Press Release from Coahoma Community College Public Relations; (662) 621-4061 - Brittany Davis-Green - firstname.lastname@example.org
CLARKSDALE – They’ve been providing them support since their freshman year of high school, and Thursday morning was no exception as the Coahoma Agricultural High School Class of 1966 joined the Class of 2016 for a special Senior Day program.
Hosted in Coahoma Community College’s Gallery, the event kicked off with a full breakfast sponsored by CCC’s Division of Career and Technical Education with assistance from 1966 class members.
CCC’s Dean of Career and Technical Education Anne Clark, also a member of the Class of 1966, said the “golden class” sponsors many projects that included awarding (on a needs basis) $500 for family assistance during the holiday season, providing two dinners during Thanksgiving , and school supplies.
“We’re been connected with you in some way since the 10th grade,” said Clark. “In addition to saying congratulations, today we wanted to refresh your memory of the offerings here at CCC as many of you get ready to enroll.”
Members of CCC’s Executive Team then used the opportunity to encourage the seniors to continue their education at Coahoma Community College by highlighting the myriad of programs and activities available. At the program’s conclusion, the seniors then enjoyed a special lunch prepared by CCC’s Culinary Arts Program.
The Class of 1966 also has plans to award a $1000 and $500 scholarships during Aggie’s Senior Class Awards Day to two seniors enrolling in programs in CCC’s Academic and the Career and Technical Education Divisions.
In addition, the Class of 1966 will to mark their 50th “Golden” class graduation during Aggie’s 2016 commencement exercises, slated for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 21, inside of CCC’s Pinnacle.
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