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.

All
  • All
  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
  • 5th Grade
  • 6th Grade
  • 7th Grade
  • 8th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • Kindergarten
Johan Antonio Escobar Sanchez

Johan Antonio

Age: 12

Hobbies: Play soccer and telephone

There are 3 members in my family, my dad does crafts and my mother is a housewife, I want to study cuisine, my goals are to become a soccer player and I will practice a lot to achieve it, an important value for me is to respect the teachers, for my family I want blessings and for them to buy a house in the future, a change that I want to see for Guatemala is for there to not be any more assaults and to make people understand that mistreating women is bad

Ana Beatriz Subuyuj Alquijay

Ana Beatriz

 

Age: 7

Hobbies: painting

There 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.

Mario Ruben Sajche Jimenez

Mario Ruben

 

Age: 15

“ When I grow up I want to be a police man. There are 15 members in my family. My dad works shoveling sand at the river and sells snacks. The most important thing to me is to finish each grade. If I could have one thing for my family it would be to for us not to fight.”

 

Maria Jose Taquez Garcia

María José

Age: 11

Hobbies: playing

There are four people in my family. My dad makes shoes and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a nurse. If I could have anything it would be toys. What I want for my family is that they would always be ok.  

Fernando Israel, Alvarado

Fernando Israel

 

Age: 9

Hobbies: playing, playing soccer

There are six people in my family and my parents sell in the market. When I grow up I want to be a hard worker. If I could have anything it would be a house. What I want for my family is that they would all be healthy.

Antonio, De Leon Simaj

Antonio

 

Age: 12

Hobbies: Playing soccer

There are ten people in my family. My grandpa carries things and my grandma make tortillas. When I grow up I want to be a soccer player. If I could have anything it would be a car and a plane. What I want for my family is for them to be happy.

Edgar Gudiel Chiguichon Garcia

Edgar Gudiel

Age: 6

Hobbies:  playing soccer

There are seven people in my family. My father is a mason and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to work like my dad. If I could have anything it would be a car. What I want for my family is a car to drive in.

Jorge Aaron Sul Tecun

Jorge Aaron

 

Age: 6

Hobbies: riding my bike

There are nine people in my family, my mother is a homemaker and my father is a solider. When I grow up I want to be a firefighter. If I could have anything it would be a motorcycle. What I want for my family is a car.

 

Damaris-Guisel-García-Monroy-e1517251647469

Damaris Guisel

 

Age: 13

Hobbies: Read and play ball

 “There are 2 people in my family. My father is a shoemaker and my mother is a housewife. When I grow up I want to be a psychologist. The value that is important for me is the respect. What I want for my family is they can be unit.”

 

Perla Izabet, Us Maldonado

Perla Izabet

Age: 14

Hobbies: read

There are 7 people in my family. My father works in the feel and my mother is a housemaker. The carrier What I want to continuous is be a chef. My goals are can be graduate and I work hard for this. The value that is important to me is the peace. I want the best for my family. For my future I want to follow what God want for me. The change for Guatemala is the discipline and I want to do with my example.

Porfirio-García-Chiquito-e1516392895685

Porfirio

Age: 6

Hobbies: Play with my little brother

 “There are 3 people in my family. My brother and my sister my mother sell food in front to the hospital. When I grow up I want to be a driver. If I could have anything that be a house. What I want for my family is peace.”

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.”

Josue Emmanuel Celada Garcia

Josue Emmanuel

 

Age: 12

“My favorite things to do are celebrate Christmas, Holy week and Easter. There are 7 members in my family. My mom works long hours as a chef. When I am older I want to be a firefighter. The most important value in my opinion is friendship. If I could have one thing for my family it would be happiness.”

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.”

Felipe Josue David Ixcajoc Vasquez

Felipe Josue

 

Age: 7

Hobbies: playing soccer

There are four members in my family. When I grow up I want to be an engineer. If I could have anything it would be a new house. What I want for my family is happiness.