Chambers of Commerce Honor Students of the Month

From left: Sally Myers, Program Founder; Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, Superintendent, Perris Union Hi...

From left: Sally Myers, Program Founder; Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, Superintendent, Perris Union High School District; Bea Parmley, Vice President, Perris Valley Chamber of Commerce; Zarabeth Sandoval, Heritage High School; Eddy Salas, California Military Institute; Taryn Park, Paloma Valley High School; Joselyn Calderon, Perris High School; Councilman Tom Fuhrman, City of Menifee; Dorothy Wolons, President/CEO, Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce; and Mayor Daryl Busch, City of Perris.
The Perris Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce kicked off the 2013-2014 Student of the Month program in September. The students are nominated by their teachers and staff at their respective school sites and are chosen for their character, integrity, love of learning, ability to persevere and overcome challenging circumstances, community service, and how they make a difference on their high school campus.

September’s students and their families attended a luncheon sponsored by the Perris and Menifee Chambers of Commerce along with local businesses and organizations. Principals and teachers from each high school shared stories about the students and they each received certificates of recognition, numerous gifts, congratulations and encouragement from local, county, state and federal dignitaries.

Heritage High School's Student of the Month is Zarabeth Sandoval. Zarabeth currently holds a 4.4 GPA and is involved in sports, including cross country and track. Heritage High School Principal Julie Zierold stated that Zarabeth has a lot on her plate and does a great job of balancing her life. Along with her sports, she&