Paint Branch High School Senior Earns College Degree Two Weeks Before High School Diploma
Alan Gutierrez is about to graduate from Paint Branch High School, but he just received his Associates Degree from Montgomery College.
The high school senior is in the Early College Program and received a full scholarship to attend Princeton University in 2021, according to ABC7.
Gutierrez participated in clubs at Montgomery College and was even the captain of the swim team his junior year prior to some seasons being cancelled during the pandemic. He earned a 3.94-grade point average in the business cohort at Montgomery College and plans to study public policy at Princeton.
On Friday, May 21, the Montgomery College community celebrates the academic achievement of the Class of 2021 in a Virtual Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony will include remarks by Montgomery College President DeRionne Pollard, Board of Trustees Chair and The Honorable Michael Knapp. The program can be seen below.