These graphic memoirs are part of Report Card, a Mission Local project supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the Wallace House, where editor and reporter Sindya Bhanoo is a Knight-Wallace Reporting Fellow. The project uses illustration and audio to highlight the unseen hurdles that students in underserved communities are facing this year.

Cielo is a high school student at City Arts and Tech High School in San Francisco’s Excelsior neighborhood.

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  1. What a beautiful story. I am also from Argentina and now I live in the Excelsior!
    I love Nuchas empanadas. Sometimes I get them at the farmer’s market on 22 st.
    Thank you for such nice art work.

  2. A little patience goes along way Especially during the pademeic since day one now on 9 months . MERRY CHRISTMAS 🎉🎇