Pomona Middle School hosts first naturalization ceremony

About 150 immigrants from 38 countries attended Pomona

About 150 immigrants from 38 countries attended Pomona Middle School to be sworn in as U.S. citizens. (Credit: News 12 )

POMONA - A Rockland County middle school hosted its first naturalization ceremony today.

About 150 immigrants from 38 countries attended Pomona Middle School to be sworn in as U.S. citizens.

Rockland County Clerk Paul Piperato swore in the state's newest residents.

Students in social studies classes at the school were also in attendance to learn about the process and cheer the group on.  

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