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UCPS Graduates 2170 Students
The video above highlights the Monroe, Piedmont and Porter Ridge High School graduation ceremonies.
Union County Public Schools graduated 2,170 students over the past several days, with ceremonies held at Wingate Universityâ€™s Austin Auditorium, the Forest Hills High School gymnasium, Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC, Life Point Christian Church in Fort Mill, SC, Cabarrus Arena, South Providence Media Center, Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, and Central Academy of Technology and the Arts. UCPS ceremonies began June 7 and culminated June 14, 2010.
UCPS college-bound graduates received a total of 1,454 scholarships worth a total of about $48.5 million. Piedmont High School had the most scholarship money awarded to its 216 graduates, receiving 409 scholarships with a total value of about $14.7 million.
Written by: Deb Bledsoe, UCPS Communications Coordinator
Video compiled by Don Mace. UCPS Web Communications Coordinator
Posted: Jun 16, 2010 by Don Mace