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Best Kept Secret (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Drama | 4 May 2013 (USA)
JFK High School, located in the midst of a run-down area in Newark, New Jersey, is a public school for all types of students with special education needs, ranging from those on the autism ... See full summary »

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Samantha Buck
3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Alyce Barnhardt Alyce Barnhardt ... Herself
Carla Byrd Carla Byrd ... Herself
Robert Caspar Robert Caspar ... Robert Caspar
Johnson Green Johnson Green ... Herself - Principal, John F, Kennedy School (as Dr. Johnson Green)
Quran Key Quran Key ... Himself
Matthew McNabb Matthew McNabb ... Matthew McNabb
Janet Mino Janet Mino ... Herself
Kirk Rupprecht Kirk Rupprecht ... Herself
Rahamid Saunders Rahamid Saunders ... Rahamid Saunders
Erik Taylor Erik Taylor ... Erik Taylor
Kareem Wigfall Kareem Wigfall ... Kareem Wigfall
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JFK High School, located in the midst of a run-down area in Newark, New Jersey, is a public school for all types of students with special education needs, ranging from those on the autism spectrum to those with multiple disabilities. Janet Mino has taught her class of young men with autism for four years. When they all graduate in the spring of 2012, they will leave the security of the public school system forever. Best Kept Secret follows Ms. Mino and her students over the year and a half before graduation. The clock is ticking to find them a place in the adult world - a job or rare placement in a recreational center - so they do not end up where their predecessors have, sitting at home, institutionalized, or on the streets. Written by Danielle DiGiacomo

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Documentary | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 May 2013 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Newark, New Jersey, USA

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