“Winch propelled me to greater success in areas that can’t be bought. Mentally, I became stronger and I was able to make relationships with people all over the world. Winch propelled me to success in ways that can’t be counted, but are highly noted and understood by only individuals who have been through the same methods.”
- Dexter attended Winchendon for one year. He participated as a member of the Boys’ Prep Basketball team. Dexter shared that his fondest memories from his time at Winchendon were with his teammates whether in class, on the court, training, or hanging out on the weekends.
- Throughout his time at Winchendon, Dexter says that he learned to take care of his daily responsibilities and that he was no longer able to rely on his parents. Dexter learned that when adversity hits, you need to find resilience in yourself to push through challenging times, like his adjustment to Winchendon.
- Mrs. Draugsvold’s class was Dexter’s favorite class. He mentioned how in her class you are able to break down real life situations that the characters in novels are experiencing. Mrs. Draugsvold also shared life lessons with their class, which Dexter claims he will carry those lessons throughout the course of life.
- Dexter will be attending Salve Regina University to pursue a major in accounting. He has aspirations of becoming a CPA, as well as starting a nonprofit organization to help children who are less fortunate.