NEPTUNE: Thirteen students- twelve Long Branch and one Ocean Township- completed their 12 years of education at Monmouth County Vocational School District CLASS Academy prepared to move forward with college or their chosen careers.
The graduation ceremony of the Academy of Allied Health and Science in Neptune gave 31 Monmouth County students their diploma or a certificate to receive one through their home town.
The twelve Long Branch students were; Tyeler Byers-Adesanya, Aahnesti Caldwell, Banner Chinchilla, Anthony Cintron, Jessyca Contreras, Cassandra Hernandez, Angel Montalvo, Amanda Morales, Odalis Perez-Osorio, Michael Priester, Princess Mecca Thomas and Shamecca Wheeler.
Byers-Adesanya, Cintron and Morales also received Principal Awards. Ms. Amanda Morales received the newly developed Student Leadership Award with a special plaque that will contain her name and be kept at the school for future Leaders to be added. She is the first to receive the award created by Principal Paul Christopher, Ed. D. in his first year at the helm.
Principal Christopher presented the Leadership Award as Asst. Superintendent Anthony Schiable delivered a CLASS Address and handed out certificates aided by Dennis Ingoglia of the County Board of Education. Freeholder Serena DiMaso represented the Board of Freeholders.