Ceremonies for high school graduations set

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The Columbia County school system will hold its high school graduation ceremonies at James Brown Arena on Saturday.

Greenbrier High School will start the commencement exercises at 9 a.m. Lakeside High School will follow with its ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Evans High School will kick off the afternoon ceremonies at 2 p.m., and Harlem High School's is at 4:30 p.m.

Augusta Christian Schools and Evans Christian Academy also will hold their graduations ceremonies Saturday. Augusta Christian's commencement exercises will begin at 4 p.m. at West Acres Baptist Church on Gibbs Road. The Evans Christian ceremony is at 2 p.m. at In Focus Church on Old Evans Road.

The Richmond County high school graduation ceremonies will be held at James Brown Arena on Wednesday and May 29.

The Wednesday schedule is: Hephzibah High School at 9 a.m., Westside High School at 11 a.m., Academy of Richmond County at 1:30 p.m., John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School at 3:30 p.m. and Butler High School at 5:30 p.m.

The Thursday schedule is: Cross Creek High School at 9 a.m., Glenn Hills High School at 11 a.m., T.W. Josey High School at 1:30 p.m., Lucy C. Laney High School at 3:30 p.m. and A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School at 5:30 p.m.

Commencement exercises at Augusta Preparatory Day School are scheduled for 2 p.m. June 1 at the school's Boardman Athletic Center.

Aiken County high school graduations will be June 5 and 6.

Here is the schedule:

Silver Bluff High School, 6 p.m. June 5, school gymnasium; Wagener-Salley High School, 6 p.m. June 5, school gymnasium; South Aiken High School, 6 p.m. June 6, school gymnasium; Ridge Spring-Monetta High School, 6:30 p.m. June 6, school gymnasium; Midland Valley High School, 7 p.m. June 6, school gymnasium; North Augusta High School, 7 p.m. June 6, school gymnasium; Aiken High School, 8 p.m. June 6, James Taylor Activity Center at the school.

-- From staff reports


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