PHS Valedictorian and Salutatorian Celebrated at Education Month meeting

City and school officials pose with Valedictorian Jasmine Gomez and Salutatorian Jaime Perez of Paramount High School’s Class of 2019. Photo courtesy of city of Paramount

The Paramount City Council proclaimed May as Education in town at its May 7 meeting held at Progress Park Plaza. Among those recognized and honored were Valedictorian Jasmine Gomez and SalutatorianJaime Perez of Paramount High School’s Class of 2019. Both of them will be attending UCLA. From left: Paramount Unified Boardmember Sonia DeLeon, Board President Carmen Gomez, Vice Mayor Daryl Hofmeyer, Perez, Mayor Tom Hansen, Gomez, Boardmember Vivian Hansen, Councilmember Diane J. Martinez, PUSD Superintendent Dr. Ruth Perez, Councilmember Peggy Lemons, and Councilmember Laurie Guillen.