The eighth-grade class at New Haven Elementary School came rolling in last week aboard some nicely decorated vehicles, receiving their certificates of promotion from the Manteca Unified School District.
All told, 68 were honored at the drive-thru event led by Principal Debbie Doyle and Vice Principal Melissa Herrera.
Their teachers – namely, Kathy Corriea, Desiree Coon and Erik Alves – announced the Academic Awards while Doyle gave out the special awards at the event held on May 26.
Members of the New Haven Class of 2021 consisted of:
Noah Acosta, Payton Adams, Vanessa Agbayani, Alana Alvarez, Mateo Aranda, Juan Artiaga Martinez, Nadira Austin, Peter Azzolini, Ashely Ball, Omarie Bobadilla, Allison Borba, Kaden Burlingame, Valentino Castillas, Lily Castro, Rosio Cerna Alvarez, Valeria Cervantes, Gerardo Cervantes-Altamirano, Michelle Cervantes-Altamirano, Robert Cohn, Michael Cooke, Hailey Danel, Preston Ellis, Milagros Escobedo.
David Espino Barrios, Alexis Guajardo, Ryan Guibor, Mariana Guzman, Carolina Hernandez, Joey House, Sarah Jimenez, Carolyn Johnson, Drew Kalin, Amrit Kaur, Caitlyn Kemper, Victor Lopez, Jennifer Lucero, Priscilla Macias Fonseca, Cathlene Manaloto, Juaquin Marabilla, Natalia Meli-Sandoval, Carerra Mendez, Xavier Mendez, Kyle Miller, John Morrison, Frank Motzkus, Fernando Murillo.
Anthony Paiva, Madison Pillatsch, Camila Polanco, Raynah Porotesano, Savanah Porras, Brandon Ramirez, Jacob Rebollar, Andrew Rives, Samuel Romero, Abraham Rosas Zamudio, Jada Stevens, Emily Sutton, Vanessa Velazquez-Cerna, Angel Warner, Maddeson Watson, Keenan Yang, Alfredo Zarate-Dussau, Alexa Zuniga.