Four hundred and nineteen seniors were awarded certificates, along with other student achievements and Career Passports, marking the end of their career and technical training, during Four County Career Center’s 48th annual Recognition Day Ceremony
Over 1,800 parents and guests were in attendance for the ceremony.
Career and Technical Education Director Rick Bachman was Presiding Chairman of the ceremonies. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Abigail Weller of Napoleon, accompanied by the Armed Services recruiters and seniors enlisted in the armed services. Superintendent Tim Meister introduced Board of Education members.
Mason Locke of Hilltop and Taylor Snyder of Liberty Center announced student achievement activities. Guest speakers for the ceremony were senior students Kathariena Foster of Hilltop, Anastacia Hite of Delta, Jaryd of Archbold), and James Branham of Edgerton.
Forty-five students were named Outstanding Seniors for exemplary performance in their career and technical and academic programs, and were presented with award plaques by their department supervisors. Awards and scholarship monies of over $616,000, to be used to further students’ education at community colleges and universities, were also awarded during the ceremony.