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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SENIORS TAKE CENTER STAGE
TEXAS SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF’S CLASS OF 2013 SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS – June 5, 2013
COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES – June 6, 2013
Austin, Texas – June 5, 2013 Today at 1:30 p.m., the Texas School for the Deaf’s (TSD) graduating Class of 2013 strolls down the South Austin campus, with teachers, staff and family members waving final congratulations, to assemble in the R.L. Davis Auditorium for TSD’s 2013 senior scholarships and high school awards ceremony.
Wrapping up school activities today at TSD, approximately 50 different scholarships totaling over $25,000, are awarded to graduating seniors seeking post-graduate studies and career training.
TSD is honored to welcome Texas House Representative, Donna Howard – to give the 2013 Commencement Address, tomorrow – Thursday, June 6, at 2:00 p.m.
WHAT: Texas School for the Deaf’s (TSD) 2013 Graduation Activities
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Senior Walk 1:00 pm
Scholarships and High School Awards Ceremony 1:30 pm
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Senior Brick Ceremony 9:30 am
Senior/Parent Buffet 11:30 am
Commencement 2:00 pm
WHERE: R. L. Davis Auditorium
Texas School for the Deaf
1102 South Congress
Austin, Texas 78704
ABOUT THE TEXAS SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF (TSD)
The Texas School for the Deaf is the oldest continuously operating public school in Texas. Educating deaf and hard of hearing students of Texas since 1856, the campus also provides outreach and educational resources for students, their families and professionals in the field throughout the state of Texas. With educational excellence and a strong belief in a culture and community at TSD, students form a unique identity based on their individual strengths and talents. TSD is an environment where students learn, grow, and belong. For more information about the Texas School for the Deaf, visit http://www.tsd.state.tx.us/.