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ALAMEDA -- Eighth-grader Isabel Luna knows how to stand by her word.

Last year, when she ran for president of St. Philip Neri Catholic School's student leadership council, she proposed a tutoring program for students that would be run and staffed by students.

"I wanted the idea to really come true and not make an empty promise," said Luna, who was elected to head the student group in the late spring. Click to read more