Four Hesperia dental assistant ROP students have won medals at a statewide competition.


The four students attended the California Health Occupations Students of America State Leadership Competition.


"The students were amazing and had the time of their lives doing what their teachers taught them in class," said Windi Snellen, ROP Recruitment/Placement Specialist.


Annemarie Gerro picked up a gold medal and Sarah Goodson won 5th place in the dental spelling competition.


Esther Gonzales won a silver medal in the extemporaneous health poster competition.


Gonzales also picked up a gold award and Danielle Osiecki won the silver in the dental assisting skills competition.


Hesperia High School has both high school and adult HOSA clubs on campus.


"Congratulations to all the students," said Snellen.


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