From today’s Post: Meet Alan Xie, the student member of the Montgomery County Board of Education. Xie voted in the selection of Joshua P. Starr as the county’s new superintendent and can vote on school system policies and the Board’s legislative platforms. His schedule is loaded with board meetings, committee meetings and budget hearings, but excelling in school is still a top priority for Xie. The 16-year-old junior took 18 Advanced Placement exams this year.

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