Jahira Parris, MVHS



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Jahira Parris, MVHS

What are your post-graduate plans (i.e., college, workforce, etc.)?
My plans are to go to SUNY Oswego to become a psychologist and an author.

Which Mount Vernon schoolteacher has influenced you the most, and why?
Mr. Israel, Dr. Brand and Ms. Izzo have influenced me the most because Mr. Israel constantly informed me about fairs and important details of college, Dr. Brand wrote me a letter of recommendation, and Ms. Izzo is the teacher who taught me psychology, the career I will achieve.

What is your favorite memory from your senior year?
My favorite memory of my senior year was senior photos. It was a time that let me know I’m almost done and I’m a few steps close to graduation.

If you could tell your freshman self-one thing, what would it be?
Regardless of the obstacles you face, continue to strive for the best.

How would you describe the Class of 2020?
The Class of 2020 are the scholars who worked hard to get to the top.