MHS Set for Graduation

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Valedictorian Arielle Griffin

Marmaduke High School will be saying goodbye to 56 seniors at 3 p.m. Sunday at the high school gymnasium.

The Marmaduke School Band will welcome the seniors into the gymnasium by playing the processional.

Brian Shipley will lead the pledge of allegiance. Bailey Williams will welcome the audience and Lucas Dixon will give the invocation.

Salutatorian Emma Morton

Brittany Banning will give the class officer address, followed by salutatorian Emma Morton and valedictorian Arielle Griffin giving their respective speeches.

Shane Robinson will be the invited speaker, followed by Cole Thomas, who will address the seniors. Superintendent Tim Gardner and school board president Jason Weatherspoon will hand out diplomas.

A special presentation of a plaque, cap and gown in remembrance of Trevor Potter will be made to his family by Edna Johnson and Tia Bopp.

The celebration will end with Edna Johnson, Arianna Wyatt, Laci Bishop, Anna Carey, Luise Kindervater, Samantha Morris, Emma Morton, Danielle Parker and Taylor Retherford singing the Marmaduke alma mater followed by the Marmaduke Band playing the recessional.

Honor graduates are Brittany Banning, Lucas Dixon, Brianna Hood, Edna Johnson, Kirsten Richey, Brian Shipley, Bailey Williams and Arianna Wyatt.

Seniors having completed vocational courses in animal studies are Tyler Bowens, Brittany Banning, Chris Burney, Patience Bynum, Josh Edwards, Arielle Griffin, Kyle Haneline, Nick Jones, Kara Lee, Tyler McCoy, Abby Meredith, Emma Morton, Taylor Retherford, Shianna Reyna, William Reynolds and Arriana Wyatt,

Students having completed vocational studies in power, structural and technical systems are Tyler Bowens, Chris Burney, Andrew Easton, Patience Bynum, Arielle Griffin, Sydnei Hampton, Kyle Haneline, Nick Jones, Kara Lee, Tyler McCoy, Abby Meredith, Emma Morton, Taylor Retherford, Shianna Reyna, William Reynolds and Arianna Wyatt.

Family and Consumer Science completers are Jennifer Aguirre, Laci Bishop, Tia Bopp, Michael Caldwell, Anna Carey, Angel Dixon, Chanel Ellis, Tyler Garrett, Austin Grant, Jo Hancock, Katie Jones, Tony King, Kara Lee, Shianna Reyna and Makayla Slayton.

Students who completed courses in child care guidance, management and services are Tia Bopp and Michael Caldwell.

Students who completed vocational courses in education and training are Tia Bopp, Chanel Ellis, Kara Lee, Shianna Reyna and Makayla Slayton.

Vocational studies in office administration were completed by Alexis Easterling, Andrew Easton, Brianna Hood, Tony King, Kelsey McCoy, Brian Shipley, Tanner Swartzlander and Bailey Williams.

Students who completed studies in business finance are Colby Agee, Patience Bynum, Alexis Easterling, Andrew Easton, Tony King, Kelsey McCoy, Brian Shipley and Tanner Swartzlander.

This year's MHS graduation section may be found in the May 11 print edition of the CCTD.

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