Grade 10, Boston Latin Academy
Deniece is 16 years old and lives in Dorchester. She is currently in the 10th grade at Boston Latin Academy. Deniece was recently involved in a mentoring program at Berklee College of Music. She is most proud of her ability to carry on through tough times. If Deniece could strengthen something in her school community it would be the sense of worth. She believes that too many BLA students are too insecure. Deniece is unique because she can teach herself things, and is a great writer.