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High schooler spreads the message that nobody should have to dine alone

By: STEVE HARTMAN CBS NEWS
November 25, 2017 Updated: November 25, 2017 at 11:13 pm
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photo - Denis Estimon CBS NEWS
Denis Estimon CBS NEWS 

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- When the lunch bell rings at Boca Raton High School in Florida, 3,400 kids spill into the courtyard and split into their social groups.

But not everyone gets included. As we first reported in March, here at Boca High and at schools across the country, someone always sits alone.

"It's not a good feeling, like you're by yourself. And that's something that I don't want anybody to go through," said Denis Estimon.

Denis is a Haitian immigrant. When he came here in first grade, he says he felt isolated -- especially at lunch.

Now he's popular. But he has not forgotten that first-grade feeling.

Read the full story at CBS News.

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