Penta plans ceremonies for seniors

The Class of 2016 at Penta Career Center will be honored during special Senior Recognition Ceremonies on Tuesday, May 17; Wednesday, May 18; and Thursday, May 19. The high school seniors, who will be completing career-technical programs at Penta, are from 16 area school districts including Swanton.

All ceremonies will take place in the Susor Auditorium at Penta Career Center, 9301 Buck Road in Perrysburg Township. Each student will receive a Career Passport which contains their personalized Certificate of Completion. In addition, seniors will be recognized for career-technical student organization accomplishments and other school-related achievements. One of the highlights of each ceremony is the announcement of the recipients of the Outstanding Student Award for each career-technical program.

The Penta senior recognition events, in which 764 students will participate over the course of three days, will take place on the following dates and times:

Tuesday, May 17 at 1:15 p.m., Marketing Education Programs.

Tuesday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m., Arts & Communication/Business & Management/Health Services Programs.

Wednesday, May 18 at 10:15 a.m., Construction & Manufacturing Programs.

Wednesday, May 18 at 1:15 p.m., Human Services & Teaching Professions Programs.

Wednesday, May 18 at 6 p.m., Agriculture & Transportation Programs.

Thursday, May 19 at 11 a.m., Job Training and Project SEARCH Programs.

Participating in the ceremonies will be Ronald Matter, superintendent of Penta Career Center; Jeff Kurtz, career-technical director; Penta Career Center supervisors; and representatives of the Penta Board of Education. For more information about the senior recognition events, contact the Penta Student Services and Admissions Office at 419-661-6480.