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
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  • 8th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • Kindergarten
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.

Heidy Lorena, Chavez Salazar

Heidy Lorena

Age: 6

Hobbies: I like playing with dolls

I have two little brothers and four sisters, and my dad is a carpenter and my mother is a housewife. When I grow up I want to sell ice cream. If I could as for anything it would be a Sponge Bob SquarePants puzzle. What I want for my family is new dishes.

Dulce Fernanda Tiu Sanchez

Dulce Fernanda

 

Age: 5

Hobbies: playing

There are four people in my family. My father is a teacher and my mother is a housewife. When I grow up I want to have a college degree. If I could have anything it would be a large doll. What I want for my family is a car.

Cristel Dayana Lux Garcia

Cristel Dayana

Age: 10

Hobbies: playing soccer and dancing

There are 6 members in my family. My dad is a cook and mu mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a doctor. If I could have anything it would be a stuffed animal. What I want for my family is that we would always be together.

Vilma Fabiola, Xep Xoquic

Vilma Fabiola

 

Age: 8

Hobbies: I like playing with my little sister

 “I have one brother and two sisters, and my dad works in a store and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a chef. If I could ask for anything it would be a house. What I want for my family is more food.”

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.

Henry Alonso Vargas Argueta

Henry Alonzo

 

Age: 6

Hobbies: playing

There 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.

Yuri Yasmira Tercero Latz

Yuri Yasmira

Age: 12

“In my free time I like to watch T.V. There are 6 people in my family. My mom stays and watches the house and my dad works on trucks. When I am older I want to be a secretary. In my opinion, the most important value is peace. I want many thing for my family but above all else health.”

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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.

Eduardo Andre Chicojay Ramirez

Eduardo Andre

 

Age: 7

Hobbies: playing soccer

There are four people in my family and my parents work with paint. When I grow up I want to be an architect. If I could have anything it would be a video game. What I want for my family is happiness.

Esvin Gustavo Jimenez Lopez

Esvin Gustavo

Age: 13

Hobbies: Listen to music

“In my family there are four members. My father is a driver of collective bus and my mother is a housemaker. The career that I want to continue is to be a chef. My goal for this year is to pass my grade doing my homework. What I want for my family is good health. For my future I want to have a house. The change what I want for Guatemala is to stop the violence and that we can have more security.”

Velvet Alondra Flores Gomez

Velvet Alondra

 

Age: 6

Hobbies: playing

There are four people in my family. My dad works in client services and my mother is a homemaker. When I grow up I want to be a ballerina. If I could have anything it would be a dog. I like to go out and have fun with my family.

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Noe Isaac

Age: 8

Hobbies: Playing soccer

There are eight people in my family and my parents sell in the market. When I grow up I want to me an accountant. If I could have anything it would be a moto. What I want for my family is a car.

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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Victor Manuel

 

Age: 9

Hobbies: riding my bike and watching TV

There are four members in my family and my mother is a homemaker and my stepfather works in electricity. When I grow up I want to be an architect and a designer. If I could have anything it would be a car. What I want for my family is a big house to share.