From selling drugs for his uncles at 5 years old and witnessing a drive-by shooting at 12 in his crime-infested neighborhood, Jackson Destine is now a senior at Atlantic High School, a straight-A student, president of the senior class, an outstanding member of the wrestling team and a lieutenant in the school’s Criminal Justice Academy.  “Jackson always amazes me” says Nickoletta Loulis, one of his teachers and a mentor. “He sets the bar high for himself, and he always delivers.”

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