American Graduate Champion: Quinton Black

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.

quinton-blackToday’s Champion is Quinton Black! Black is a coach at Cedar Ridge High School. In this video, Nolan Ferree, a student at Cedar Ridge High School, talks about why Coach Black is his champion. “I’ve only been here for two years, but Coach Black has already taught me how to be a better leader, smarter with my grades, and to participate in service hours,” said Ferree.

Watch the video to find out more about Nolan’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.