Adult High School Graduation held at IVCE
Wednesday / January 9, 2019
MARSHALLTOWN – Three adult high school graduates were recognized at the adult high school equivalency graduation ceremony at the Iowa Valley Education and Training Center on Dec. 18. The graduates received letters of congratulations presented by Jon Nunez, Iowa Valley’s Director of Adult Literacy Programs, and a short commentary was read by instructor Kathy Siebring regarding each graduate’s future plans.
Each graduate received a certificate symbolizing their dedication to lifelong learning. IVCCD Chancellor Dr. Chris Duree concluded the ceremony by giving the charge to the HSED class of 2018.
Each year, Iowa Valley Continuing Education (IVCE) presents a Director’s Scholarship award to the student who achieved the highest score on the high school equivalency test. The December graduating class Valedictorian was Nicholas Szahowski, who scored one of the highest scores ever.
Fifteen IVCE students have earned their high school equivalency diploma since July 2018. Many of the students are currently taking additional training and could not be at the ceremony. For information about high school equivalency diploma classes offered through Iowa Valley Continuing Education, call 641-754-1348. Classes are offered in Grinnell, Iowa Falls, Marshalltown, and Tama.