It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, the saying goes, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. The size of the fight in 2005 Larkin High School graduate Tony Pellegrino is considerable, and he has the resume to back it up.
Noe Velazquez grew up in Elgin, attending Garfield and Highland elementary schools and Kimball Middle School before graduating from Larkin High School. Now he's the principal of Lords Park Elementary in U-46.
Cristina Castro is now a state senator, but when she attended Larkin High School, she was a quiet student whose favorite subject was math. And her future aspirations did not include a career in politics.