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    Student of the week Sofia Sierra, who will be a junior at Belleville West High School in the fall, will have already earned college credit when she returns to school. This summer she will be attending a summer arts program for high school students at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia from July 2 to Aug. 4.

Student of the week Sofia Sierra, who will be a junior at Belleville West High School in the fall, will have already earned college credit when she returns to school. This summer she will be attending a summer arts program for high school students at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia from July 2 to Aug. 4. snagy@bnd.com
Student of the week Sofia Sierra, who will be a junior at Belleville West High School in the fall, will have already earned college credit when she returns to school. This summer she will be attending a summer arts program for high school students at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia from July 2 to Aug. 4. snagy@bnd.com

This local student was taking college classes before she had a driver’s license

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