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Puente Statewide Academic and Leadership Award Scholar

Zacki Muqri Congratulations to Pasadena High School student Zacki Muqri '20 who has been selected as a 2020 Puente Statewide Academic and Leadership Award Scholar. Zacki is pictured with his counselor, Mr. Minh Tran. 

Zacki was selected for his outstanding academic achievement (GPA 4.00+), leadership and community service accomplishments. He is a member of the Pasadena High School Boy's Volleyball team, plays soccer and is a past president of the Chinese Club. His future plans include medical school with the goal to become an anesthesiologist. Colleges he is applying to include USC, UC Berkeley, UCLA and Clemson University.

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