American Graduate Champion: Kristie Copeland

KLRU shares the inspiring stories of the people that are making our community a success! As part of our American Graduate initiative, we’re honoring American Graduate Champions that have been submitted by the community.

smilingchampionToday’s Champion is Kristie Copeland! Kristie is the theater director at Cedar Ridge High School and everyday supports her students. “From day one Ms. Copeland has taken me under her wing, and been there for me through everything. She’s always inspired me to keep going. She’s always told us just to go for it.” Check out the recommendation video for more on Kristie and her contributions to the community!

Do you know someone in our community who is working to improve high school success for students throughout Central Texas? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! American Graduate Champions can be students who work as mentors, business leaders who serve as role models, school officials making changes to better the system, parent activists, and even struggling students who are overcoming obstacles in order to graduate.