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Nine SAUSD Students Awarded a $1,000 Scholarship to Attend College

SANTA ANA, CA – April 14, 2011 – Nine Santa Ana Unified School District (SAUSD) seniors, one from each high school, were each awarded a $1,000 college scholarship by the Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce at the Difference Makers’ Luncheon held this week. SAUSD Superintendent Jane Russo also received a commemorative plaque for her extraordinary service to the community as a Difference Maker in the lives of thousands of students.

The outstanding seniors, who are making a difference as leaders at their school and in their communities, include the following:

  • Andrew Ayala, Lorin Griset Academy
  • Casey Clayson, Godinez Fundamental High
  • Erika Fuentes, Saddleback High
  • Jessica Gandara, Valley High
  • Vannie Luong, Segerstrom High
  • Ruth Madrid, Century High
  • Angelica Martinez, Santa Ana High
  • Samira Meza, Middle College High and
  • Joshua Recinos, Chavez High

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  1. Also awarded $1,000 scholarships by the Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s “Difference Makers” event:

    Dulce Saavedra, Orange County High School of the Arts

    Jose Ventura, Santa Ana College

    Christopher Muise, Mater Dei High School

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