Downey Adult School

Downey Adult School held its fourth graduation and pinning ceremony for its Vocational Nursing program on May 14. Barbara Samperi, vice president of the Board of Education, gave the salutation while board member Martha Sodetani served as keynote speaker. Awards were given to students who had perfect attendance and others who exhibited outstanding clinical performance. Salutatorian and valedictorian awards were also handed out. The night concluded with a candle-lighting ceremony, in which all nurses recited the Nursing Pledge. ********** Published: May 29, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 6