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Ricardo Ricardo Gayle '18

My name is Ricardo Gayle and I am a senior from Philadelphia, PA. My family is from Jamaica so that is where my roots are. My favorite subjects are math, science, and sometimes social studies. I am a member of student council, member of the National Honor Society, and a co-President of Connect and Commit, a service learning club. Outside of school I enjoy playing video games, researching historical questions, hanging out with friends, and keeping up-to-date with technology. In my free time I have started working as an instructor at Zaniac in Woburn.

Omar Omar Grant '18

My name is Omar Grant and I am a senior. I was born in Atlanta, GA. At home, I live with my little sister, my mother, and my father. I'm a great big brother.  My mom's mom lives with us as well. We have 1 dog "Lady" and she is 3 1/2 years old. My favorite food, subject, color, and shoes are tacos, science, blue, and Nike. I am on varsity wrestling and volleyball. I like to rap as well as dance. I want to go into a game design and digital animation for my career. Someday I want to travel to Japan just to see what it's like and experience the culture. I'm considering even going as far as Calfornia for college. I traveled to Brazil last summer and it was amazing.

 Aaron Aaron Apostadero '20

My name is Aaron Apostadero, and I am a sophomore here at Winchester High School. I came from Wallkill, NY, and I have many interests. My seasonal sports are wrestling and track and field. My hobbies are playing violin and photography. I'm hoping to become a doctor, with my favorite subjects of math and science.

 Nyobe Nyobe Bandele '20 

Hi! I’m Nyobe Bandele and I’m a sophomore from Philadelphia, PA. My favorite things about my hometown are the culture, the people and the food (especially the food).  My favorite sport is basketball because I’ve enjoyed the sport from a very young age. I like to spend my free time watching tv, playing video games and staying up to date with world news. My favorite subject in school is history because it deals with history and politics which are 2 of my biggest interests even outside of school. I very much enjoying being at Winchester ABC and am excited for the next 3 years.

John John Emanuel '20

My name is John Emanuel and I am from Brooklyn, New York. I am an incoming sophomore for the 2017-2018 school year. I love playing and watching sports because of my pride and passion for them. I play basketball and baseball for the high school. I have found an interest in studying journalism. I hope to pursue a career in that field and I feel Winchester will provide me with the tools necessary to be successful in my ventures. I am grateful that A Better Chance has given me the opportunity to attend such a notable school.


Jeremiah Colbert '21

My name is Jeremiah Colbert and I am from Washington DC. I live with my mother, father, and my older brother Antoine. I like to hang out with friends, run track and play video games. My favorite subject is math. I am excited to join the Winchester ABC family and am looking forward to meeting new people and making new friends. I hope to get high marks at Winchester High School. I am excited to try new things, like being a part of different sports teams and clubs.


Samuel Cruz '21 

My name is Samuel Cruz and I am a freshman. I come from Lawrence, a small city in Eastern Massachusetts. Growing up I’ve always had a passion for basketball and technology and I hope I’ll be able to incorporate these passions with my future profession. While attending Winchester High School I hope I’ll be able to make many new friends, find new hobbies, uncover any of my hidden talents or interest, and prepare myself for any challenges coming my way in the future.

 Karl Karl von Weissenbeck '21

My name is Karl von Weissenbeck.  I am from Detroit, MI, but I was born in Ghana. The school subjects that I like the most are language arts, science, social studies, and math. My favorite hobbies are playing tennis, reading, playing chess, and, researching philosophies, historical figures, and science. I also like to play video games in my free time. In the future, I would like to have a career in science or literature, but besides being an author, I am still unsure of what else I want to be. I am very grateful for being admitted to Winchester ABC and I am looking forward to this great opportunity.