Real Hoosiers, Real Stories

Adriana: “I wake up and I can’t wait to go to my charter school.”

Adriana Lopez, an eighth grader at the Hammond Academy of Science and Technology (HAST), wishes all students felt the way she does about her school choice. HAST; a public charter school in Hammond, Indiana, serves 550 students in grades 6-12 with a hands-on, STEM-heavy curriculum that is preparing its students for high-demand careers in fields including engineering.

Adriana was recently honored by the Institute for Quality Education for her #MySchoolChoiceStory video, at an assembly held at HAST.

To read the The Times of Northwest Indiana coverage of the event, click here >>


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