Monday, October 6, 2014

11 Alive: "Unique Cafe Brings Together Students At Dunwoody High School"
Updated With Video

Kudos to Jennifer Leslie and 11 Alive News for featuring this wonderful program!

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Jennifer Leslie, WXIA

DUNWOODY, Ga. -- Every Tuesday morning at Dunwoody High School, there's a line outside Kerry Brown's classroom, which doubles as a unique cafe.

It's named for the school's mascot, and it's run by students with mild intellectual disabilities, like autism and down syndrome.

"I enjoy welcoming people and saying 'Hi, how may I help you?'" said sophomore Prince Montalvo.

The program started a few years ago. The goal is to give students an in-school vocational experience.

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1 comment:

  1. The segment just aired and was beautiful. A link to the post should be up soon.
    Check out http://www.11alive.com/story/life/2014/10/07/dunwoody-high-school-catfe/16798861/ for pictures and part of the story.
    Thanks for sharing this!

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