American Graduate Champion: Cathy Rollins

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.

cathy-rollinsToday’s Champion is Cathy Rollins! Rollins is an AP English teacher at Cedar Ridge High School. In the video, Sonje Olson, a student at Cedar Ridge High School, talks about why Ms. Rollins is her champion. “She genuinely cares about education and will provide a safe environment and will respect your ideas and opinions,” said Olson.

Watch the video to find out more about Sonje’s champion!

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.