Where: In the gymnasium
When: 7 p.m.
Number of Graduates: 179
Speaker: Karmen Elise Gardner
What The Speaker Said:
“None of us would be here today without the help and support of our families.”
“There is no limit to the wonders we can accomplish.”
“It is our light, not our darkness, that scares us the most.”
What Graduates Said:
“Even a single word of encouragement can change us for the better.” Allison Christine Senter
“Oops, wrong speech!”
“Man, there are a lot of people here.”
“They all look so great!”
“Are there any seats over there?”
Average Grade Point Average of the Class of 2012 is 3.18.
78 percent of the graduating class members are planning on continuing their education.
The students in the senior class have been offered a total of $721,192 in scholarships.
What Graduates Did:
Took a public pledge to “hold this diploma as a sacred trust and bring honor to myself and the school through honest work for my fellow man.”
Notables in Attendance:
Surry County School Superintendent Dr. Ashley Hinson
Assistant Superintendent Dr. Charles Graham
Assistant Superintendent Dr. Terri Moseley
Several members of the Surry County School Board
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