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NEWS RELEASES 2011-12

NEWS RELEASES 2011-12 :: JUNE 4, 2012

GOVERNOR MOREHEAD SCHOOL, NC SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND EASTERN NC SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF SET GRADUATION SCHEDULES

On June 6 and 7, 34 seniors from the Governor Morehead School (Raleigh), NC School for the Deaf (Morganton), and the Eastern NC School for the Deaf (Wilson) will walk across the stage and receive their high school diplomas. Following are the details for each school’s graduation event:


North Carolina School for the Deaf (Morganton)
June 6, 2012; 7 p.m.
Main Building Auditorium
517 West Fleming Drive, Morganton, NC 28655
Guest Speaker: Charles Crowe, NCSD Alumnus, retired staff member, Coach, NCSD Hall of Fame Inductee 1979 and Burke County Sports Hall of Famer Inductee 2011

Governor Morehead School
June 7, 2012; 10:30 a.m.
Lineberry Auditorium
301 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606
Guest Speaker: Ed Summers, Software Engineer and Accessibility Specialist, SAS Institute

Eastern NC School for the Deaf
June 7, 2012; 2 p.m.
Massey Activity Center Auditorium
1311 US Hwy 301 South, Wilson, NC 27893
Guest Speaker: Kristine Sullivan, Disability Rights NC


On June 1, the residential schools were transferred from the NC Department of Health and Human Services to the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Since then, the Department’s staff have been working closely with administrators and educators at the three schools to ensure a smooth transition.

About the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction:
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction provides leadership to 115 local public school districts and 126 charter schools serving over 1.5 million students in kindergarten through high school graduation. The agency is responsible for all aspects of the state's public school system and works under the direction of the North Carolina State Board of Education.


For more information:
NCDPI Communication and Information Division, 919.807.3450.