Graduate Profiles

  • Every year many students graduate early from El Puente due to the flexible nature of our school's independent studies program. Below you can read about some of our graduates and how they have found success at our school. If you are a graduate or the parent of a graduate and would like to share your story, email our community laision, Rosario Martinez Ortiz, at r.martinezortiz@salinasuhsd.org.

  • Martin Zaragoza

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 4/12/2022 9:00:00 AM

    Martin came to EPS from North Salinas High School during his junior year. He came to EPS to complete his credits. Martin enjoyed having two classes a day and the support he received from his teachers. Now that he has graduated, he plans to work while he waits for the next enrollment date for college. A quote he lives by is "hard work pays off for the future"

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  • Fabian Hernandez

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 3/16/2022 8:25:00 AM

    Fabian came to EPS from North Salinas High School. He came to EPS to complete his credits. Fabian enjoyed that the teachers were very helpful to him. Now that he has graduated, he will look into trade schools and join the workforce. One quote he lives by is "The decisions we make now will shape our future"-Larry June

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  • Kimberly Pantoja

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 2/18/2022

    Kimberly came to EPS from Everett Alvarez High School during her 12th grade. She attended EPS because it seemed like a great school. Kimberly enjoyed everything from what EPS had to offer. Now that she has graduated, she has plans to look for a full-time job. A quote she currently lives by is, "It doesn't matter how many times you feel trapped, there's always a way out."

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  • Crisabel Aguilar

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 11/18/2021

    Crisabel came to EPS from Salinas High School during her 11th grade because she wanted to be in a quiet and smaller environment. She enjoyed how dedicated teachers and staff were to her. Now that she has graduated, she plans to attend college. Crisabel would recommend EPS to a friend because of the great environment, and it being easier to focus.

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  • Ashley Solorzano

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 10/29/2021

     

    Ashley came to EPS from Rancho San Juan during her 10th grade because she had plans of graduating early. She was able to graduate in October and enjoyed the support from the staff from the day she began at EPS. Now that she has graduated early, Ashley plans to apply for college in the Spring.

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  • Alondra Ramirez

    Posted by Rosario MartinezOrtiz on 10/29/2021

    Alondra came to EPS from North Salinas High during her 12th grade because she wanted to study from home. She was able to graduate in October and enjoyed the learning opportunity from being at home. Alondra plans to take care of her dogs and eventually take cooking classes at a community college.

     

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  • Daniel Rodriguez

    Posted by Jonathan Green on 10/19/2021

    Daniel came to EPS from Salinas High during his 11th grade because he was falling behind on his credits. He was able to graduate in September and credits the very helpful EPS teachers for being able to do that. Now that he has graduated early, Daniel plans to work the remainder of the year before joining the Navy in 2022.

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