We employ the Whole Child Approach as a Mentoring Program

William Carter

Name: William Carter
School: Thomas Jefferson High School, Denver, Colorado
GPA: 3.6
Athletics:     Football, Basketball and Track
Position:      Defensive Back, Guard, long & Triple Jumper
Class:          Junior class of 2011
Height:        5’8 
Standing reach: 42   
Weight:       150
40 time:       4.6
Pro shuttle:  
Vertical:        36
Bench max:
  175
Squat max:  270
Power clean max:  
Bench reps: 145 - 25
Combine Accomplishments:  5th Long Jump (City Meet) 2008,3rd Long Jump (City Meet) 2009 , State Qualified in 2009 (Long Jump)
Hobbies:      Web Site Design, Sports, Reading & Video Games
College Major: Computer Networking
Community service: Kappa League Leadership Program, At Risk Tutoring/Mentoring
Colleges interested in attending: University of Southern California, University of California at Los Angeles and the University of Georgia

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

  • Honor Roll Student… Accelerated Classes
  • Enrolled in TJ’s Computer Magnetic Program since freshman year.  The program emphasis is on 3D Animation and Web (Design) Applications
  • Participant in the ALS Walk-A-Thon (Lou Gehrig's Disease ) at Denver’s City Park
  • Greeter / Escort for the Kappa Alpha Psi Annual Scholarship Luncheon
  • Tutors at risk youth
  • Team participant in the First Annual Economic Summit & Expo’s Youth Apprentice Contest which featured Dr. Randal Pinkett, motivational speakers, author and season four winner of NBC’s “The Apprentice” with Donald Trump
  • Current member of the TJ football team, and has played basketball and run track for TJ
  • Participant in the 2009 Florida State University Relays – Long and Triple Jump
  • Placed 6th in Denver’s City Track Meet in long jump his Freshman year (2007/2008) and placed 3rd in long jump at several district meets during his Sophomore year (2008/2009)
  • Participant in the 2009 summer football camps at Grambling State University… Home of the 2009 SWAC National Champions
  • Participant in the summer basketball league for Become A Ball Champion
  • Athletics and Beyond volunteer:  Youth coach and mentor at various clinics
  • Emmanuel Christian Center Member

LANGUAGES: First language English and also functional in speaking and reading Spanish