Downey Adult School

Downey Adult School held its eighth graduation and pinning ceremony for its vocational nursing program on May 12. The event began with an opening speech by Phil Davis, director of support programs at DUSD, and a salutation by assistant principal Blanca Rochin. Awards were given to students for perfect attendance and outstanding clinical performance, in addition to the salutatorian and valedictorian awards. The graduation ended with a candle-lighting ceremony, during which all nurses in the audience joined the graduating class in reciting the nursing pledge. ********** Published: June 9, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 8