Student of the Month

Congratulations to our Student of the Month Recipient



Name: Marcus James
Grade: 12th
School: William H. Turner Technical Arts High School

Marcus James a proud member of the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project for eight years and the President for his school’s chapter at William H. Turner Technical Arts High School.  He believes that determination is the key to success.  He enjoys doing community service, spending time with family and going to church.  Marcus plans on attending Florida Atlantic University and major in Criminal Justice.  His goal is to become a Miami-Dade Police officer and work his way up to become a Detective and specialize in Narcotics.


He believes that the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project has brought great mentors in his life and they have taught him the importance of education.  Marcus considers Mr. Tyrone Hilton his role model because he has help him overcome obstacles he couldn’t face on his own.


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