BOCES Holds 25th Annual Adult High School Equivalency Graduation Ceremony

Monticello - The Adult & Continuing Education Program at Sullivan County BOCES held its High School Equivalency Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, May 29, 2014, at the St John Street Education Center in Monticello.  The ceremony was filled with cheers, tears, and smiles as each graduate stood in front of family, friends, and staff members who have supported them through their educational journey.  These 15 amazing graduates have overcome many obstacles and roadblocks on their way to reaching this monumental goal.   Today, they stand proud, as they are ready to face the world with a credential that will open up a world of opportunities.

Cruz Herrera, Donna Moody, and Glen Clark were the student speakers for the night.  Each told their story and gave gratitude to all of the people who helped them on their journey to reach this life-altering goal.  During the ceremony, Kellyann Shuttleworth received special recognition for scoring over 3000 on the GED exam.

The GED Class of 2014 includes Jennifer Addy, Jessica Behnke, Anthony Boyce, Glenn Clark, Heather Corbett, Monica Gonzalez, Krysta Hand, Tabitha Hannold, Melissa Hogle, Greyssy Reyes, Cruz Herrera, Donna Moody, Fatema Mustary, Stephen North, Michael Ortiz, Anthony Reyes, Keri Rhyne, Dara Riordan, Kellyann Shuttleworth, Larcynda Stoutenburg and John Urquidez.

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