value in a person to me is sharing. If I could have one thing for my family it would be a car.”
Zuleidi Luz Clarita, Chavec Salazar

Zuleidi Luz Clarita

 Grade: 8thHobbies: PaintThere are 6 people in my family. My father is a carpenter and my mother is a housewife. The career that I want to continue is accountant. My goal is to graduate and work very much. The value that is important to me is responsibility. What I want for my family is happiness. What I want for my future is to be with my family and can be graduate. The change I want to see in Guatemala is that to not see more poor people. I want to help them. 
Ana Beatriz Subuyuj Alquijay

Ana Beatriz

 Age: 7Hobbies: paintingThere are just three people in my family. When I grow up I want to be a firefighter. If I could have anything it would be a backpack and a notebook. What I want for my family is happiness.
Maria Emilia Subujuy Santos

Maria Emilia

Age: 11“In my free time I like to dance. There are 5 people in my family. My dad works in Guatemala City in construction and my mom cleans people’s houses. When I am older I want to be a teacher. The most important value in a person to me is love and respect. Things I want for my family are health, love and peace.”
Carolina Toscano Palacios

Carolina

 Age: 11Hobbies: ReadingThere are four members in my family. My mother works as a Spanish teacher and my father works in maintenance. When I grow up I want to be a Kindergarten teacher. The value that is important to me is friendship. What I want for my family is that they would be happy.
Henry Alonso Vargas Argueta

Henry Alonzo

 Age: 6Hobbies: playingThere are six people in my family, my mother sells fruit and my father drives a taxi. When I grow up I want to be a firefighter. The value that is most important to me is toys. What I want for my family is our own home.
Valeria Gisel Chuichos Lopez

Valeria Gisel

 Age: 9Hobbies: ReadingThere are 5 people in my family. My mother works in a restaurant and my father works for a flour company. When I grow up I want to be a chef. If I could have anything it would be a cellphone. What I want for my family is love.
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Damaris Yulissa

Age: 11Hobbies: readThere are 4 people in my family. My dad is a mason and my mother is a housewife. When I grow up I want to be a teacher. If I could have anything It would be shoes. What I want for my family is security and they can have a job.
Karin Daniela Chivichon Lopez

Karin Daniela

Age: 12“My favorite things to do in my free time are listen to music and read. There are 5 members in my family. My dad works as a driver and my mom works as a cook. When I am older I want to work as a pediatrician. The quality I value most is respect. If I could have anything for my family it would be better lives for the members of my family.”