Kennelly School Students Imagining Ways To Help Puerto Rico

Kennelly School Students Imagining Ways To Help Puerto Rico

A middle school project is personal for students with family in Puerto Rico.

Rocked repeatedly by earthquakes since the new year and still recovering from Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has been on the minds of many, including several Hartford Middle School students.

“We’re trying to solve, how can we build infrastructures that could withstand earthquakes and save people,” said Alex Alamo a seventh-grade student at Hartford’s Kennelly School.

Alamo and his fellow classmates, many with family in Puerto Rico, are conceptualizing structures that could potentially protect against natural disasters.

Kennelly School Students Imagining Ways To Help Puerto Rico