The Waco ISD Education Foundation and stakeholders of Waco ISD awarded surprise scholarship gifts to a handful of graduating seniors during the commencement rehearsals for University High School and Waco High School today.
A Waco ISD “scholarship surprise patrol” delivered a payload of good news, loud noise, festive cheer and $19,000 in scholarships to nine high achieving students who were selected through a competitive application process at their respective schools.
The Waco High School commencement rehearsal was held on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at
10 a.m., with the surprise announcement at 11:15 a.m.
The University High School commencement rehearsal was held on Tuesday, May 31, 2016,
at 1 p.m., with the surprise announcement at 1:15 p.m.
Both schools will hold commencement ceremonies for the class of 2016 on Saturday, June
4, 2016, at Baylor University’s Ferrell Center, 1900 S. University Parks Drive in Waco:
University High School’s Commencement Ceremony begins at 3 p.m.; Waco High School’s Commencement Ceremony begins at 6. p.m.