Jaquana is 17 years old and lives in Dorchester. She attends Boston Arts Academy and is in the 11th grade. In addition to being a dancer in the dance program at BAA, Jaquana is an honor roll student, tutors middle school students and participates in student government. Five years from now she would like to be studying to become a veterinarian. One thing that she’d like to strengthen in her community is the overall support system that should be given to everyone to motivate them to find their path to success.