Students were slapped with a $51 SAT fee after counselors began the registration process late.
The Bronx High School for Medical Science hired two new English teachers following student pressure.
Nearly 30 donors, most of them strangers, helped Marcela Pinos raise the funds to head to DC.
Marcela Pinos, 16, has tried selling cupcakes, writing letters and launching a webpage to raise funds.
Several juniors at Bronx HS for Medical Science pleaded for the courses but were told to wait, they said.
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