ALLPS students celebrate end of high school

Posted: May 7, 2016 at 1:09 a.m.

Avery Undernehr, a senior at Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services Center, stands with her daughter Clara Ginnett, 3-months, as she stands with classmates Friday while being honored for a high grade point average during the ALLPS Senior Celebration at the school in Fayetteville. Graduating students from the innovation and alternative program of Fayetteville High School were honored for achievements and listened to inspirational messages from Paul Hewitt, superintendent of Fayetteville Schools, Ugochi Iloka, a television reporter and Steve Clark, president and chief executive officer of the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce.

The student worked harder than he did, her history teacher said Friday. She took initiative and spent too many hours in his classroom working on a project that won a third-place prize in a state History Day competition.

Tyress Golden (center), a junior at Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services Center, dances Friday with classmates in front of the senior class during th...

Senior Celebration for Agee-Lierly Life Preparation Services

• 105 graduates

• 40 students finished all graduation requirements before May 6

• 8 students finished high school as 11th-graders

Source: ALLPS

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