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. Your drawings are beautiful!! Congratulations! Thank you for sharing your art and your story with all of us! I wish the best for you!

  2. As a teacher on Zoom I am so grateful to see your art and hear about your experience. Thank you.

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