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Victoria Leigh Soto


Late schoolteacher who was simply killed while struggling to safeguard her students through the Sandy Hook college shooting of Dec 2012. On her behalf heroism, she was posthumously honored the Presidential People Medal. She gained Bachelor’s degrees ever sold and Education from Eastern Connecticut Condition University before participating in graduate college at Southern Connecticut Condition School. A playground at Longer Brook Recreation area in Stratford, Connecticut was called Victoria Soto Memorial Playground in her honor in June 2013. Her dad was a crane operator and her mom was a nurse. She and five various other Sandy Hook instructors and administrators had been honored the Presidential People Medal by Leader Barack Obama.

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Full Name Victoria Leigh Soto
Date Of Birth November 4, 1985
Died December 14, 2012, Newtown, Connecticut, United States
Place Of Birth Bridgeport, CT
Profession Teacher
Education Eastern Connecticut State University, Southern Connecticut State University
Nationality American
Parents Carlos Soto, Donna Soto
Siblings Carlee Soto, Jillian Soto, Carlos Matthew Soto
Awards Presidential Citizens Medal
Star Sign Scorpio

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1Victoria attends the Professional Performing Arts School in Manhattan.
2Victoria is related to Oscar winning director Victor Fleming and is named after him.



Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2015TV SeriesLane Baker
Bridge of Spies2015Classroom Girl #2
Sinister 22015Stephanie (as Victoria Leigh Morales)
The Knick2014TV SeriesCora Hemming
Black Box2014TV SeriesYoung Catherine
Unforgettable2011TV SeriesYoung Carrie
Team Umizoomi2011TV SeriesApril / Natasha

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