Degrees and Certifications:
Jordan Thompson, Thornton
What are your post-graduate plans (i.e., college, workforce, etc.)?
I plan on pursuing a doctorate in psychology and becoming a social worker.
Which Mount Vernon schoolteacher has influenced you the most, and why?
Mr. Hernandez has had a major impact on my life. At one point I was unsure if I would be able to continue my education. Mr. Hernandez kept me optimistic and helped me throughout the application process and I appreciate him.
What is your favorite memory from your senior year?
I enjoyed almost every single moment, but one highlight was senior picture week. Everyone was able to come together and enjoy a special moment that signified us all going on to the next step in life.
If you could tell your freshman self-one thing, what would it be?
One thing I would say to my freshman self, although it may be vague, you’re strong.
How would you describe the Class of 2020?
Unique, talented, and perseverant. We’ve been through so much and managed to achieve greatness. I hope to see you all at the top.