St. James High School
Emily’s personal qualities have enabled her to serve as an inspiration and example for both students and adults in her community. As a small child, Emily’s’ leg was amputated due to bone cancer. She is an avid softball and basketball player. Emily never labels herself as disabled even though she wears a prosthetic leg. She is a leader in academics, an athletic star, and an inspiration to others.
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