Published : Tuesday, April 10, 2012 | 12:39 AM
Nine Pasadena Unified SchoolDistrict (PUSD) students were awarded college scholarships from the Masons of California as part of the celebration of Public Schools Month at Jefferson Elementary School today. At the event, the Masons announced their donation of more than $100,000 to support teachers and students in Pasadena, Glendale, and Burbank-area public schools, part of a $750,000 statewide donation.
Part of this donation are scholarships to PUSD students as part of the Masons’ Investment in Success Scholarship Program. Students who receive these scholarships are deserving high school seniors who have demonstrated exemplary character, drive, and scholastic potential despite challenges intheir homes or communities.
Scholarship recipients from PUSD are:
Crystal Cabral John Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Stephanie Flores-Ramirez Blair High School
Alexandria Garcia Blair High School
Joy Howard John Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Jose Juarez John Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Hortencia Sanchez John Muir High School
Zurisaday Sanchez John Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Jackelyn Travis John Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Perla Villegas John Muir High School