Class of 2016 Takes the Stage

Class of 2016 Graduating seniors across the district are taking the stage this spring to commemorate their achievements in GCISD. Students at the Bridges Accelerated Learning Center celebrated their graduation ceremony on May 17 at the Colleyville Community Center (Bridges Photos). Both the Colleyville Heritage (CHHS Photos) and Grapevine High School (GHS Photos) ceremonies were held Thursday, June 2, at the University of Texas at Arlington's College Park Center. iUniversity Prep held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 11 (iUniversity Prep photos).
 
“Graduation is a wonderful culmination of hard work and dedication for our students and their families,” said GCISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. Robin Ryan. “Our students are impressive and have rightly earned this opportunity to walk across the stage and receive their diploma. Congratulations to the Class of 2016. Strong parent support and the guidance and leadership of our teachers and staff help make this achievement possible for our students. This is truly a time to celebrate."
 
Learn more about the Class of 2016:
 
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555 Graduates
 
$15 million in scholarships
 
8 National Merit Scholarship Program Finalists
 
27 National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Students
 
6 National Hispanic Scholars
514 Graduates
 
$13.7 million in scholarships
 
10 National Merit Scholarship Program Finalists
 
28 National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Students
 
5 National Hispanic Scholars 
50 Graduates
 
$175,000 in scholarships 
 
The iUniversity Prep Class of 2016  will gather with friends, family and instructors at the Grapevine Palace Theatre for their graduation ceremony on June 11. iUniversity Prep is GCISD's virtual school with students from across the entire state, and this represents their second class of graduates.
77 Graduates
 
The Bridges Class of 2016 gathered with friends, family and instructors at the Colleyville Center for their graduation ceremony on May 17. Several students spoke about the challenges and rewards Bridges provided throughout the year, as well as the positive impact this unique school has had on their lives. 
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Bridges Grad 16
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Where is the GCISD Class of 2016 headed to next?
  • Abilene Chrisitan University
  • Alabama State University
  • Allegheny College
  • Arizona State University
  • Arkansas State University
  • Ashlan University
  • Auburn University
  • Augusta Escoffier Culinary School
  • Austin College
  • Austin Community College
  • Baylor University
  • Belmont University
  • Blinn College
  • Boise State
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Bradley University
  • Brookhaven College
  • Brown University
  • BYU
  • BYU Idaho
  • California Baptist University
  • California Institute of Technology
  • California Polytechnic State University at SLO
  • Central Arkansas
  • Colorado Film School
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Cornell University
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • DePauw University
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Eastern Oklahoma State College
  • El Centro
  • Embry-Riddle University
  • Emory University
  • Fordham University
  • Franciscan University
  • Front Range Community College - Larimer Campus
  • George Washington University
  • Georgia State University
  • Grayson College
  • Hardin Simmons
  • Hill College
  • Hills Dale Baptist
  • Hofstra
  • Howard College
  • Howard Payne University
  • Illinois Tech
  • Johns Hopkins
  • Johnson University
  • Kansas State University
  • Lakeland College
  • Lamar University
  • Lawrence University
  • LeTourneau University
  • Lonestar Community College
  • Louisiana State University
  • Loyola University of New Orleans
  • Lubbock Christian University
  • Marcair Aviation
  • Marion Military Institute
  • McMurry University
  • Michigan State
  • Midwestern State University
  • Mott Community College
  • Navarro College
  • Nebraska
  • New England University
  • New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts
  • North Central Texas College
  • North Lake Community
  • Northeast Junior College
  • Northwestern University
  • Notre Dame
  • NYU
  • NYU Shanghai
  • Odessa College
  • Ogle School
  • Ohio State University
  • Oklahoma Baptist University
  • Oklahoma Christian University
  • Oklahoma City University
  • Oklahoma Panhandle State University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Ole Miss
  • Oral Roberts University
  • Oregon State
  • Prairieview A&M
  • Purdue University
  • Ranger College
  • Rhodes College
  • Richland College
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Sam Houston State University
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Scripps College
  • Seattle Central College
  • South Plains College
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Southwestern Kansas
  • Southwestern University
  • St. Andrews
  • St. Edwards University
  • St. Mary's University
  • Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Swarthmore College
  • Syracuse University
  • Tarleton State University
  • Tarrant County College
  • Texas A&M College Station
  • Texas A&M Commerce
  • Texas A&M Corpus Christi
  • Texas A&M Galveston
  • Texas A&M Kingsville
  • Texas A&M Texarkana
  • Texas Army National Guard
  • Texas Christian University
  • Texas Southern University
  • Texas State University
  • Texas Tech University
  • Texas Wesleyan University
  • Texas Women's University
  • The Art Institute of Dallas
  • Trinity University
  • Trinity Valley Community College
  • Tufts University
  • Tulsa School of Welding
  • University North Texas
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of California Los Angeles
  • University of Central Arkansas
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Dallas
  • University of Denver
  • University of Florida
  • University of Houston
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Louisiana-Lafayette
  • University of Mary Hardin–Baylor
  • University of Miami
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • University of Mississippi
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Ottawa
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Texas
  • University of Texas Austin
  • University of Texas Dallas
  • University of Texas San Antonio
  • University of Texas Tyler
  • University of the Ozarks
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wyoming
  • US Naval Academy
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • West Texas A&M
  • Western Illinois University
  • Yale
  • MILITARY
  • WORKFORCE
* - This list is still being compiled