Bridgeport High School in north central Washington is one of six finalists to have President Obama speak at their graduation this year. But, they need YOUR help to win this distinct honor.
Students from the rural high school, with a student population that is 90 percent Hispanic, submitted essays and a video for the White House’s Race to the Top Commencement Challenge.
Check out the video of Bridgeport’s story and their incredible efforts to get students ready for college below. Then visit the Commencement Challenge website to vote for Bridgeport. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on “next” until you reach Bridgeport’s page. Click on box number 5 to give Bridgeport the highest rating and then encourage your friends to vote!