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Jun 06 2011

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PIISD holds annual commencement

By SCARLET O’ROURKE

Staff Writer

It was a sea of blue flow­ing by as 148 seniors walked down the aisle on Friday to re­ceive their proof of purchase for their educations thus far.

At the South Padre Island Convention Center, the 2011 seniors said “good-bye” to high school and “hello” to the rest of their lives.

“The class of 2011 will al­ways be special to me. …I’m actually going to miss most of you guys,” said Principal William Roach. “It’s been my pleasure to work this school year with such a wonderful, enthusiastic and intelligent group of young people.

The Port Isabel High School 2011 Graduating Class prepares to switch their tassels as the cer¬emony ends. Students received their diplomas on Friday, June 3 at the South Padre Island Con¬vention Center. (Staff photos by Scarlet O’Rourke)

 

For more on this story, pick up a copy of the June 6 edition of the Port Isabel South Padre Press or check out our E-edition by clicking here.

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