When I was in high school we used to get into trouble for running in the hall or being outside of class without a pass and now we are here – at this point where an 18 y/o stands between a shooter and his friends thus ending his life while saving theirs. Sadly, the rest of us will never know Kendrick – this young man whom, like others across our country, has walked quietly among us – ready to help in a heartbeat.
Unbounded youthful potential – gone in a second.
“A member of the school’s robotics club and a relentless tinkerer, Castillo had an infectious smile and gentle sense of humor, according to friends. He worked part-time at a local manufacturing company that had offered him a job after an internship because he was such a standout employee.”