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
  • 5th Grade
  • 6th Grade
  • 7th Grade
  • 8th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • Kindergarten
Kimberly Marleny Jimenez Lopez

Kimberly Marleny

Age: 15

“Listening to music is my favorite pastime. There are 5 members in my family. My dad is a bus driver and my mom stays at home. When I grow up I want to be successful in the food industry. My goal for the future is become successful in the food industry. Honestly is the most important value to me. Things I want for my family are blessings and better communication. In the future I hope I can become an excellent person. To change things in Guatemala I believe I first need to change to set a good example for others.”

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Byron Estuardo

 

Age: 12

Hobbies: play soccer ball

There are 5 people in my family. My dad is a mason and my mother is a selling. When I grow up I want to be and architect. The value that is important to me is respect. What I want for my family is unit.

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Norma Estefany

 

Age: 8

Hobbies: singing

There are six members in my family and my mother makes tortillas and my dad works in the fields. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have anything it would be a doll. What I want for my family is a house.

Enma Maria, Marquez Sinay

Enmma María

Age: 13

Hobbies: I like to draw and read

 There are 4 people in my family. My day is a carpenter and my mother is a house wife. The carrier what I want to continue is a doctor. My goal is keeping to studying hard, so I can be someone in the life. The value that is important to me is the honesty. What I want for my family is a better future. What I want for my future is be what I are. The change I want to see in Guatemala is that to not see more delinquency.

Bella Morena, Apop Alcantara

Bella Morena

Age: 6

Hobbies: Playing kitchen

 “I have one brother and one sister, and my dad is a metal worker and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a cook If I could ask for anything it would be blessings for my family. What I want for my family is that they would receive blessings from God.”

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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.”

 

Dulce Raquel Sajche Jimenez

Dulce Raquel

Age: 7

Hobbies: being with my family and playing

My dad is a driver and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a psychologist. If I would have anything it would be toys. What I want for my family is God’s protection.

Carolina Toscano Palacios

Carolina

 

Age: 11

Hobbies: Reading

There 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.

Mynor Alexander Marquez Chan

Mynor Alexander

 

Age: 9

Hobbies: Reading

There are 5 people in my family. My mother works making tortillas and my father is a brick layer. When I grow up I want to be a firefighter. If I could have anything it would be a car. What I want for my family is happiness.

Anthony Favian Medina Herdocia

Antoni Favian

Age: 13

“In my free time I like to play soccer. There are 6 people in my family. My dad is a carpenter and my mom stays at home and watches the house. When I am older I want to be a lawyer. Peace is the most important value to me. Things I want for my family are love, coexistence and peace.”

Alison Sarai Moralez Pimental

Alison Sarai

 

Age: 10

Hobbies: Play with my friends

There are 3 people in my family. My dad is a carpenter and my mother is a homemaker.  When I grow up I want to be a teacher. If I could have anything it would be a car. What I want for my family is happiness.

Karen Sucely Marquez Chan

Karen Sucely

 

Age: 8

Hobbies: playing dolls

There are five people in my family and my mother makes tortillas and my father is a brick layer.  When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have anything it would be a stuffed bear. What I want for my family is good health.

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Kenia Maria Elena

 

Age: 9

Hobbies: Playing

There are 11 people in my family and my dad works on a bus. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have anything it would be a big house. What I want for my family are blessings.

 

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Ana Patricia

 

Age: 6

Hobbies: playing dolls

There four members of my family. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have one thing it would be many dolls. What I want for my family is a house.

Cristian Alexander Subuyuj Santos

Cristian Alexander

 

Age: 8

Hobbies: Soccer

There 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.