Parents Robert and Brenda and sister Sarah Aguilar announce the graduation of their daughter and sister Elisa Nicole Aguilar from the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, South Carolina.

Aguilar, 20, attended Bret Harte Elementary School, Luther Burbank Middle School and John Burroughs High School. She was a student at Glendale Community College when she decided to join the Marine Corps.

Aguilar graduated on Nov. 4 from the Recruit Depot. She graduated from the Marine Corps School of Infantry on Dec. 13.