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I Really Want to Make It

Special | 15m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Sharon Montano of Oakland decides to go back to school at age 20 after several years of substance abuse and other struggles. When she discovers Civicorps Academy, she finally gets another shot at a high school diploma — and a future.

Aired: 09/24/13

Expires: 03/01/23

Rating: NR

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