And while she felt he was progressing academically during the school day, she worried that there was still a lot more he needed to learn about art, culture and how to communicate clearly with other people.
“I’ve really seen him come out of his shell,” Clark said, smiling. “Through this program, the kids are really learning to be young ladies and young men. They are learning to be more open to what society has to offer. I’m so happy for him.”