May 25th, at the Marshall Convention Center was the stage for the Waskom Wildcats graduating senior class to a packed house of family, staff and community. The WISD was there in full force from the School Board, to the School administration, High School Faculty and staff.
The Waskom High School Band with Director Donald Hardin set the mood and night with music and Principal Kassie Watson served as Master of Ceremonies, welcoming all in attendance.
The evening started with the Pledge of Allegiance on this Memorial holiday weekend by graduating senior Bradley Cochran.
Jamia Haggerty led the Invocation for the night’s program to begin.
Waskom High Assistant School Principal Frank Crisp gave the Scholarship Recognition and conveyed the scholarship recipients would begin their college and university life, with nearly $400,000.00 thousand dollars in total scholarship funding for this year’s graduates.
Valedictorian Myka Fulce addressed the graduating class, recounting her academic journey that brings her to this graduation night and spring-boarding her into the next chapter of life.
The Salutatory address was presented by Josie Gonzales, through tears of joy and laughter, full of excitement in taking this next step in life.
WISD Superintendant Jimmy Cox, Principal Kassie Watson, WISD School Board President Jacob Speight presented the diplomas to the 2018 Graduating Class of Waskom High School.
Kennadie Philpot delivered the night’s Benediction, the Waskom Band played the Waskom Wildcat School Song and Principal Kassie Watson called the last dismissal for this 2018 Senior Class.
National Honor Society Members:
Blakely Canfield, John Carter, Jasmine Cherry, Joshua Cole, Jaycee Cullum, Adrianna Daniels, Myka Fulce, Vanesssa Garrett, Devin Gentry, Dawson Goad, Josie Gonzales, Jamia Haggerty, Mikala Hattaway, Thomas Hornaday, Jada Jackson, Tucker King, Kayla Kotowicz, Michaela Latham, Bree Launey, Aubrey Leonards, McKenzie Looper, Jacqueline McCoy, Grace O’Dom, Rachel Payne, Kennadie Philpot, Pedro Rodriquez, Jeramie Rogers, Jr.
Blakely Canfield, Myka Fulce, Josie Gonzales, Mikala Hattaway, Edgar Pedraza
Blakely Canfield, John Carter, Juan Castillo, Katorian Ceasar, Jasmine Cherry, Bradley Cochran, Joshua Cole, Mitchell Collins, Jaycee Cullum, Adrian Daniels, Adrianna Daniels, Madison Dollar, Myka Fulce, Vanesssa Garrett, Devin Gentry, Dawson Goad, Josie Gonzales, Ja’Kobe Green, Jamia Haggerty, Mikala Hattaway, Benjamin Henry, Martha Hernandez, Thomas Hornaday, Cordarius Jackson, Jada Jackson, Tucker King, Kayla Kotowicz, Michaela Latham, Bree Launey, Nicholas Lawrence, Aubrey Leonards, McKenzie Looper, Jacqueline McCoy, Jesica Hernandez, Grace O’Dom, Rachel Payne, Edgar Pedraza, Kennadie Philpot, Dylan Powell, Joe Rebulloza, Jason Reeves, Aleandra Montalvo, Pedro Rodriquez, Jeramie Rogers, Jr., Vincente Segura, Jack Smith, Rebecca Stephens, Chase Troquille, Holly Wright with Hailey Bass, Justin Fincher, Rowd Martin, Alexyss Mayberry, Tahalia Meredith, Jadrian Minter, Dylan Morris, Christian Smith, Kayla Thomas, Travion Williams
The scholastic and administrative body of the Waskom ISD were present: Jacob Speight, President, Oscar Garcia, Vice President, Shanta Chatman, Secretary, with Linda Bond, Christy Gentry, Dane Loyd and Jimmy Whorton.
Jimmy Cox Superintendent
Kassie Watson High School Principal
FrankCrisp Assistant High School Principal
Jessica Nelson High School Counselor
Whitney Keeling Athletic Director
Iyhia McMichael Girl’s Athletic Director
David Dulude Waskom ISD Police Chief
Rae Ann patty Assistant Superintendent CIA
Waskom High School Faculty and Staff
Dylan Augustine Emile Hornaday Jillian Robinson
Christine Black Lynn Honraday Beth Rupp
Julia Bridges Chandler Johnson Tarsha Smith
Hannah Brown Kay Johnson Daniel Swaim
Larry Brown Liz Johnson Alysee Thomas
LaShonda Brown Darnette Jones Becky Thomas
Paula Carpenter Jean Kellough Lauren Turner
Donna Crocker Happy King Melanie Walden
Jack Dillard Dottie Mercer Devonna Warner
Carol French Karen Merritt Justin Watson
Julia Gay Susan Michel Michael Welch
Cheryl Gordon Barbara Miles Joseph Williams
Sharon Green Joyce Moore Robyn Wilson
Don Hardin Penny Norton Rachel Wise
T. Higginbotham David Roberts Nikki Wynn
Angela Agundiz Trey Jones
Kyleigh Ceasar Jacob reeves
Zach Grubbs Kaitlyn Woodman
Christina Houston Kiena Wynn
Until next year…………………………, “For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power, and love and discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7