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Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano Visits GHS

Congresswoman Grace Napolitano of the 32nd District visited the Medical Academy classes of Mrs. Aguirre and Mrs. Rodgers.  Students were studying the components of syringes in the Medical Pathology class, and enzymes in the Biology class.  Congresswoman Napolitano was accompanied by School Board members Helen Jaramillo, Yolanda Rodriguez Pena, Mayor Rocha, and Superintendent Dr. Kaminiski.

One-hundred students are enrolled in the GHS Medical Academy preparing for careers in all areas of health care.  

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Gladstone's HOSA Team does it again!

The Medical Academy students who competed in the State Leadership Conference this spring break have come home winners.

Gladstone took 23 students to compete against other medical academy in the state of California. With over 3000 students competing Gladstone students were finalists and winners.

It was a lot of work and dedication that got us to this point from all students and advisors. The advisors were an integral part of helping our students succeed. Edna Rodgers, Randall Rodgers and Jennie Aguirre worked tireless hours to prepare the students.

The following are the students that attended the conference: Elisabeth Gallardo, Juan Flores, Lance Puno, Deni Mora, Manolo Lopez, Brianna Rodriguez, Dessteny Jimenez, Kaytlynn Haywood, Darcy Villagomez, Magaly Reyes, Christopher Diaz, Kelly Bernal, Ashley Camarena, Alexis Mendez, Irlanda Lozano, Abie Hernandez, Jocelyn Torres, Darlin Rocha, Crystal Vrana, Nefrit Tepepa, Sydney Jones, Esme Rojas, & Nancy Sanchez.

Elisabeth Gallardo won a Gold Medal in Pathophysiology, Kaytlynn Haywood won a Bronze Medal in Medical Assisting, Nefrit Tepepa won a Bronze Medal in Biomedical Laboratory and Dessteny Jimenez won 5th place in Medical Assisting. We also had several round one finalist.

Gladstone students will now attend the International Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX on June 26, 2018 to compete against Mexico, Canada, and all of the United states.

   Mrs. Jennie Aguirre
Mrs. Jennie Aguirre