Twenty-two Jordan High School students completed all 26.2 miles of the Los Angeles Marathon last month. Two of Jordan’s teachers and four of the school’s alumni also completed the marathon. The students are Roberto Andrade, Sara Caballero, Steven Centeno, Gabriella Cervantes Ramos, Danny Chin, David Cruz, Ricardo Cuevas, Jaquelin Flores, Angel Garcia, Enrique Gonzalez, Joseph Jackson, Cindy Lamas, Fatima Marquez, Karina Miranda, Giovanni Nava, Stephanie Ramirez, Angel Rocha, Jamie Roman Nunez, Gabriela Torres, Brandon Yi, David Zaragoza and Enrique Zepeda. Teachers Whitney Gomes and Sandra Del Cid crossed the finish line along with alumni Jennifer Samayoa, Ivan Lozano, Itzel Enriquez and Armando Cruz.
Hoover Middle School student and cello player Andrew Ho was accepted by the Honor Junior Orchestra for the 2017 Middle School Honors Performance Series at New York’s famed Carnegie Hall. The performance series is scheduled for June 22 to 26.