Assistant principal Sharon Ahuna (right) often checks in with Center High School students, including Malik Collins (front to back), Breauna Porter and Tyrese Gully, all 17. Chats sometimes help school faculty and administrators spot troubled students earlier.
Assistant principal Sharon Ahuna (right) often checks in with Center High School students, including Malik Collins (front to back), Breauna Porter and Tyrese Gully, all 17. Chats sometimes help school faculty and administrators spot troubled students earlier. Allison Long The Kansas City Star
Assistant principal Sharon Ahuna (right) often checks in with Center High School students, including Malik Collins (front to back), Breauna Porter and Tyrese Gully, all 17. Chats sometimes help school faculty and administrators spot troubled students earlier. Allison Long The Kansas City Star

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