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Latino Principal Organizes Surprise Graduation for Enlisted Student

/ Source: NBC Miami
Janiel Price will deploy with the U.S. Marine Corps, so Homestead Senior High School Principal Guillermo Munoz held a surprise graduation ceremony to honor him.NBC 6 Miami

Guillermo Muñoz, Principal of Homestead High School in Miami, organized a special surprise graduation ceremony for a student deploying with the U.S. Marine Corps.

"Janiel is a special, good kid and you consider the fact that he's going to risk his life so we can have our freedom," Muñoz said to NBC 6 Miami. "You can't not get emotional over that."

Janiel Price will deploy with the U.S. Marine Corps on Monday, and would have missed his ceremony, so Muñoz organized the event for him.

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